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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 18 November 2020

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

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 28 quakes 4.0+, 87 quakes 3.0+, 235 quakes 2.0+ (354 total)
Global seismic activity level on 18 November 2020: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 28 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 87 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 235 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.3 x 1013 joules (6.42 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5525 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.3 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 18 Nov 11.42 am (GMT +7)
#2: 5.1 quake Southeast of Honshu, Japan, 18 Nov 10.00 am (GMT +9)
#3: 5.1 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 18 Nov 6.37 pm (GMT +7)
#4: 5.0 quake South of Java, Indonesia, 18 Nov 7.28 am (GMT +7)
#5: 4.9 quake - 264 km N of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, 19 Nov 5.05 am (GMT +10)
#6: 4.7 quake - 46 km SW of Vinchina, Argentina, 18 Nov 3.03 am (GMT -3)
#7: 4.7 quake HINDU KUSH REGION, AFGHANISTAN, 18 Nov 3.03 pm (GMT +4:30)
#8: 4.7 quake New Zealand 19 Nov 8.33 am (GMT +13)
#9: 4.6 quake 111 Km Al Nor-Este De Santa María De Nieva, Condorcanqui - Amazonas, Peru, 17 Nov 7.49 pm (GMT -5)
#10: 4.6 quake 56 Km NE of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea, 18 Nov 8.23 pm (GMT +10)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 2.5 quake 4 Km NE of Magna, Utah, USA, 18 Nov 3.17 pm (GMT -7) - 8 reports
#2: 4.3 quake Greece 19 Nov 1.10 am (GMT +2) - 4 reports
#3: 5.3 quake Southern Sumatra, Indonesia, 18 Nov 11.42 am (GMT +7) - 4 reports
#4: 4.5 quake 70 Km NNW of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands, 18 Nov 7.59 am (GMT -4) - 4 reports
#5: 3.1 quake - 7 km SSW of Potala Pastillo, Puerto Rico, 18 Nov 12.09 pm (GMT -4) - 2 reports
#6: 4.4 quake 015 Km N 35° E of Dimasalang (Masbate), Philippines, 19 Nov 3.56 am (GMT +8) - 2 reports
#7: 2.5 quake 4 Km SW of Cotopaxi, Colorado, USA, 17 Nov 5.20 pm (GMT -7) - 2 reports

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
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Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
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Previous news
Wed, 18 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 18 Nov 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Erciyes Dağ (1 quake mag 1.9), Etna (5 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Herdubreid (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.8) ... read all
Wed, 18 Nov 2020, 23:30
4.3 quake SOUTHERN GREECE 19 Nov 1.11 am (GMT +2)
Just 4 minutes ago, a 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck near the town of Kopanáki, Greece. The tremor was recorded early morning on Thursday 19 November 2020 at 1.11 am local time, at a very shallow depth of 2 km below the surface. ... read all
Wed, 18 Nov 2020, 20:16
4.4 quake 19 Nov 3:56 am (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 occurred only 16 minutes ago 95 km southeast of Legaspi, Philippines, PHIVOLCS reported. ... read all
Wed, 18 Nov 2020, 19:09
4.4 quake 19 Nov 4:43 am (GMT +10)
A magnitude 4.4 earthquake was reported only 25 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 moderately shallow depth of 54 km beneath the epicenter early morning on Thursday 19 November 2020 at 4.43 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, 18 Nov 2020, 18:41
3.1 quake 18 Nov 8:21 am (GMT -10)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.1 occurred only 9 minutes ago 23 miles southeast of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. ... read all

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