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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 11 Sep 2018

Tue, 11 Sep 2018, 23:20
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Sep 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Sep 2018

Summary: 39 quakes M3+, 21 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (64 total)
Magnitude 3+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 21 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 5.5 quake: Pacific Antarctic Ridge on Tue, 11 Sep 15h09
M 5.2 quake: Pacific Antarctic Ridge on Tue, 11 Sep 15h14
M 5.1 quake: South of Kermadec Islands on Tue, 11 Sep 11h12
M 5.0 quake: SEA OF JAPAN on Tue, 11 Sep 13h20
M 4.9 quake: Hokkaido, Japan Region on Tue, 11 Sep 13h25
M 4.8 quake: 35km S of Nishinoomote, Japan on Tue, 11 Sep 15h08
M 4.7 quake: TAIWAN on Tue, 11 Sep 04h43
M 4.7 quake: SULAWESI, INDONESIA on Tue, 11 Sep 06h42
M 4.7 quake: Bengkulu (3 MMI) on Tue, 11 Sep 12h52
M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 11 Sep 03h41

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Monday, 10 Sep 2018

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Mon, 10 Sep 2018, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Griggs (1 quake mag 2.4), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Krísuvík (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Mammoth Mountain (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Patoc (1 quake mag 2.0), Rinjani (1 quake mag 5.1) ... Read all
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