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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 8 July 2020

Thursday Jul 09, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  9 Jul 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 Jul 2020

Summary: 3 quakes M5+, 35 quakes M4+, 89 quakes M3+, 196 quakes M2+ (323 total)

Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 89 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 196 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.1*10^13 J (5.93 GWh / 5105 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (8 Jul 2020):


#1: M 5.1 quake: 100 km SSE of Akhiok, Alaska (USA) on Wed, 8 Jul 01h07
#2: M 5.1 quake: Western Indian Antarctic Ridge on Wed, 8 Jul 09h08
#3: M 5.0 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Wed, 8 Jul 08h27
#4: M 4.9 quake: Off West Coast of Northern Sumatra (Indonesia) on Wed, 8 Jul 04h03
#5: M 4.8 quake: Luzon, Philippines on Wed, 8 Jul 00h28
#6: M 4.8 quake: Poland on Wed, 8 Jul 05h19
#7: M 4.8 quake: 22 km al SUROESTE de COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO (Mexico) on Wed, 8 Jul 17h22
#8: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jul 19h51
#9: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jul 20h42
#10: M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jul 11h05

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 martes, 7 jul 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Wednesday, Jul 08, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  8 Jul 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2), Coso (16 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Etna (1 quake mag 1.9), Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 1.3), Hrómundartindur (6 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.8-1.9) ... read all
Wednesday, Jul 08, 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 Jul 2020
Summary: 5 quakes M5+, 39 quakes M4+, 84 quakes M3+, 195 quakes M2+ (323 total) ... read all
Tuesday, Jul 07, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  7 Jul 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (8 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.0), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Etna (1 quake mag 1.5), Gamkonora (1 quake mag 2.6) ... read all
Tuesday, Jul 07, 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  7 Jul 2020
Summary: 173 quakes M2+, 101 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 2 quakes M6+ (312 total) ... read all
Monday, Jul 06, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Jul 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.0), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.2) ... read all

 

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