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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 12 November 2020

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

Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 32 quakes 4.0+, 96 quakes 3.0+, 229 quakes 2.0+ (360 total)
Global seismic activity level on 12 November 2020: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 96 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 229 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2 x 1013 joules (5.59 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4807 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.1 quake 46 km S of Retalhuleu, Guatemala, 11 Nov 9.21 pm (GMT -6)
#2: 5.1 quake 47 km NE of Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte, Philippines, 12 Nov 3.18 pm (GMT +8)
#3: 5.1 quake Fiji Islands Region 13 Nov 3.34 am (GMT +13)
#4: 4.9 quake South of Africa 12 Nov 1.10 pm (GMT +2)
#5: 4.9 quake 184 km N of Sola, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, 12 Nov 10.13 pm (GMT +11)
#6: 4.8 quake 89 km SSW of Dompu, Indonesia, 12 Nov 11.48 am (GMT +8)
#7: 4.8 quake 10.4 km SSE of Xunchang, China, 13 Nov 3.18 am (GMT +8)
#8: 4.7 quake 155 km NE of Bitung, Indonesia, 12 Nov 9.18 am (GMT +8)
#9: 4.7 quake 31 km ENE of Uzgen, Kyrgyzstan, 12 Nov 2.25 pm (GMT +6)
#10: 4.5 quake New Zealand 12 Nov 12.11 pm (GMT +12)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.1 quake 47 km NE of Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte, Philippines, 12 Nov 3.18 pm (GMT +8) - 19 reports
#2: 2.9 quake 30 miles NNE of Camas, Washington, 12 Nov 12.49 pm (GMT -8) - 6 reports
#3: 5.1 quake 46 km S of Retalhuleu, Guatemala, 11 Nov 9.21 pm (GMT -6) - 6 reports
#4: 2.3 quake 15 miles NE of Harrison, Arkansas, 12 November 07:40 UTC - 5 reports
#5: 3.8 quake 19 km WNW of Wawa, Philippines, 12 November 2020 - 08:41 PM (PST) - 4 reports
#6: 3.2 quake 15 miles SW of Mountain View 11 Nov 4.05 pm (GMT -10) - 3 reports
#7: 4.8 quake 89 km SSW of Dompu, Indonesia, 12 Nov 11.48 am (GMT +8) - 3 reports
#8: 3.7 quake 21 km S of Bokākhāt, India, 12 November 21:53 UTC - 3 reports
#9: 2.9 quake 19 km SW of Gostivar, North Macedonia, 12 November 21:02 UTC - 3 reports
#10: 2.4 quake 13 km NW of Salerno, Italy, 12 November 17:49 UTC - 2 reports
#11: 2.1 quake 25 miles N of Ridgecrest, California, 12 November 10:48 UTC - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
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Previous news
Thu, 12 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 12 Nov 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 2.8), Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Etna (4 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9), Herdubreid (10 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2) ... read all
Thu, 12 Nov 2020, 23:02
4.3 quake 64 km ENE of Punta Gorda, Belize, 12 Nov 4.42 pm (GMT -6)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake was reported only 15 minutes ago by the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies (INETER), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in this part of the world. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter in the afternoon on Thursday 12 November 2020 at 4.42 pm 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
Thu, 12 Nov 2020, 21:16
4.2 quake 47 km ENE of Vinchina, Argentina, 12 Nov 5.56 pm (GMT -3)
Just 13 minutes ago, a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near the town of Vinchina, Argentina. The tremor was recorded in the afternoon on Thursday 12 November 2020 at 5.56 pm local time, at an intermediate to considerable depth of 225 km below the surface. ... read all
Thu, 12 Nov 2020, 21:09
3.2 quake 30 miles NNE of Camas 12 Nov 12.49 pm (GMT -8)
A magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported only 7 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 5.7 miles beneath the epicenter around noon on Thursday 12 November 2020 at 12.49 pm 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
Thu, 12 Nov 2020, 20:25
3.1 quake 12 miles NNE of Elim, Alaska, 12 Nov 11.05 am (GMT -9)
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported a magnitude 3.1 quake in the Alaska near the village of Elim only 7 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the morning on Thursday 12 November 2020 at 11.05 am local time at a very shallow depth of mile. 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

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