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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 12 June 2020
Saturday Jun 13, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Jun 2020
Summary: 179 quakes M2+, 105 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (311 total)
+: 179 earthquakes
+: 105 earthquakes
+: 24 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.1*10^13 J (11.4 GWh / 9777 tons of TNT / 0.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (12 Jun 2020):
#1: M 5.7 quake: Prince Edward Islands Region on Fri, 12 Jun 02h53
#2: M 5.3 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 12 Jun 07h29
#3: M 5.1 quake: Ascension Island Region (St. Helena) on Fri, 12 Jun 00h53
#4: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 12 Jun 07h11
#5: M 4.8 quake: Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 12 Jun 19h16
#6: M 4.8 quake: Tonga on Fri, 12 Jun 19h09
#7: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 12 Jun 03h20
#8: M 4.7 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Fri, 12 Jun 13h03
#9: M 4.6 quake: South Of Java, Indonesia on Fri, 12 Jun 10h51
#10: M 4.6 quake: Shikoku, Japan on Fri, 12 Jun 11h30
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Friday, Jun 12, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja
(1 quake mag 1.0), Bardarbunga
(9 quakes between mag 0.5-2.3), Clear Lake
(28 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso
(7 quakes between mag 0.7-1.9), Grímsvötn
(7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Kilauea
(4 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8) ...
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