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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018

Wednesday Oct 17, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Oct 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Oct 2018


Summary: 32 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (60 total)
Magnitude 3+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 23 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 5.6 quake: Santa Cruz Islands on Wed, 17 Oct 00h57
M 5.5 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Wed, 17 Oct 01h23
M 5.4 quake: Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Wed, 17 Oct 03h57
M 5.2 quake: Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Wed, 17 Oct 04h12
M 5.1 quake: SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS on Wed, 17 Oct 06h01
M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 17 Oct 16h04
M 4.8 quake: Samar, Philippines on Wed, 17 Oct 18h34
M 4.7 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Wed, 17 Oct 13h29
M 4.6 quake: 94km ESE of Ozernovskiy, Russia on Wed, 17 Oct 15h00
M 4.5 quake: OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO on Wed, 17 Oct 00h34

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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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 16 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.7), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.4-2.2), Kilauea (6 quakes between mag 1.8-2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Oct 15, 2018
Quakes detected near: Arenal (1 quake mag 3.3), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.1-2.2), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3) ... [more]

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