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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 26 Oct 2017

Thursday Oct 26, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Oct 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Oct 2017


Summary: 36 quakes M3+, 15 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (53 total)
Magnitude 3+: 36 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 15 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 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 5.2 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G on Thu, 26 Oct 17h33
M 5.0 quake: Southeastern Siberia, Russia on Thu, 26 Oct 16h26
M 4.8 quake: 38km WNW of Agustin Codazzi, Colombia on Thu, 26 Oct 07h59
M 4.7 quake: 123km WNW of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea on Thu, 26 Oct 19h29
M 4.7 quake: 130km SSE of Itoman, Japan on Thu, 26 Oct 17h16
M 4.6 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Thu, 26 Oct 12h32
M 4.6 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Thu, 26 Oct 17h10
M 4.6 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Thu, 26 Oct 17h32
M 4.5 quake: 100km SSE of Ust'-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia on Thu, 26 Oct 00h13
M 4.4 quake: NEAR COAST OF NORTHERN PERU on Thu, 26 Oct 13h57

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017

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Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.2), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Geysir (6 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Hrómundartindur (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Hveravellir (1 quake mag 2.3) ... [more]
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Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (7 quakes between mag 0.9-4.6), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Bardarbunga (10 quakes between mag 0.3-3.4), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Grímsnes (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9) ... [more]

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