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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 12 Mar 2018
Monday Mar 12, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Mar 2018Summary: 32 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (53 total)
+: 32 earthquakes
+: 18 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.1 quake: Southeast Indian Ridge on Mon, 12 Mar 06h13M 5.0 quake: Hokkaido, Japan Region on Mon, 12 Mar 06h40M 5.0 quake: Mid-Indian Ridge on Mon, 12 Mar 07h25M 4.9 quake: Off East Coast of Kamchatka on Mon, 12 Mar 01h53M 4.9 quake: RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN on Mon, 12 Mar 10h21M 4.8 quake: Mariana Islands Region on Mon, 12 Mar 19h59M 4.6 quake: 3km NNE of Jinotepe, Nicaragua on Mon, 12 Mar 06h44M 4.6 quake: Southern Iran on Mon, 12 Mar 07h35M 4.6 quake: 27 km al Sur de Managua, Nicaragua. on Mon, 12 Mar 18h44M 4.5 quake: HALMAHERA, INDONESIA on Sun, 11 Mar 23h52
Sunday, Mar 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja
(11 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Bardarbunga
(3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.5), Barva
(1 quake mag 2.8), Clear Lake
(18 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso
(5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Grensdalur
(2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2) ... [more]
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Dallol hot springs
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Blue flames of burning sulfur
: Ijen volcano in East Java has one of the most impressive sulfur deposits on earth. They are so hot that the sulfur often ignites - a mysterious display at night caught on camera.
Volcano Calendar 2018
: We're proud to present our 2018 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.