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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 16 Mar 2017

Thursday Mar 16, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Mar 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Mar 2017


Summary: 64 quakes M3+, 21 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (91 total)
Magnitude 3+: 64 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 21 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 6 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: South of Bali, Indonesia on Thu, 16 Mar 18h39
M 5.2 quake: Solomon Islands on Thu, 16 Mar 18h25
M 5.2 quake: TONGA on Thu, 16 Mar 06h30
M 5.1 quake: Salta Province, Argentina on Thu, 16 Mar 08h08
M 5.1 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Thu, 16 Mar 08h29
M 5.0 quake: Colombia on Thu, 16 Mar 15h38
M 4.8 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Thu, 16 Mar 04h12
M 4.8 quake: 214 km S 40? E of Tarragona (Davao Oriental) on Thu, 16 Mar 17h16
M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 16 Mar 19h37
M 4.7 quake: EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G. on Thu, 16 Mar 14h12

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 15 Mar 2017

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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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 15 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akita-Yake-yama (1 quake mag 3.2), Azuma (1 quake mag 2.8), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Conchagua (1 quake mag 3.3), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Douglas (1 quake mag 2.2), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.1), Krísuvík (1 quake mag 1.7), Long Valley (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.2), Reykjanes (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Rotorua (1 quake mag 2.3), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 2.6), Spurr (1 quake mag 2.2), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Tongariro (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.1), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.4), West Crater (1 quake mag 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 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.2), Askja (1 quake mag 1.1), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.3), Katla (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.1), Mammoth Mountain (2 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 1.1-2.4), Ngauruhoe (3 quakes between mag 0.9-2.4), Reporoa (1 quake mag 1.6) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Mar 13, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.9), Bandai (1 quake mag 3.1), Bardarbunga (7 quakes between mag 0.3-3.7), Bezymianny (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5), Bogoslof (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Hasan Dagi (1 quake mag 2.2), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Hualalai (1 quake mag 1.6), Maroa (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.6), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.4), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.6), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.3), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.6), Stromboli (1 quake mag 2.2), Torfajökull (1 quake mag 1.3) (updated 23h50) ... [more]

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