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World Earthquake Report for Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Wed, 7 Oct 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  7 Oct 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 7 Oct 2020

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 3 quakes 5.0+, 44 quakes 4.0+, 105 quakes 3.0+, 226 quakes 2.0+ (379 total)
Global seismic activity level on 6 October 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 44 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 105 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 226 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.4 x 1014 joules (38.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 33014 tons of TNT or 2.1 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (6 Oct 2020):

#1: 6.0 quake: Fiji Islands Region, 6 Oct 2020 10:11
#2: 5.9 quake: 68 Km SE of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, 6 Oct 2020 05:54
#3: 5.4 quake: Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 6 Oct 2020 04:24
#4: 5.4 quake: South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, 6 Oct 2020 13:56
#5: 4.9 quake: 148 km S of Dampit, Indonesia, 6 Oct 2020 13:52
#6: 4.9 quake: Near S. Coast of Honshu, Japan, 6 Oct 2020 23:02
#7: 4.8 quake: 107 Km Al O De Tirúa, Chile, 6 Oct 2020 05:06
#8: 4.8 quake: 13 km W of Ternate, Indonesia, 6 Oct 2020 08:47
#9: 4.7 quake: Kashmir-Xizang Border Region, China, 6 Oct 2020 06:13
#10: 4.6 quake: Eastern Honshu, Japan, 6 Oct 2020 06:27

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.3 quake: 7km NE of Idyllwild, CA, USA, 6 Oct 2020 23:29 - 11 reports
#2: 4.2 quake: 10 km SSE of Guánica, Puerto Rico, 6 Oct 2020 23:03 - 9 reports
#3: 3.0 quake: 5km E of Westmorland, CA, USA, 6 Oct 2020 08:50 - 7 reports
#4: 5.9 quake: 68 Km SE of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, 6 Oct 2020 05:54 - 6 reports
#5: 4.0 quake: South of Java, Indonesia, 6 Oct 2020 13:59 - 4 reports
#6: 4.8 quake: 107 Km Al O De Tirúa, Chile, 6 Oct 2020 05:06 - 4 reports
#7: 3.2 quake: 0 Km E of Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, 6 Oct 2020 01:25 - 3 reports
#8: 2.0 quake: 18km NW of Parkfield, CA, USA, 6 Oct 2020 04:06 - 3 reports
#9: 4.6 quake: 28 Km ESE of Phek, India, 6 Oct 2020 22:02 - 3 reports
#10: 4.2 quake: 54 Km Al SUR De SALINA CRUZ, OAX, Mexico, 6 Oct 2020 05:17 - 3 reports
#11: 4.1 quake: 4.1 Km NE of Gjögurtá, Iceland, 6 Oct 2020 05:47 - 2 reports
#12: 3.5 quake: Near Coast Of Maharashtra, India, 6 Oct 2020 16:03 - 2 reports
#13: 4.6 quake: 37 Km Al SUR De S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX, Mexico, 6 Oct 2020 06:19 - 2 reports
#14: 2.0 quake: 4km NNW of Pinnacles, CA, USA, 6 Oct 2020 10:27 - 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
Previous news
Tue, 6 Oct 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Oct 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Askja (1 quake mag 1.1), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.6-1.7), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Etna (7 quakes between mag 1.2-2.3) ... read all
Tue, 6 Oct 2020, 00:24
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  6 Oct 2020
Summary: 8 quakes 5.0+, 25 quakes 4.0+, 80 quakes 3.0+, 202 quakes 2.0+ (315 total)
Global seismic activity level on 5 October 2020: MODERATE
... read all
Mon, 5 Oct 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Oct 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.4), Grímsnes (14 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8) ... read all

 

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