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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 18 Jan 2019
Friday Jan 18, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Jan 2019
Summary: 44 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (76 total)
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List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 6.0 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Fri, 18 Jan 13h18M 5.5 quake: Northern East Pacific Rise on Fri, 18 Jan 16h40M 5.5 quake: Northern Peru on Fri, 18 Jan 21h27M 5.2 quake: 182km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia on Fri, 18 Jan 18h52M 5.2 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 18 Jan 20h04M 5.1 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 18 Jan 12h46M 5.0 quake: North of Halmahera, Indonesia on Fri, 18 Jan 18h52M 4.9 quake: eastern New Guinea region, Papua New Guinea on Fri, 18 Jan 18h26M 4.8 quake: NORTH OF HALMAHERA, INDONESIA on Fri, 18 Jan 15h38M 4.8 quake: 191km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia on Fri, 18 Jan 15h38
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