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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 17 Feb 2017

Friday Feb 17, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Feb 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Feb 2017


Summary: 37 quakes M3+, 17 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (56 total)
Magnitude 3+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 17 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):


M 5.3 quake: Near North Coast of Irian Jaya on Fri, 17 Feb 11h21
M 5.2 quake: Leyte, Philippines on Fri, 17 Feb 09h18
M 4.7 quake: 36km NNW of Hirara, Japan on Fri, 17 Feb 01h18
M 4.7 quake: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Fri, 17 Feb 05h04
M 4.7 quake: SOLOMON ISLANDS on Fri, 17 Feb 14h05
M 4.7 quake: 24km NW of Waikoloa Village, Hawaii on Fri, 17 Feb 15h33
M 4.7 quake: Central East Pacific Rise on Fri, 17 Feb 19h31
M 4.7 quake: 227km SE of Sarangani, Philippines on Fri, 17 Feb 21h33
M 4.6 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Fri, 17 Feb 21h33
M 4.5 quake: 25 km al S de Mejillones on Fri, 17 Feb 09h17

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 16 Feb 2017

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 Feb 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Feb 16, 2017
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Katla (13 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Krísuvík (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Lunar Crater (1 quake mag 1.1), Methana (1 quake mag 2.1), Rausu (1 quake mag 2.9), Taranaki (1 quake mag 3.3) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Feb 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akagi (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.2-2.8), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0), Denison (1 quake mag 1.7), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Hekla (1 quake mag 1.9), Kaguyak (1 quake mag 2.1), Katmai (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.1), Kolbeinsey Ridge (1 quake mag 1.0), Lavic Lake (1 quake mag 1.6), Mammoth Mountain (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Reporoa (1 quake mag 1.0), Reykjanes (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Sibayak (1 quake mag 3.5), Tenerife (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.4) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Feb 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Coso (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.9-2.3), Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.3), Klyuchevskoy (4 quakes between mag 1.5-1.6), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Lassen (1 quake mag 1.0), Long Valley (15 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Ontake-san (1 quake mag 2.7), Sibayak (2 quakes between mag 3.6-3.8) (updated 23h50) ... [more]

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