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World Earthquake Report for Saturday, 14 November 2020

Sun, 15 Nov 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Nov 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Nov 2020

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 35 quakes 4.0+, 81 quakes 3.0+, 218 quakes 2.0+ (338 total)
Global seismic activity level on 14 November 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 81 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 218 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.7 x 1013 joules (10.2 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8778 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (14 Nov 2020):

#1: 5.4 quake 15 km SW of Alik Ghund, Pakistan, 14 Nov 7.56 am (GMT +5)
#2: 5.4 quake 39 km W of Isangel, Vanuatu, 14 Nov 5.42 pm (GMT +11)
#3: 5.1 quake Mid-Indian Ridge 14 Nov 3.39 pm (GMT +5)
#4: 5.0 quake 113 km NW of Naha, Japan, 15 Nov 7.57 am (GMT +9)
#5: 4.9 quake 23 km ESE of Mawlaik, Myanmar (Burma), 14 Nov 3.20 pm (GMT +6:30)
#6: 4.9 quake PRINCE EDWARD ISLANDS REGION, South Africa, 14 Nov 2.47 pm (GMT +2)
#7: 4.9 quake 90 km WSW of Labuan, Indonesia, 14 Nov 10.32 pm (GMT +7)
#8: 4.8 quake 161 km WNW of Barentsburg, Svalbard & Jan Mayen, 14 Nov 12.41 am (GMT +0)
#9: 4.8 quake 255 km E of Levuka, Fiji, 15 Nov 12.12 am (GMT +13)
#10: 4.8 quake 99 km E of Iquique, Chile, 14 Nov 11.29 am (GMT -3)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 5.4 quake 15 km SW of Alik Ghund, Pakistan, 14 Nov 7.56 am (GMT +5) - 95 reports
#2: 4.5 quake SW CABO DE SAN VICENTE, Morocco, 14 Nov 7.30 pm (GMT -1) - 15 reports
#3: 2.1 quake 5.3 km WNW of Rijeka, Croatia, 14 November 22:43 UTC - 7 reports
#4: 3.6 quake 13 miles WNW of Stanley, Idaho, 13 Nov 9.28 pm (GMT -7) - 6 reports
#5: 4.9 quake 23 km ESE of Mawlaik, Myanmar (Burma), 14 Nov 3.20 pm (GMT +6:30) - 5 reports
#6: 4.1 quake 5.1 km ENE of Loja, Ecuador, 2020-11-14 11:55:02 - 2 reports
#7: 2.8 quake 2.4 km SE of Cluses, France, 14 November 07:27 UTC - 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
Sat, 14 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 14 Nov 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (32 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Eldey (1 quake mag 1.0), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.5), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ... read all
Sat, 14 Nov 2020, 23:35
4.8 quake TAIWAN REGION, Philippines, 15 Nov 7.15 am (GMT +8)
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake was reported only 18 minutes ago by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 16 km beneath the epicenter in the morning on Sunday 15 November 2020 at 7.15 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
Sat, 14 Nov 2020, 23:17
4.6 quake 123 km WNW of Naha, Japan, 15 Nov 7.57 am (GMT +9)
A intermediate magnitude 4.6 earthquake was reported in the morning near the city of Naha, Japan. ... read all
Sat, 14 Nov 2020, 22:44
5.2 quake 24 mi E of Olancha, California, 13 Nov 1.14 am (GMT -8)
An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred early morning on Friday 13 November 2020 at 1.14 am local time near the village of Olancha, California, as reported by the United States Geological Survey (USGS). ... read all
Sat, 14 Nov 2020, 19:12
4.2 quake 14 Nov 12:48 pm (GMT -6)
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported a magnitude 4.2 quake in Mexico near the town of San Pedro Comitancillo only 23 minutes ago. The earthquake hit around noon on Saturday 14 November 2020 at 12.48 pm local time at a very shallow depth of 6 km. 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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