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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 13 August 2020

Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Aug 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Aug 2020

Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 35 quakes 4.0+, 83 quakes 3.0+, 170 quakes 2.0+ (291 total)

Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 83 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 170 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.2 x 1013 joules (11.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9935 tons of TNT or 0.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (13 Aug 2020):


#1: M 5.7 quake: Unimak Island region, Alaska (USA) on Thu, 13 Aug 06h39
#2: M 5.1 quake: Tanzania on Thu, 13 Aug 14h54
#3: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 13 Aug 01h51
#4: M 4.8 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 13 Aug 03h09
#5: M 4.8 quake: Xizang (China) on Thu, 13 Aug 04h27
#6: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 13 Aug 08h43
#7: M 4.8 quake: Seram, Indonesia on Thu, 13 Aug 08h24
#8: M 4.8 quake: Tajikistan on Thu, 13 Aug 18h07
#9: M 4.8 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 13 Aug 22h55
#10: M 4.8 quake: south of Tonga on Thu, 13 Aug 23h34

Earthquakes reported felt:


#1: M 5.1 quake: Tanzania on Thu, 13 Aug 14h54 - 13 reports
#2: M 4.3 quake: E Tipasa.arg (Algeria) on Thu, 13 Aug 08h04 - 4 reports
#3: M 3.4 quake: 5 km WSW of Fuig, Puerto Rico on Thu, 13 Aug 10h41 - 3 reports
#4: M 3.7 quake: 26 km NW of Stanley, Idaho (USA) on Thu, 13 Aug 19h54 - 3 reports
#5: M 3.7 quake: 34 km al NO de Quillota (Chile) on Thu, 13 Aug 12h35 - 2 reports
#6: M 4.8 quake: Tajikistan on Thu, 13 Aug 18h07 - 2 reports

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, 12 ago 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Aug 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.3), Askja (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.2), Etna (1 quake mag 1.2) ... read all
Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 08:30
Shakemap of this evening's earthquake in Tanzania (image: USGS)
A strong, dangerous magnitude 6.0 quake hit 82 km SE of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, beneath the Indian Ocean. ... read all
Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 00:24
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Aug 2020
Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 8 quakes 5.0+, 25 quakes 4.0+, 85 quakes 3.0+, 191 quakes 2.0+ (310 total) ... read all
Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 Aug 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Black Peak (1 quake mag 1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.7), Eldey (1 quake mag 1.0), Etna (1 quake mag 1.6) ... read all

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