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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 12 October 2020

Tue, 13 Oct 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Oct 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Oct 2020

Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 42 quakes 4.0+, 80 quakes 3.0+, 226 quakes 2.0+ (353 total)
Global seismic activity level on 12 October 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 42 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 80 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 226 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.6 x 1013 joules (10.1 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8705 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (12 Oct 2020):

#1: 5.5 quake: 142 Km Al SUROESTE De MAPASTEPEC, CHIS, Mexico, 12 Oct 2020 04:13
#2: 5.2 quake: 48 Km N of Palekastro, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 04:11
#3: 5.1 quake: 45 km N of Palekastro, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 00:30
#4: 5.0 quake: 4 km NE of Nuevo San Carlos, Guatemala, 12 Oct 2020 06:06
#5: 5.0 quake: 92 km WSW of Türkmenbaşy, Turkmenistan, 12 Oct 2020 11:47
#6: 4.9 quake: South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, 12 Oct 2020 00:39
#7: 4.9 quake: 48 Km S of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, 12 Oct 2020 18:41
#8: 4.9 quake: 26 Km NNE of Isangel, Vanuatu, 12 Oct 2020 23:49
#9: 4.8 quake: 128 Km Al Suroeste De Mapastepec, México, Mexico, 12 Oct 2020 07:03
#10: 4.8 quake: 25 Km NNE of Socorro, Philippines, 12 Oct 2020 19:21

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.2 quake: 48 Km N of Palekastro, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 04:11 - 167 reports
#2: 5.1 quake: 45 km N of Palekastro, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 00:30 - 95 reports
#3: 5.0 quake: 4 km NE of Nuevo San Carlos, Guatemala, 12 Oct 2020 06:06 - 17 reports
#4: 4.4 quake: 34 km N of Palekastro, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 00:44 - 10 reports
#5: 3.9 quake: 46 Km NNE of Sitia, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 05:00 - 6 reports
#6: 4.3 quake: 35 km SSE of Yilan, Taiwan, 12 Oct 2020 15:39 - 5 reports
#7: 3.9 quake: 49 Km NNE of Sitia, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 08:53 - 5 reports
#8: 3.2 quake: GERMANY - 15km De Euskirchen, 12 Oct 2020 23:19 - 5 reports
#9: 2.1 quake: Mediterranean Sea, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 03:20 - 5 reports
#10: 4.1 quake: 48 Km NNE of Sitia, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 02:38 - 5 reports
#11: 4.8 quake: 25 Km NNE of Socorro, Philippines, 12 Oct 2020 19:21 - 4 reports
#12: 3.1 quake: 49 Km NNE of Sitia, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 04:51 - 3 reports
#13: 4.2 quake: 133 Km Al Suroeste De Mapastepec, México, Mexico, 12 Oct 2020 05:53 - 2 reports
#14: 2.5 quake: 024 Km S 68° W of General Luna (Surigao Del Norte), Philippines, 12 Oct 2020 19:25 - 2 reports
#15: 2.7 quake: Mediterranean Sea, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 04:42 - 2 reports
#16: 2.9 quake: 43 Km SSW of Fokia, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 06:08 - 2 reports
#17: 2.3 quake: 3km ENE of San Ramon, CA, USA, 12 Oct 2020 01:16 - 2 reports
#18: 2.3 quake: Mediterranean Sea, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 05:12 - 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
Mon, 12 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 12 Oct 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.3), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Etna (5 quakes between mag 1.2-1.6), Ghegam (1 quake mag 2.5) ... read all
Mon, 12 Oct 2020, 18:00
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during October 2020
Jump to daily reports for Oct 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
Summary: 5 quakes 6.0+, 52 quakes 5.0+, 378 quakes 4.0+, 1197 quakes 3.0+, 2810 quakes 2.0+ (4442 total) ... read all
Mon, 12 Oct 2020, 00:24
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Oct 2020
Summary: 1 quake 5.0+, 20 quakes 4.0+, 99 quakes 3.0+, 180 quakes 2.0+ (300 total)
Global seismic activity level on 11 October 2020: MODERATE
... read all
Sun, 11 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 11 Oct 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), Etna (1 quake mag 1.2), Hofsjökull volcano (1 quake mag 1.4), Katla (1 quake mag 1.1), Kilauea (7 quakes between mag 1.7-3.1) ... read all
Sun, 11 Oct 2020, 18:00
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during October 2020
Jump to daily reports for Oct 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11
Summary: 5 quakes 6.0+, 47 quakes 5.0+, 341 quakes 4.0+, 1111 quakes 3.0+, 2582 quakes 2.0+ (4086 total) ... read all

 

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