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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 12 Jan 2018
Friday Jan 12, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Jan 2018Summary: 26 quakes M3+, 17 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (45 total)
+: 26 earthquakes
+: 17 earthquakes
+: 2 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.1 quake: Savu Sea on Fri, 12 Jan 21h49M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands on Fri, 12 Jan 13h00M 4.9 quake: 78km E of Nishinoomote, Japan on Fri, 12 Jan 09h51M 4.9 quake: Myanmar on Fri, 12 Jan 15h23M 4.8 quake: Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region on Fri, 12 Jan 03h40M 4.7 quake: OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR on Fri, 12 Jan 04h23M 4.7 quake: CHAGOS ARCHIPELAGO REGION on Fri, 12 Jan 10h50M 4.6 quake: MOLUCCA SEA on Fri, 12 Jan 01h49M 4.6 quake: 107km NE of Chichi-shima, Japan on Fri, 12 Jan 12h56M 4.6 quake: SOUTHERN PERU on Fri, 12 Jan 15h03
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Volcano Calendar 2017
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: The most active volcano in the world with a record long lasting eruption since 1983: images of lava flows, lava lakes, explosions, lava meeting the ocean, aerials and more.