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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 20 Apr 2017

Thursday Apr 20, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Apr 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Apr 2017


Summary: 53 quakes M3+, 20 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+ (80 total)
Magnitude 3+: 53 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 20 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 7 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 5.5 quake: Kuril Islands on Thu, 20 Apr 11h41
M 5.5 quake: Tonga Islands on Thu, 20 Apr 22h59
M 5.3 quake: Southeast of Easter Island on Thu, 20 Apr 22h04
M 5.2 quake: Kuril Islands on Thu, 20 Apr 08h42
M 5.2 quake: Catamarca Province, Argentina on Thu, 20 Apr 21h24
M 5.0 quake: Off Coast of Ecuador on Thu, 20 Apr 11h32
M 5.0 quake: Kuril Islands on Thu, 20 Apr 15h20
M 4.9 quake: Kuril Islands on Thu, 20 Apr 16h01
M 4.8 quake: OFF COAST OF ECUADOR on Thu, 20 Apr 11h32
M 4.6 quake: 105km S of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Thu, 20 Apr 09h52

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 19 Apr 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 19 Apr 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 2.0), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.2), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Katla (39 quakes between mag 0.1-3.1), Long Valley (8 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Paco (1 quake mag 3.3), Ragang (1 quake mag 2.6), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 2.4), Vesuvius (2 quakes between mag 1.2-2.0), Whale Island (1 quake mag 2.1), White Island (1 quake mag 1.9), Zhupanovsky (1 quake mag 1.7) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Apr 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Etna (1 quake mag 1.7), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Klyuchevskoy (1 quake mag 1.5), Krísuvík (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Loihi (1 quake mag 1.6), Long Valley (13 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Mammoth Mountain (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Ragang (4 quakes between mag 2.0-2.4), Reykjanes (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.9), Ruapehu (8 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Sousaki (1 quake mag 2.3), Udina (1 quake mag 1.6), Ushkovsky (1 quake mag 1.8), Vulcano (1 quake mag 2.1), Öraefajökull (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4) (updated 23h50) ... [more]

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