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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 20 Sep 2018

Thursday Sep 20, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Sep 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Sep 2018


Summary: 27 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (56 total)
Magnitude 3+: 27 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 24 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 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: Solomon Islands on Thu, 20 Sep 05h47
M 5.3 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Thu, 20 Sep 02h36
M 5.2 quake: Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Thu, 20 Sep 09h21
M 5.1 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Thu, 20 Sep 07h05
M 5.0 quake: Mariana Islands on Thu, 20 Sep 04h55
M 4.9 quake: Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Thu, 20 Sep 14h04
M 4.9 quake: SOLOMON ISLANDS on Thu, 20 Sep 06h13
M 4.9 quake: Solomon Islands on Thu, 20 Sep 06h45
M 4.8 quake: Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thu, 20 Sep 07h44
M 4.8 quake: 57 km al Sur de Samara, Nicoya. on Thu, 20 Sep 08h03

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.6-1.8), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Don Joao de Castro Bank (4 quakes between mag 2.5-2.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (14 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Augustine (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 2.5), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Cook (1 quake mag 5.8) ... [more]

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