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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 7 Jan 2018

Sunday Jan 07, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  7 Jan 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 7 Jan 2018


Summary: 33 quakes M3+, 13 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (50 total)
Magnitude 3+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 13 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 5.6 quake: Myanmar-India Border Region on Sun, 7 Jan 06h47
M 5.4 quake: Komandorskiye Ostrova Region on Sun, 7 Jan 02h24
M 5.1 quake: Near Coast of Nicaragua on Sun, 7 Jan 08h55
M 5.0 quake: MARIANA ISLANDS REGION on Sun, 7 Jan 00h42
M 4.8 quake: Turkmenistan on Sun, 7 Jan 01h10
M 4.7 quake: 80km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Sun, 7 Jan 06h06
M 4.6 quake: South of the Fiji Islands on Sat, 6 Jan 23h58
M 4.6 quake: NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN on Sun, 7 Jan 09h19
M 4.6 quake: 76km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala on Sun, 7 Jan 19h01
M 4.5 quake: 82km W of Petrolia, CA on Sun, 7 Jan 19h01

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Saturday, 6 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  6 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Jan 06, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.1), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.9), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.5-2.1), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.6), Etna (1 quake mag 1.7) ... [more]
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]

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