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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 23 July 2020

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

Summary: 32 quakes M4+, 98 quakes M3+, 195 quakes M2+ (325 total)

Magnitude 4+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 98 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 195 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 5 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.4*10^13 J (3.76 GWh / 3238 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (23 Jul 2020):


#1: M 4.9 quake: 56 km ESE of Sand Point, Alaska (USA) on Thu, 23 Jul 11h08
#2: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 23 Jul 17h33
#3: M 4.8 quake: Luzon, Philippines on Thu, 23 Jul 04h41
#4: M 4.8 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 23 Jul 10h52
#5: M 4.8 quake: 47 km al S de Moquegua (Peru) on Thu, 23 Jul 13h19
#6: M 4.8 quake: Komandorskiye Ostrova Region (Russia) on Thu, 23 Jul 15h47
#7: M 4.6 quake: 123 km ESE of Iwaki, Japan on Thu, 23 Jul 13h19
#8: M 4.6 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Thu, 23 Jul 19h55
#9: M 4.6 quake: 63 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (USA) on Thu, 23 Jul 19h56
#10: M 4.5 quake: Xizang (China) on Thu, 23 Jul 00h47

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 miércoles, 22 jul 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Thursday, Jul 23, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 23 Jul 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 2.2), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5), Conchagüita (1 quake mag 2.9), Cosigüina (3 quakes between mag 2.8-3.8), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.1) ... read all
Thursday, Jul 23, 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Jul 2020
Summary: 1 quake M7+, 1 quake M6+, 11 quakes M5+, 36 quakes M4+, 116 quakes M3+, 225 quakes M2+ (390 total) ... read all
Wednesday, Jul 22, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Jul 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Baru (1 quake mag 3.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Clear Lake (27 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Cosigüina (3 quakes between mag 2.3-2.5), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Dutton (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2) ... read all

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