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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 13 Sep 2018
Thursday Sep 13, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Sep 2018Summary: 32 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (54 total)
+: 32 earthquakes
+: 18 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.2 quake: SOUTHERN EAST PACIFIC RISE on Thu, 13 Sep 11h38M 5.1 quake: North of Halmahera, Indonesia on Thu, 13 Sep 16h49M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 13 Sep 17h34M 5.0 quake: Hokkaido, Japan Region on Thu, 13 Sep 21h54M 4.9 quake: Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Thu, 13 Sep 08h27M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 13 Sep 06h27M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 13 Sep 06h27M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 13 Sep 17h34M 4.6 quake: Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region on Thu, 13 Sep 21h31M 4.5 quake: 7km NNW of Agat Village, Guam on Thu, 13 Sep 02h23
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Batu Tara photos
: A remote island in the Flores Sea of Indonesia formed by a single volcano that has been in strong strombolian eruption for years. We regularly lead expeditions to there where we camp several days to observe it.
The term for all fine-grained volcanic products fragmented during explosive eruptions.
Current activity of Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland
: An intense seismic crisis started at Bárdarbunga volcano on 16 August 2014 and is continuing at the time of writing (23 Aug). It may or may not lead to a volcanic eruption, possibly under the Vatnajökull ice cap.
Follow updates as news come in!