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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 24 April 2020

Saturday Apr 25, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Apr 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Apr 2020

Summary: 197 quakes M2+, 102 quakes M3+, 46 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (350 total)
Magnitude 2+: 197 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 102 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 46 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.6*10^13 J (10.1 GWh / 8708 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (24 Apr 2020):


#1: M 5.5 quake: 116 Km al suroeste de San Marcos, Guatemala on Fri, 24 Apr 00h30
#2: M 5.3 quake: South Pacific Ocean on Fri, 24 Apr 05h41
#3: M 5.0 quake: 164 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS (Mexico) on Fri, 24 Apr 01h30
#4: M 5.0 quake: Dodecanese Islands, Greece on Fri, 24 Apr 13h16
#5: M 5.0 quake: South of the Fiji Islands on Fri, 24 Apr 18h44
#6: M 4.8 quake: Maharashtra-andh. Pradesh, India on Fri, 24 Apr 06h23
#7: M 4.8 quake: 90 Km al norte de Trujillo, Honduras on Fri, 24 Apr 22h01
#8: M 4.8 quake: 7km WSW of Orzu, Tajikistan on Fri, 24 Apr 22h32
#9: M 4.7 quake: South Indian Ocean on Fri, 24 Apr 05h58
#10: M 4.7 quake: Romania on Fri, 24 Apr 22h04

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on jueves, 23 abr 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 24 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Apr 24, 2020
Quakes detected near: Acquasparta (1 quake mag 1.4), Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.7), Apaneca Range (4 quakes between mag 2.1-2.8), Ceyhan-Osmaniye (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.0), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 24 Apr 2020
Friday, Apr 24, 2020
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 23 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Apr 23, 2020
Quakes detected near: Acatenango (1 quake mag 3.8), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.1-2.5), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.3), Clear Lake (29 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Coso (13 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Griggs (1 quake mag 1.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Apr 2020
Thursday, Apr 23, 2020
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020
Quakes detected near: Apoyeque (1 quake mag 1.9), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Bulusan (1 quake mag 1.7), Cabalian (3 quakes between mag 2.4-3.2), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5) ... [more]

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