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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 16 Oct 2017
Monday Oct 16, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Oct 2017Summary: 19 quakes M3+, 13 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (38 total)
+: 19 earthquakes
+: 13 earthquakes
+: 6 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.4 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Mon, 16 Oct 18h09M 5.2 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Mon, 16 Oct 18h36M 5.1 quake: TONGA REGION on Mon, 16 Oct 18h20M 5.1 quake: TONGA REGION on Mon, 16 Oct 20h03M 5.0 quake: EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G. on Mon, 16 Oct 12h02M 5.0 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Mon, 16 Oct 12h47M 4.9 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge on Mon, 16 Oct 18h08M 4.9 quake: SOLOMON ISLANDS on Mon, 16 Oct 20h05M 4.7 quake: Off Coast of Central Chile on Mon, 16 Oct 19h29M 4.6 quake: 118km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Mon, 16 Oct 06h37
Saturday, Oct 14, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar
(4 quakes between mag 0.8-2.0), Augustine
(1 quake mag 2.7), Clear Lake
(5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Coso
(4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Grensdalur
(15 quakes between mag 0.1-2.5), Hekla
(2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4) ... [more]
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