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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 31 Dec 2018

Monday Dec 31, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Dec 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Dec 2018


Summary: 42 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (72 total)
Magnitude 3+: 42 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 25 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):


M 6.1 quake: 116km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska on Mon, 31 Dec 02h35
M 5.3 quake: Tonga Islands on Mon, 31 Dec 20h22
M 5.2 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Mon, 31 Dec 14h10
M 5.0 quake: Carlsberg Ridge on Mon, 31 Dec 00h28
M 5.0 quake: San Juan Province, Argentina on Mon, 31 Dec 10h49
M 4.9 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Mon, 31 Dec 20h45
M 4.8 quake: PAPUA, INDONESIA on Mon, 31 Dec 19h25
M 4.7 quake: 72km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Mon, 31 Dec 13h15
M 4.7 quake: NICOBAR ISLANDS, INDIA REGION on Mon, 31 Dec 16h45
M 4.5 quake: KEP. TANIMBAR REGION, INDONESIA on Mon, 31 Dec 00h41

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Sunday, 30 Dec 2018

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Sunday, Dec 30, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Etna (14 quakes between mag 1.2-3.4), Grensdalur (44 quakes between mag 0.3-4.4), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Hekla (1 quake mag 1.6), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.4-4.3) ... read all
Sunday, Dec 30, 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 30 Dec 2018
Summary: 36 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (69 total) ... read all
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 29 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.0), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Etna (8 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 2.0), Katla (1 quake mag 1.0) ... read all
Saturday, Dec 29, 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 Dec 2018
Summary: 36 quakes M3+, 20 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 1 quake M7+ (62 total) ... read all

 

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