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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 1 October 2020

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

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 3 quakes 5.0+, 32 quakes 4.0+, 123 quakes 3.0+, 427 quakes 2.0+ (587 total)
Global seismic activity level on 1 October 2020: HIGH

Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 123 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 427 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.6 x 1014 joules (101 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 86930 tons of TNT or 5.4 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

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


#1: 6.4 quake: 41 Km NE of Pangai, Tonga, 1 Oct 2020 01h13
#2: 6.1 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G., Papua New Guinea, 1 Oct 2020 10h34
#3: 5.3 quake: 72 Km SW of Atka, Alaska, USA, 1 Oct 2020 10h25
#4: 5.0 quake: New Zealand, 1 Oct 2020 17h20
#5: 5.0 quake: Admiralty Islands Region, P.N.G., Papua New Guinea, 1 Oct 2020 22h04
#6: 4.9 quake: 4km NE of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 00h31
#7: 4.9 quake: 16 km W of Kéfalos, Greece, 1 Oct 2020 11h05
#8: 4.9 quake: 240 km WSW of Tual, Indonesia, 1 Oct 2020 18h15
#9: 4.8 quake: 80 Km Al Sur De Playa El Cuco, El Salvador, 1 Oct 2020 00h24
#10: 4.7 quake: Fiji Islands Region, 1 Oct 2020 12h17

Earthquakes reported felt:


#1: 4.9 quake: 4km NE of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 00h31 - 54 reports
#2: 6.1 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G., Papua New Guinea, 1 Oct 2020 10h34 - 34 reports
#3: 4.4 quake: 4 km N of Huarte-Uharte, Spain, 1 Oct 2020 00h21 - 31 reports
#4: 3.0 quake: 3km E of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 03h38 - 14 reports
#5: 3.8 quake: 8km WSW of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 00h41 - 12 reports
#6: 6.4 quake: 41 Km NE of Pangai, Tonga, 1 Oct 2020 01h13 - 8 reports
#7: 3.6 quake: 7km NE of Foothill Ranch, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 00h31 - 5 reports
#8: 2.6 quake: 16 Km W of Sparta, North Carolina, USA, 1 Oct 2020 19h53 - 5 reports
#9: 2.9 quake: 14 Km E of Pamplona, Spain, 1 Oct 2020 07h48 - 4 reports
#10: 3.0 quake: 5km NE of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 21h22 - 3 reports
#11: 4.1 quake: Southern California, USA, 1 Oct 2020 00h58 - 3 reports
#12: 2.4 quake: 6km W of Glen Ellen, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 10h08 - 3 reports
#13: 3.0 quake: Canale Di Sicilia Meridionale (MARE), Malta, 1 Oct 2020 03h45 - 3 reports
#14: 3.1 quake: 23 Km SSW of Birkirkara, Malta, 1 Oct 2020 09h00 - 2 reports
#15: 3.1 quake: 4km NE of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 06h58 - 2 reports
#16: 2.7 quake: 4km NE of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 03h46 - 2 reports
#17: 3.5 quake: Near The Coast Of Western Turkey, 1 Oct 2020 17h44 - 2 reports
#18: 3.2 quake: 3km E of Westmorland, CA, USA, 1 Oct 2020 01h11 - 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, 30 sep 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Thursday, Oct 01, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Oct 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Barva (1 quake mag 2.3), Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (1 quake mag 3.7), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Etna (1 quake mag 2.2) ... read all
Thursday, Oct 01, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
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Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 15 quakes 6.0+, 130 quakes 5.0+, 1006 quakes 4.0+, 3213 quakes 3.0+, 6191 quakes 2.0+ (10556 total) ... read all

 

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