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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 3 Dec 2018
Monday Dec 03, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 3 Dec 2018
Summary: 64 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (91 total)
+: 64 earthquakes
+: 23 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.5 quake: Banda Sea on Mon, 3 Dec 14h00M 5.0 quake: Carlsberg Ridge on Mon, 3 Dec 20h05M 5.0 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Mon, 3 Dec 20h09M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Mon, 3 Dec 21h24M 4.9 quake: KEPULAUAN BABAR, INDONESIA on Mon, 3 Dec 06h04M 4.9 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Mon, 3 Dec 08h15M 4.8 quake: 268km NNW of Ceva-i-Ra, Fiji on Mon, 3 Dec 00h41M 4.8 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Mon, 3 Dec 05h48M 4.8 quake: 158km WNW of Tobelo, Indonesia on Mon, 3 Dec 22h27M 4.7 quake: KEPULAUAN BABAR, INDONESIA on Sun, 2 Dec 23h38
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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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: A volcano is the term for any place on the surface of the earth, where hot molten rock (magma) reaches the surface.