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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 15 Sep 2017

Fri, 15 Sep 2017, 23:20
23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Sep 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Sep 2017


Summary: 39 quakes M3+, 20 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (63 total)
Magnitude 3+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 20 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 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 5.7 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Fri, 15 Sep 18h48
M 5.0 quake: Easter Island Region on Fri, 15 Sep 01h38
M 5.0 quake: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Fri, 15 Sep 12h37
M 5.0 quake: 34km NE of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia on Fri, 15 Sep 12h37
M 4.8 quake: Myanmar on Fri, 15 Sep 01h36
M 4.7 quake: Lake Tanganyika Region on Fri, 15 Sep 17h45
M 4.7 quake: Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge on Fri, 15 Sep 15h55
M 4.6 quake: 154km NE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia on Fri, 15 Sep 17h26
M 4.6 quake: OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO on Fri, 15 Sep 01h11
M 4.6 quake: West Chile Rise on Fri, 15 Sep 05h26

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 14 Sep 2017

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Thu, 14 Sep 2017, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Sep 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Acigöl-Nevsehir (1 quake mag 2.1), Akyarlar (13 quakes between mag 0.8-2.2), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5) ... read all
Thu, 14 Sep 2017, 23:20
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Sep 2017
Summary: 39 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (68 total) ... read all
Wed, 13 Sep 2017, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Sep 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (8 quakes between mag 0.9-2.3), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.7-2.7), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 2.0-2.3), Krafla (1 quake mag 1.3), Long Valley (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8) ... read all
Wed, 13 Sep 2017, 23:20
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Sep 2017
Summary: 29 quakes M3+, 33 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (63 total) ... read all
Tue, 12 Sep 2017, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 Sep 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (8 quakes between mag 0.5-2.6), Avachinsky (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.8), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 1.6) ... read all

 

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