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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 6 Jan 2018

Saturday Jan 06, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  6 Jan 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 6 Jan 2018


Summary: 31 quakes M3+, 17 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (49 total)
Magnitude 3+: 31 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 17 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):


M 5.0 quake: 217 km S 37 on Sat, 6 Jan 18h35
M 4.9 quake: Northern Molucca Sea on Sat, 6 Jan 15h39
M 4.9 quake: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sat, 6 Jan 10h26
M 4.8 quake: BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION on Sat, 6 Jan 10h36
M 4.7 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Sat, 6 Jan 18h35
M 4.7 quake: Iran-Iraq Border Region on Sat, 6 Jan 15h22
M 4.7 quake: South of Panama on Sat, 6 Jan 14h00
M 4.7 quake: NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN on Sat, 6 Jan 13h45
M 4.6 quake: 188km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea on Sat, 6 Jan 18h15
M 4.6 quake: NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR on Sat, 6 Jan 19h30

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Friday, 5 Jan 2018

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  5 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Jan 05, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.5), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.8-2.6), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Douglas (1 quake mag 1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.9), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2) ... [more]
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]

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