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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 23 Oct 2018
Tuesday Oct 23, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Summary: 46 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (70 total)
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Oct 2018
+: 46 earthquakes
+: 18 earthquakes
+: 6 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.7 quake: TAIWAN REGION on Tue, 23 Oct 04h34M 5.7 quake: TAIWAN REGION on Tue, 23 Oct 16h04M 5.5 quake: Southern East Pacific Rise on Tue, 23 Oct 11h55M 5.3 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Tue, 23 Oct 04h38M 5.2 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Tue, 23 Oct 11h06M 5.1 quake: Near Coast of Venezuela on Tue, 23 Oct 03h32M 4.8 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Tue, 23 Oct 17h13M 4.8 quake: PANAMA-COLOMBIA BORDER REGION on Tue, 23 Oct 20h54M 4.7 quake: South of the Fiji Islands on Tue, 23 Oct 07h18M 4.7 quake: 125km W of Aksu, China on Tue, 23 Oct 17h31
Monday, Oct 22, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar
(1 quake mag 1.6), Bardarbunga
(4 quakes between mag 0.9-2.8), Clear Lake
(10 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Coso
(3 quakes between mag 1.0-1.8), Etna
(2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.4), Kilauea
(5 quakes between mag 1.9-2.4) ... read all
Monday, Oct 22, 2018
Summary: 38 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+, 3 quakes M6+ (67 total)
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