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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 5 Nov 2018
Monday Nov 05, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 Nov 2018Summary: 48 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (75 total)
+: 48 earthquakes
+: 24 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.2 quake: Kyushu, Japan on Mon, 5 Nov 14h47M 5.2 quake: Sulawesi, Indonesia on Mon, 5 Nov 18h35M 5.0 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Mon, 5 Nov 14h46M 4.9 quake: Panay, Philippines on Mon, 5 Nov 02h54M 4.9 quake: 144km NE of Naze, Japan on Mon, 5 Nov 14h39M 4.8 quake: 111km SE of Tondano, Indonesia on Mon, 5 Nov 15h21M 4.7 quake: 155km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu on Mon, 5 Nov 14h57M 4.7 quake: West Chile Rise on Mon, 5 Nov 21h05M 4.6 quake: Ionian Sea on Mon, 5 Nov 02h44M 4.5 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Mon, 5 Nov 01h26
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Introduction to Plate Tectonics
: The Earth's upper, rigid layer is broken into several plates which are in constant motion to one another. Most earthquakes and volcanoes occur as result of these plate boundaries.
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Definition of a volcano
: A volcano is the term for any place on the surface of the earth, where hot molten rock (magma) reaches the surface.