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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 12 Jan 2019

Saturday Jan 12, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Jan 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Jan 2019


Summary: 33 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (57 total)
Magnitude 3+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 18 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 6 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: Near East Coast of Kamchatka on Sat, 12 Jan 11h18
M 5.3 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Sat, 12 Jan 06h48
M 5.3 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Sat, 12 Jan 17h13
M 5.2 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 12 Jan 06h03
M 5.1 quake: Southern Xinjiang, China on Sat, 12 Jan 04h32
M 5.0 quake: North Indian Ocean on Sat, 12 Jan 07h57
M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 12 Jan 09h59
M 4.9 quake: FLORES REGION, INDONESIA on Sat, 12 Jan 14h13
M 4.8 quake: SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS on Sat, 12 Jan 07h27
M 4.8 quake: OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA on Sat, 12 Jan 07h59

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Friday, 11 Jan 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Jan 11, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.9-2.1), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.4), Mauna Kea (1 quake mag 2.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jan 10, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 2.3-2.5), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.7), Dzenzursky (1 quake mag 4.6), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  9 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 09, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.9-4.1), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.3), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Long Valley (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1) ... [more]

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