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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 26 Dec 2018

Wednesday Dec 26, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Dec 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Dec 2018


Summary: 29 quakes M3+, 26 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (60 total)
Magnitude 3+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 26 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: Tonga Islands on Wed, 26 Dec 14h11
M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 26 Dec 01h40
M 5.1 quake: 51km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu on Wed, 26 Dec 03h23
M 5.0 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Wed, 26 Dec 16h48
M 5.0 quake: VANUATU on Wed, 26 Dec 22h15
M 4.9 quake: Lombok Timur (4 MMI) on Wed, 26 Dec 12h22
M 4.8 quake: Sicily, Italy on Wed, 26 Dec 02h19
M 4.7 quake: MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES on Wed, 26 Dec 13h34
M 4.6 quake: 141km SW of Dadali, Solomon Islands on Wed, 26 Dec 05h54
M 4.6 quake: IONIAN SEA on Wed, 26 Dec 07h37

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Tuesday, 25 Dec 2018

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Tuesday, Dec 25, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.1-3.1), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.7-2.5), Etna (11 quakes between mag 2.5-3.4), Grensdalur (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (10 quakes between mag 1.7-2.3), Kverkfjöll (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.2) ... read all
Tuesday, Dec 25, 2018
Summary: 31 quakes M3+, 17 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (52 total) ... read all
Monday, Dec 24, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Etna (48 quakes between mag 1.5-4.3), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.0), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 1.2-1.8) ... read all
Monday, Dec 24, 2018
Summary: 51 quakes M3+, 35 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (94 total) ... read all

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