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World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 27 September 2020

Monday Sep 28, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Sep 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Sep 2020

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 32 quakes 4.0+, 115 quakes 3.0+, 238 quakes 2.0+ (389 total)
Global seismic activity level on 27 September 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 115 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 238 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.1 x 1013 joules (11.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 9839 tons of TNT or 0.6 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (27 Sep 2020):


#1: 5.6 quake: 127 Km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska, USA, 27 Sep 2020 04h12
#2: 5.3 quake: 6 km ENE of Masagua, Guatemala, 27 Sep 2020 09h40
#3: 5.2 quake: 73 Km E of New Plymouth, New Zealand, 27 Sep 2020 03h47
#4: 5.2 quake: Eastern Honshu, Japan, 27 Sep 2020 04h13
#5: 4.8 quake: Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region, 27 Sep 2020 19h54
#6: 4.7 quake: Pacific Antarctic Ridge, 27 Sep 2020 00h35
#7: 4.7 quake: Southwestern Ryukyu Isl., Japan, 27 Sep 2020 06h38
#8: 4.7 quake: Kashmir-Xizang Border Region, India, 27 Sep 2020 17h27
#9: 4.7 quake: 10 km WSW of Bela, Pakistan, 27 Sep 2020 18h17
#10: 4.7 quake: 235 km E of Levuka, Fiji, 27 Sep 2020 18h21

Earthquakes reported felt:


#1: 5.2 quake: 73 Km E of New Plymouth, New Zealand, 27 Sep 2020 03h47 - 228 reports
#2: 2.7 quake: 8 km NE of Kraaifontein, South Africa, 27 Sep 2020 07h12 - 105 reports
#3: 5.3 quake: 6 km ENE of Masagua, Guatemala, 27 Sep 2020 09h40 - 61 reports
#4: 3.4 quake: 10km NE of Milpitas, CA, USA, 27 Sep 2020 22h54 - 30 reports
#5: 4.7 quake: Kashmir-Xizang Border Region, India, 27 Sep 2020 17h27 - 16 reports
#6: 3.5 quake: 1 Km N of La Parguera, Puerto Rico, 27 Sep 2020 04h29 - 12 reports
#7: 3.3 quake: 48 Km N of Whakatane, New Zealand, 27 Sep 2020 03h53 - 9 reports
#8: 2.0 quake: 10km NE of Milpitas, CA, USA, 27 Sep 2020 22h58 - 8 reports
#9: 2.7 quake: 9 Km SW of Sawmill, Arizona, USA, 27 Sep 2020 05h38 - 8 reports
#10: 5.2 quake: Eastern Honshu, Japan, 27 Sep 2020 04h13 - 7 reports
#11: 3.9 quake: 29 km SSE of Karyes, Greece, 27 Sep 2020 16h05 - 4 reports
#12: 4.1 quake: 159 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Mexico, 27 Sep 2020 07h23 - 4 reports
#13: 4.3 quake: 34 Km S of Karyes, Greece, 27 Sep 2020 12h58 - 4 reports
#14: 3.3 quake: Aegean Sea, Greece, 27 Sep 2020 12h28 - 4 reports
#15: 4.1 quake: Aegean Sea, Greece, 27 Sep 2020 13h16 - 3 reports
#16: 2.3 quake: 10km NE of Milpitas, CA, USA, 27 Sep 2020 15h12 - 3 reports
#17: 3.9 quake: 26 Km Al Sureste De Jacó, Costa Rica, 27 Sep 2020 21h34 - 2 reports
#18: 2.6 quake: 1km NNW of Loma Linda, CA, USA, 27 Sep 2020 11h57 - 2 reports
#19: 2.7 quake: Aegean Sea, Greece, 27 Sep 2020 01h47 - 2 reports
#20: 4.2 quake: 30 Km SSE of Karyes, Greece, 27 Sep 2020 12h22 - 2 reports
#21: 5.6 quake: 127 Km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska, USA, 27 Sep 2020 04h12 - 2 reports
#22: 2.9 quake: 38 Km E of Wellington, New Zealand, 27 Sep 2020 01h54 - 2 reports
#23: 2.0 quake: 10km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA, USA, 27 Sep 2020 01h07 - 2 reports
#24: 3.0 quake: 63 Km Al Sur De Izatapa, Guatemala, 27 Sep 2020 04h58 - 2 reports
#25: 3.1 quake: 72 Km E of New Plymouth, New Zealand, 27 Sep 2020 04h53 - 2 reports
#26: 3.7 quake: 24 Km of Kiasar, Mazandaran, Iran, 27 Sep 2020 07h08 - 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 sábado, 26 sep 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Sep 2020
Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 1 quake 5.0+, 27 quakes 4.0+, 123 quakes 3.0+, 221 quakes 2.0+ (373 total)
Global seismic activity level on 26 September 2020: MODERATE
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