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World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 18 October 2020

Monday Oct 19, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Oct 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Oct 2020

Summary: 6 quakes 5.0+, 33 quakes 4.0+, 101 quakes 3.0+, 176 quakes 2.0+ (316 total)
Global seismic activity level on 18 October 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 101 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 176 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1 x 1013 joules (8.68 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7470 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (18 Oct 2020):

#1: 5.4 quake: 114 Km Al Oeste-NO De Mancora, Talara-Piura, Peru, 18 Oct 2020 06:58
#2: 5.2 quake: South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, 18 Oct 2020 00:05
#3: 5.1 quake: New Zealand, 18 Oct 2020 03:28
#4: 5.1 quake: 272 Km SSE of Alo, Wallis And Futuna, Fiji, 18 Oct 2020 09:42
#5: 5.0 quake: Kermadec Islands Region, New Zealand, 18 Oct 2020 03:28
#6: 5.0 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 18 Oct 2020 22:48
#7: 4.8 quake: 25 Km ENE of Guiuan, Philippines, 18 Oct 2020 05:46
#8: 4.8 quake: 91 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia, 18 Oct 2020 06:01
#9: 4.8 quake: Preliminary; 140 KM SW OF WRIGLEY, NT, Canada, 18 Oct 2020 16:46
#10: 4.6 quake: South of Bali, Indonesia, 18 Oct 2020 07:03

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.5 quake: Dodecanese Is.-turkey Border Reg, Greece, 18 Oct 2020 11:19 - 25 reports
#2: 4.3 quake: 4 km NW of Skiáthos, Greece, 18 Oct 2020 08:07 - 16 reports
#3: 3.9 quake: 30 Km W of Chakwal, Pakistan, 18 Oct 2020 20:05 - 14 reports
#4: 4.1 quake: Western Honshu, Japan, 18 Oct 2020 18:28 - 7 reports
#5: 3.0 quake: 9km NNE of Delta, B.C., MX, Mexico, 18 Oct 2020 10:33 - 6 reports
#6: 4.2 quake: 31 Km Al Norte De Garrote, Panamá, Panama, 18 Oct 2020 04:22 - 6 reports
#7: 4.0 quake: 23 Km Al NORTE De GPE VICTORIA(KM.43), BC, Mexico, 18 Oct 2020 10:31 - 5 reports
#8: 3.3 quake: 48 Km ESE of Agria, Greece, 18 Oct 2020 05:35 - 3 reports
#9: 4.6 quake: South of Bali, Indonesia, 18 Oct 2020 07:03 - 3 reports
#10: 4.1 quake: 23 Km Al NORTE De GPE VICTORIA(KM.43), BC, Mexico, 18 Oct 2020 19:04 - 3 reports
#11: 2.7 quake: 45 Km N of Watonga, USA, 18 Oct 2020 22:47 - 2 reports
#12: 2.7 quake: 47 Km ESE of Agria, Greece, 18 Oct 2020 11:25 - 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
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