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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017

Wednesday Nov 15, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Nov 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Nov 2017


Summary: 41 quakes M3+, 34 quakes M4+, 12 quakes M5+ (87 total)
Magnitude 3+: 41 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 34 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 12 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 of Mariana Islands on Wed, 15 Nov 00h24
M 5.5 quake: South Korea on Wed, 15 Nov 05h29
M 5.4 quake: Volcano Islands, Japan Region on Wed, 15 Nov 08h48
M 5.3 quake: Solomon Islands on Wed, 15 Nov 00h36
M 5.3 quake: East of South Sandwich Islands on Wed, 15 Nov 02h02
M 5.2 quake: Tonga Islands on Wed, 15 Nov 05h00
M 5.1 quake: 103km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia on Wed, 15 Nov 08h23
M 5.1 quake: Loyalty Islands on Wed, 15 Nov 20h23
M 5.0 quake: Indian Ocean Triple Junction on Wed, 15 Nov 00h23
M 5.0 quake: Eastern Caucasus on Wed, 15 Nov 19h48

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Nov 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (5 quakes between mag 1.2-2.5), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.6-1.8), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), Koryaksky (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Loihi (1 quake mag 1.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Nov 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Nov 13, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.8-2.4), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-2.0), Copahue (1 quake mag 3.0), Coso (1 quake mag 1.3), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.7) ... [more]

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