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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 11 Jan 2018

Thursday Jan 11, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Jan 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Jan 2018


Summary: 45 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 14 quakes M5+ (83 total)
Magnitude 3+: 45 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 24 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 14 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 5.9 quake: Myanmar on Thu, 11 Jan 18h26
M 5.5 quake: Iran-Iraq Border Region on Thu, 11 Jan 06h59
M 5.4 quake: IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION on Thu, 11 Jan 07h21
M 5.2 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Thu, 11 Jan 17h53
M 5.2 quake: Myanmar on Thu, 11 Jan 18h38
M 5.2 quake: Myanmar on Thu, 11 Jan 18h43
M 5.1 quake: Iran-Iraq Border Region on Thu, 11 Jan 07h14
M 5.1 quake: Reykjanes Ridge on Thu, 11 Jan 09h46
M 5.1 quake: 12 km al Sureste de Bijagua, Upala. on Thu, 11 Jan 17h03
M 5.1 quake: Southeast of Ryukyu Islands on Thu, 11 Jan 00h43

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 10 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 10 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Irazu (2 quakes between mag 2.9-3.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  9 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jan 09, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.9), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.5-2.3), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1) ... [more]

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