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World Earthquake Report for Friday, 31 July 2020

Saturday Aug 01, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  1 Aug 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 1 Aug 2020

Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 29 quakes 4.0+, 83 quakes 3.0+, 198 quakes 2.0+ (315 total)

Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 83 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 198 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.8 x 1013 joules (16 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 13754 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (31 Jul 2020):


#1: M 5.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 31 Jul 06h06
#2: M 5.5 quake: D'Entrecasteaux Islands Region (Papua New Guinea) on Fri, 31 Jul 10h02
#3: M 5.3 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Fri, 31 Jul 16h04
#4: M 5.1 quake: Solomon Islands on Fri, 31 Jul 17h06
#5: M 5.1 quake: Central Peru on Fri, 31 Jul 10h03
#6: M 4.9 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Fri, 31 Jul 02h11
#7: M 4.9 quake: D'Entrecasteaux Islands Region (Papua New Guinea) on Fri, 31 Jul 16h17
#8: M 4.8 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 31 Jul 05h16
#9: M 4.7 quake: Izu Islands, Japan region on Fri, 31 Jul 08h37
#10: M 4.7 quake: Eastern Sea of Japan on Fri, 31 Jul 13h57

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, 30 jul 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Friday, Jul 31, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 31 Jul 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Coatepeque (1 quake mag 2.1), Cosigüina (1 quake mag 2.4), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.0) ... read all
Friday, Jul 31, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during July 2020
Jump to daily reports for Jul 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31
Summary: 2 quakes 7.0+, 9 quakes 6.0+, 112 quakes 5.0+, 1045 quakes 4.0+, 3165 quakes 3.0+, 6211 quakes 2.0+ (10544 total) ... read all
Friday, Jul 31, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Jul 2020
Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 29 quakes 4.0+, 92 quakes 3.0+, 173 quakes 2.0+ (299 total) ... read all
Thursday, Jul 30, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Jul 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.7), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Cabalian (1 quake mag 3.3), Cerro Singüil (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2) ... read all
Thursday, Jul 30, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during July 2020
Jump to daily reports for Jul 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30
Summary: 2 quakes 7.0+, 9 quakes 6.0+, 106 quakes 5.0+, 1021 quakes 4.0+, 3083 quakes 3.0+, 6008 quakes 2.0+ (10229 total) ... read all

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