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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 8 Sep 2018
Saturday Sep 08, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 8 Sep 2018Summary: 48 quakes M3+, 16 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (70 total)
+: 48 earthquakes
+: 16 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 6.2 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Sat, 8 Sep 07h16M 5.5 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Sat, 8 Sep 10h02M 5.4 quake: South of Tonga Islands on Sat, 8 Sep 22h27M 5.3 quake: Yunnan, China on Sat, 8 Sep 02h31M 5.3 quake: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sat, 8 Sep 20h18M 5.1 quake: East of North Island, N.Z. on Sat, 8 Sep 01h58M 4.9 quake: Near Coast of Northern Peru on Sat, 8 Sep 14h38M 4.8 quake: WEST OF MACQUARIE ISLAND on Sat, 8 Sep 10h44M 4.8 quake: SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS on Sat, 8 Sep 14h49M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 8 Sep 01h58
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The term for all fine-grained volcanic products fragmented during explosive eruptions.
Small spherical balls of volcanic ash that form from a wet nucleus falling through a volcanic ash cloud.