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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 13 Jan 2018

Saturday Jan 13, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Jan 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Jan 2018


Summary: 22 quakes M3+, 15 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (40 total)
Magnitude 3+: 22 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 15 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 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 5.5 quake: Solomon Islands on Sat, 13 Jan 11h24
M 5.2 quake: 37km WSW of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska on Sat, 13 Jan 01h35
M 5.1 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G on Sat, 13 Jan 20h58
M 4.9 quake: North of Ascension Island on Sat, 13 Jan 05h31
M 4.9 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Sat, 13 Jan 14h19
M 4.8 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sat, 13 Jan 07h11
M 4.5 quake: 10 km al Norte de Tierras Morenas, Tilaran. on Sat, 13 Jan 13h01
M 4.5 quake: SOUTHERN IRAN on Sat, 13 Jan 17h05
M 4.3 quake: IRAN-IRAQ BORDER REGION on Sat, 13 Jan 00h33
M 4.3 quake: OAXACA, MEXICO on Sat, 13 Jan 08h05

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Friday, 12 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 12 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Jan 12, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (8 quakes between mag 1.2-1.8), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.3), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.4), Etna (1 quake mag 2.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jan 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.6), Ilopango (1 quake mag 4.2), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Krísuvík (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2) ... [more]

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