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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019

Wednesday Feb 27, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Feb 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Feb 2019


Summary: 33 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (60 total)
Magnitude 3+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 23 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 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 5.0 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Wed, 27 Feb 00h55
M 5.0 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Wed, 27 Feb 02h00
M 5.0 quake: Southern East Pacific Rise on Wed, 27 Feb 02h44
M 5.0 quake: South Sandwich Islands region (South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands) on Wed, 27 Feb 06h28
M 4.8 quake: SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA on Wed, 27 Feb 18h54
M 4.8 quake: Solok Selatan (2 MMI) (Indonesia) on Wed, 27 Feb 18h55
M 4.7 quake: Western Iran on Wed, 27 Feb 05h42
M 4.6 quake: Philippine Islands Region (Indonesia) on Wed, 27 Feb 00h11
M 4.5 quake: ST. VINCENT REGION, WINDWARD IS. (St. Vincent & Grenadines) on Wed, 27 Feb 05h13
M 4.5 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Wed, 27 Feb 06h09

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Tuesday, 26 Feb 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 26 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Krafla (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), La Gomera (1 quake mag 1.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 25 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Feb 25, 2019
Quakes detected near: Baransky (1 quake mag 5.2), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.6-2.7), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 24 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Feb 24, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Etna (1 quake mag 1.9), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.0), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.4) ... [more]

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