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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 20 Dec 2017

Wednesday Dec 20, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Dec 2017
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Dec 2017


Summary: 39 quakes M3+, 15 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (58 total)
Magnitude 3+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 15 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 5.5 quake: Southeast of Shikoku, Japan on Wed, 20 Dec 13h40
M 5.0 quake: Southeast of Shikoku, Japan on Wed, 20 Dec 14h44
M 5.0 quake: Southeast of Shikoku, Japan on Wed, 20 Dec 15h39
M 5.0 quake: Peru-Bolivia Border Region on Wed, 20 Dec 18h53
M 4.8 quake: Northern and Central Iran on Wed, 20 Dec 19h57
M 4.7 quake: CRETE, GREECE on Wed, 20 Dec 04h18
M 4.7 quake: Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge on Wed, 20 Dec 18h33
M 4.6 quake: GRENADA REGION, WINDWARD ISLANDS on Wed, 20 Dec 04h13
M 4.6 quake: Banda Sea on Wed, 20 Dec 20h00
M 4.6 quake: Western Iran on Wed, 20 Dec 20h22

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Tuesday, 19 Dec 2017

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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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 19 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Bezymianny (27 quakes between mag 0.7-2.5), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.7-2.6), Girekol (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Dec 18, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.9), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.5), Bezymianny (16 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.1-2.0), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 2.6) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Dec 17, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.2), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Bezymianny (27 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.2), Katla (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]

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