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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 11 Aug 2017
Friday Aug 11, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Aug 2017Summary: 31 quakes M3+, 15 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (51 total)
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+: 15 earthquakes
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+: 1 earthquake
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 6.2 quake: Philippine Islands Region on Fri, 11 Aug 05h28M 5.5 quake: Near Coast of Peru on Fri, 11 Aug 21h45M 5.1 quake: Salta Province, Argentina on Fri, 11 Aug 04h31M 5.0 quake: OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO on Fri, 11 Aug 01h07M 5.0 quake: Tanimbar Islands Reg., Indonesia on Fri, 11 Aug 15h36M 4.9 quake: 43km SSE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska on Fri, 11 Aug 06h18M 4.7 quake: 16km NW of Vice, Peru on Fri, 11 Aug 20h17M 4.6 quake: Taiwan on Fri, 11 Aug 01h58M 4.6 quake: ANDAMAN ISLANDS, INDIA REGION on Fri, 11 Aug 03h34M 4.5 quake: Southern Italy on Fri, 11 Aug 02h38
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Raung volcano photos
: One of the largest and most active volcanoes in East Java, rarely-visited and relatively unknown Raung became (in)famous during its recent eruption in 2015 when its frequent ash plumes forced the repeated closure of Bali's airport.
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