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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 5 Jan 2018

Friday Jan 05, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  5 Jan 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 Jan 2018


Summary: 30 quakes M3+, 21 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (53 total)
Magnitude 3+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 21 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: 136km N of Lae, Papua New Guinea on Fri, 5 Jan 16h36
M 5.0 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 5 Jan 15h54
M 4.7 quake: 21km SE of Ito, Japan on Fri, 5 Jan 20h47
M 4.7 quake: 13km NNW of Hasaki, Japan on Fri, 5 Jan 02h02
M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 5 Jan 07h56
M 4.6 quake: NW Balkan Region on Fri, 5 Jan 03h06
M 4.6 quake: Izu Islands, Japan region on Fri, 5 Jan 03h53
M 4.5 quake: 22km SE of Ito, Japan on Fri, 5 Jan 19h37
M 4.5 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 5 Jan 19h12
M 4.5 quake: Ceram Sea on Fri, 5 Jan 11h23

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 4 Jan 2018

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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  4 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jan 04, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.9), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 2.0), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 2.0), Katla (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Long Valley (18 quakes between mag 0.1-2.6) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 03, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Apo (1 quake mag 2.3), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-2.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-3.6), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Hengill (1 quake mag 1.0), Katla (11 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.7), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4) ... [more]

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