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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 1 August 2020

Sunday Aug 02, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  2 Aug 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 2 Aug 2020

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 7 quakes 5.0+, 40 quakes 4.0+, 83 quakes 3.0+, 154 quakes 2.0+ (286 total)

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 40 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 83 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 154 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1 x 1014 joules (85.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 73807 tons of TNT or 4.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (1 Aug 2020):


#1: M 6.3 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Sat, 1 Aug 17h09
#2: M 6.0 quake: Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea) on Sat, 1 Aug 19h22
#3: M 5.7 quake: Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea) on Sat, 1 Aug 19h08
#4: M 5.5 quake: South of Fiji Islands (Tonga) on Sat, 1 Aug 19h45
#5: M 5.3 quake: Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sat, 1 Aug 09h17
#6: M 5.2 quake: Solomon Islands on Sat, 1 Aug 12h15
#7: M 5.2 quake: Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea) on Sat, 1 Aug 19h18
#8: M 5.1 quake: Near Coast of Peru on Sat, 1 Aug 08h25
#9: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 1 Aug 12h15
#10: M 4.9 quake: 74 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (USA) on Sat, 1 Aug 07h00

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 viernes, 31 jul 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Saturday, Aug 01, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Aug 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 2.0), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Cosigüina (1 quake mag 2.5), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.6), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 1.3) ... read all
Saturday, Aug 01, 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+, 1056 quakes 4.0+, 3196 quakes 3.0+, 6260 quakes 2.0+ (10635 total) ... read all
Saturday, Aug 01, 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) ... read all

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