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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 27 Aug 2018

Monday Aug 27, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Aug 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Aug 2018


Summary: 41 quakes M3+, 14 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (59 total)
Magnitude 3+: 41 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 14 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: South Shetland Islands on Mon, 27 Aug 20h09
M 5.3 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Mon, 27 Aug 09h16
M 5.0 quake: Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Mon, 27 Aug 03h19
M 5.0 quake: Southwestern Pakistan on Mon, 27 Aug 12h09
M 4.9 quake: Peru-Bolivia Border Region on Mon, 27 Aug 21h46
M 4.8 quake: SAMOA ISLANDS REGION on Mon, 27 Aug 18h25
M 4.7 quake: 23km WNW of Kupang, Indonesia on Sun, 26 Aug 23h46
M 4.7 quake: FIJI REGION on Mon, 27 Aug 10h27
M 4.6 quake: Kuril Islands on Mon, 27 Aug 15h40
M 4.5 quake: NEAR S COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA on Mon, 27 Aug 12h22

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Sunday, 26 Aug 2018

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Sunday, Aug 26, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 26 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Askja (1 quake mag 1.3), Banda Api (1 quake mag 3.0), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Clear Lake (2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.5) ... read all
Sunday, Aug 26, 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Aug 2018
Summary: 49 quakes M3+, 26 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+ (82 total) ... read all
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 25 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.3), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.0), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3) ... read all
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Aug 2018
Summary: 43 quakes M3+, 16 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+, 2 quakes M6+ (62 total) ... read all

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