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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 16 Sep 2017
Saturday Sep 16, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Sep 2017Summary: 38 quakes M3+, 34 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (77 total)
+: 38 earthquakes
+: 34 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.5 quake: Northern Xinjiang, China on Sat, 16 Sep 10h11M 5.2 quake: Near East Coast of Kamchatka on Sat, 16 Sep 21h00M 5.1 quake: Oaxaca, Mexico on Sat, 16 Sep 14h18M 5.0 quake: Solomon Islands on Sat, 16 Sep 12h36M 5.0 quake: OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO on Sat, 16 Sep 17h07M 4.9 quake: 157km ESE of Lambasa, Fiji on Sat, 16 Sep 11h24M 4.9 quake: 52km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands on Sat, 16 Sep 17h15M 4.8 quake: Ecuador on Sat, 16 Sep 04h21M 4.8 quake: Off Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Sat, 16 Sep 11h23M 4.7 quake: 149km E of Iwo Jima, Japan on Sat, 16 Sep 17h38
Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017
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) ... [more]
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