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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 11 November 2020

Thu, 12 Nov 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Nov 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Nov 2020

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 34 quakes 4.0+, 85 quakes 3.0+, 252 quakes 2.0+ (375 total)
Global seismic activity level on 11 November 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 34 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 85 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 252 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 7.6 x 1013 joules (21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 18086 tons of TNT or 1.1 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (11 Nov 2020):

#1: 5.9 quake Fiji Islands Region 10 Nov 12.48 pm (GMT -12)
#2: 5.6 quake 197 km S of Hutami, Japan, 11 Nov 2.17 pm (GMT +9)
#3: 5.0 quake 16 km SW of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 11 Nov 4.54 am (GMT +1)
#4: 5.0 quake 129 km N of Basco, Philippines, 12 Nov 5.33 am (GMT +8)
#5: 4.9 quake 119 km ESE of Caburan, Philippines, 11 Nov 11.40 pm (GMT +8)
#6: 4.8 quake 17 km NNE of Centar Župa, North Macedonia, 11 Nov 3.25 pm (GMT +1)
#7: 4.8 quake 110 km ESE of Hengchun, Taiwan, 12 Nov 5.35 am (GMT +8)
#8: 4.8 quake 28 km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea, 12 Nov 8.54 am (GMT +10)
#9: 4.7 quake 153 km W of Gorontalo, Indonesia, 12 Nov 2.48 am (GMT +8)
#10: 4.6 quake 162 km NW of Nuku‘alofa, Tonga, 11 Nov 6.36 pm (GMT +13)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.0 quake 16 km SW of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 11 Nov 4.54 am (GMT +1) - 657 reports
#2: 4.6 quake 45 km WSW of Al Aḩmadī, Kuwait, 11 Nov 5.56 pm (GMT +3) - 223 reports
#3: 4.8 quake 17 km NNE of Centar Župa, North Macedonia, 11 Nov 3.25 pm (GMT +1) - 155 reports
#4: 4.5 quake 18 km NE of Mytilinioí, Greece, 11 Nov 8.49 am (GMT +2) - 54 reports
#5: 4.4 quake 16 km SSW of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 11 Nov 4.43 pm (GMT +1) - 44 reports
#6: 4.4 quake 17 km SSW of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 11 Nov 11.59 am (GMT +1) - 10 reports
#7: 3.4 quake 11 miles NE of Salinas, California, 11 Nov 12.26 pm (GMT -8) - 8 reports
#8: 3.7 quake 14 km S of Quepos, Costa Rica, 2020-11-10 21:28:41 - 7 reports
#9: 3.9 quake 15 km S of Manalongon, Philippines, 12 November 2020 - 07:25 AM (PST) - 6 reports
#10: 2.0 quake 7.2 miles NE of San Jose, California, 11 November 09:51 UTC - 4 reports
#11: 2.9 quake 19 km S of Peshkopi, Albania, 11 November 14:57 UTC - 3 reports
#12: 4.0 quake 19 km NNW of Dalhousie, India, 11 November 20:59 UTC - 3 reports
#13: 3.4 quake 17 km N of La Fortuna, Costa Rica, 2020-11-11 03:53:10 - 2 reports
#14: 2.6 quake 12 km ENE of Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany, 11 November 03:56 UTC - 2 reports
#15: 3.7 quake 20 km SW of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 11 November 12:26 UTC - 2 reports
#16: 2.4 quake 13 miles SE of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, 11 November 14:08 UTC - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
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Previous news
Wed, 11 Nov 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 Nov 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.0), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1) ... read all
Wed, 11 Nov 2020, 23:14
4.8 quake 23 km E of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea, 12 Nov 8.54 am (GMT +10)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred only 18 minutes ago 23 km east of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported. ... read all
Wed, 11 Nov 2020, 22:03
4.8 quake 110 km ESE of Hengchun, Taiwan, 12 Nov 5.35 am (GMT +8)
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake was reported only 27 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter early morning on Thursday 12 November 2020 at 5.35 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... read all
Wed, 11 Nov 2020, 21:08
3.0 quake 11 miles NE of Salinas, California, 11 Nov 12.48 pm (GMT -8)
Just 6 minutes ago, a 3.0-magnitude earthquake struck near the town of San Juan Bautista, California. The tremor was recorded around noon on Wednesday 11 November 2020 at 12.48 pm local time, at a very shallow depth of 4 miles below the surface. ... read all
Wed, 11 Nov 2020, 20:46
3.4 quake 5km S of San Juan Bautista, CA, USA, 11 Nov 12.26 pm (GMT -8)
A very shallow magnitude 3.4 earthquake was reported around noon near the town of San Juan Bautista, California. ... read all

 

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