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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 10 Aug 2017

Thursday Aug 10, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Aug 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Aug 2017


Summary: 38 quakes M3+, 22 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (65 total)
Magnitude 3+: 38 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 22 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 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 5.4 quake: Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Thu, 10 Aug 09h51
M 5.1 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thu, 10 Aug 00h36
M 5.0 quake: Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia on Thu, 10 Aug 05h57
M 5.0 quake: Kuril Islands on Thu, 10 Aug 07h07
M 5.0 quake: Unimak Island Region, Alaska on Thu, 10 Aug 22h28
M 4.9 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Thu, 10 Aug 00h43
M 4.8 quake: Solomon Islands on Thu, 10 Aug 01h52
M 4.6 quake: NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA on Thu, 10 Aug 00h10
M 4.6 quake: Azores Islands Region on Thu, 10 Aug 04h28
M 4.6 quake: 265km NE of Santa Cruz das Flores, Portugal on Thu, 10 Aug 06h46

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 9 Aug 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  9 Aug 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Aug 09, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (21 quakes between mag 0.9-2.5), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 3.3), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7), Kaba (1 quake mag 2.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  8 Aug 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Aug 08, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (14 quakes between mag 1.0-2.2), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.0), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 3.0), Katla (23 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Kilauea (7 quakes between mag 1.6-3.0) ... [more]

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