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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 17 Mar 2017

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

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


Summary: 54 quakes M3+, 26 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (86 total)
Magnitude 3+: 54 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 26 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 5.8 quake: Venezuela on Fri, 17 Mar 18h35
M 5.6 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Fri, 17 Mar 10h18
M 5.1 quake: 120km ESE of Bitung, Indonesia on Fri, 17 Mar 06h59
M 5.1 quake: NEAR TANEGASHIMA ISLAND on Fri, 17 Mar 06h57
M 5.0 quake: Banda Sea on Fri, 17 Mar 14h52
M 5.0 quake: 85km NNE of Auki, Solomon Islands on Fri, 17 Mar 18h05
M 4.9 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Fri, 17 Mar 06h10
M 4.8 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Fri, 17 Mar 08h02
M 4.8 quake: Off Coast of Costa Rica on Fri, 17 Mar 10h32
M 4.8 quake: Andaman Islands, India Region on Fri, 17 Mar 14h01

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 16 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 16 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Mar 16, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.3-3.9), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.9), Etna (8 quakes between mag 1.1-2.6), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Katla (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Kverkfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Maroa (1 quake mag 1.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.6), Mount Rainier (1 quake mag 1.1), Salton Buttes (4 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Silver Lake (1 quake mag 3.4), Öraefajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.9) (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 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]

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