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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 28 Aug 2018

Tuesday Aug 28, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Aug 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Aug 2018


Summary: 37 quakes M3+, 16 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 2 quakes M6+ (60 total)
Magnitude 3+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 16 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):


M 6.5 quake: Mariana Islands on Tue, 28 Aug 22h35
M 6.2 quake: Timor Region on Tue, 28 Aug 07h08
M 5.6 quake: Timor Region on Tue, 28 Aug 07h13
M 5.4 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Tue, 28 Aug 04h51
M 5.0 quake: Kuril Islands on Tue, 28 Aug 06h00
M 5.0 quake: Timor Region on Tue, 28 Aug 11h55
M 5.0 quake: Java, Indonesia on Tue, 28 Aug 18h36
M 4.9 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Tue, 28 Aug 13h09
M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 28 Aug 11h31
M 4.8 quake: Central Bolivia on Tue, 28 Aug 13h12

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Monday, 27 Aug 2018

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Monday, Aug 27, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 27 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Barva (1 quake mag 2.6), Cabalian (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.4), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.3) ... read all
Monday, Aug 27, 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) ... read all

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