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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 14 Sep 2018

Friday Sep 14, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Sep 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Sep 2018


Summary: 39 quakes M3+, 28 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (70 total)
Magnitude 3+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 28 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 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 5.8 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Fri, 14 Sep 15h50
M 5.4 quake: Nicobar Islands, India Region on Fri, 14 Sep 07h51
M 5.3 quake: Southern Peru on Fri, 14 Sep 11h20
M 4.9 quake: Costa Rica on Fri, 14 Sep 01h36
M 4.9 quake: Peru-Brazil Border Region on Fri, 14 Sep 04h12
M 4.8 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 14 Sep 05h35
M 4.8 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Fri, 14 Sep 07h58
M 4.6 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Fri, 14 Sep 18h15
M 4.6 quake: Lake Issyk Kul Region on Fri, 14 Sep 22h15
M 4.5 quake: 216km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia on Fri, 14 Sep 02h00

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 13 Sep 2018

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Thursday, Sep 13, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.9), Brennisteinsfjöll (31 quakes between mag 0.2-4.1), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (1 quake mag 1.6), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.9) ... read all
Thursday, Sep 13, 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Sep 2018
Summary: 32 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (54 total) ... read all
Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.6), Conchagüita (1 quake mag 4.5), Etna (4 quakes between mag 1.1-2.4), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2), Kilauea (13 quakes between mag 1.7-2.9) ... read all
Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Sep 2018
Summary: 47 quakes M3+, 17 quakes M4+, 8 quakes M5+ (72 total) ... read all
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Agua de Pau (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 1.3-2.1), Furnas (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.9), Galeras (2 quakes between mag 3.2-4.0), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.1) ... read all

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