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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 18 April 2020
Sunday Apr 19, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Apr 2020Summary: 191 quakes M2+, 109 quakes M3+, 35 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (341 total)
+: 191 earthquakes
+: 109 earthquakes
+: 35 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.4*10^14 J (151 GWh / 1.3*10^5 tons of TNT / 8.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (18 Apr 2020):
#1: M 6.6 quake: Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Sat, 18 Apr 08h25
#2: M 5.7 quake: Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Sat, 18 Apr 09h24
#3: M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 18 Apr 22h18
#4: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 18 Apr 07h51
#5: M 5.0 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Sat, 18 Apr 17h45
#6: M 5.0 quake: Kermadec Islands, New Zealand on Sat, 18 Apr 21h09
#7: M 4.9 quake: Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Sat, 18 Apr 02h08
#8: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 18 Apr 00h54
#9: M 4.8 quake: Mid Indian Ridge on Sat, 18 Apr 18h05
#10: M 4.7 quake: 188km ESE of Neiafu, Tonga on Sat, 18 Apr 03h31
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
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: A third tectonic setting where volcanism occurs is believed to be the result of mantle plumes and not directly related to plate boundaries. So called hot spot volcanoes fall into this category.