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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Thursday Sep 24, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 24 Sep 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 24 Sep 2020

Summary: 27 quakes 4.0+, 107 quakes 3.0+, 224 quakes 2.0+ (358 total)
Global seismic activity level on 23 September 2020: LOW

Magnitude 4+: 27 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 107 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 224 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 5 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.2 x 1013 joules (3.25 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2798 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

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


#1: 4.9 quake: East of Philippine Islands, Philippines, 23 Sep 2020 02h51
#2: 4.9 quake: 45 Km NNW of Patao, Philippines, 23 Sep 2020 04h06
#3: 4.8 quake: Near North Coast of Irian Jaya, Indonesia, 23 Sep 2020 05h44
#4: 4.8 quake: Northern Molucca Sea, Indonesia, 23 Sep 2020 22h07
#5: 4.8 quake: Philippine Islands Region, Philippines, 23 Sep 2020 22h19
#6: 4.7 quake: 72 km S of Hualien City, Taiwan, 23 Sep 2020 04h00
#7: 4.7 quake: Off West Coast of Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, 23 Sep 2020 15h34
#8: 4.5 quake: 020 Km N 28° W of Cataingan (Masbate), Philippines, 23 Sep 2020 16h05
#9: 4.5 quake: 104 Km Al Suroeste De Acajutla, El Salvador, 23 Sep 2020 20h42
#10: 4.4 quake: 25 Km Al Suroeste De Izatapa, Guatemala, 23 Sep 2020 18h46

Earthquakes reported felt:


#1: 3.2 quake: 11km NW of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA, 23 Sep 2020 12h24 - 31 reports
#2: 4.2 quake: 3 km NE of Lushnjë, Albania, 23 Sep 2020 23h25 - 18 reports
#3: 3.0 quake: NE VALLE DE EG, Spain, 23 Sep 2020 21h21 - 11 reports
#4: 3.1 quake: 30 Km S of Tirana, Albania, 23 Sep 2020 23h22 - 6 reports
#5: 4.9 quake: East of Philippine Islands, Philippines, 23 Sep 2020 02h51 - 6 reports
#6: 3.9 quake: 26 Km of As-SulaymanIyah, Iraq, 23 Sep 2020 18h29 - 4 reports
#7: 3.6 quake: Adriatic Sea, Albania, 23 Sep 2020 05h30 - 3 reports
#8: 2.7 quake: Near The Coast Of Western Turkey, 23 Sep 2020 02h25 - 2 reports
#9: 3.3 quake: Near The Coast Of Western Turkey, 23 Sep 2020 01h50 - 2 reports
#10: 3.2 quake: 15km SSW of Searles Valley, CA, USA, 23 Sep 2020 14h17 - 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 martes, 22 sep 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 23 Sep 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.5), Cerro Singüil (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Coso (12 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Etna (11 quakes between mag 1.1-2.9) ... read all
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 14 quakes 6.0+, 105 quakes 5.0+, 750 quakes 4.0+, 2366 quakes 3.0+, 4513 quakes 2.0+ (7749 total) ... read all
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Sep 2020
Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 27 quakes 4.0+, 98 quakes 3.0+, 178 quakes 2.0+ (306 total)
Global seismic activity level on 22 September 2020: MODERATE
... read all
Tuesday, Sep 22, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Sep 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8), Cerro Singüil (2 quakes between mag 2.4-2.4), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), El Hierro (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.0), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3) ... read all
Tuesday, Sep 22, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 14 quakes 6.0+, 102 quakes 5.0+, 726 quakes 4.0+, 2254 quakes 3.0+, 4304 quakes 2.0+ (7401 total) ... read all

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