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Volcano Calendar 2019
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 15 Mar 2019
Friday Mar 15, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Mar 2019
Summary: 38 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (71 total)
+: 38 earthquakes
+: 27 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 6.2 quake: Central Bolivia on Fri, 15 Mar 05h03M 5.6 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 15 Mar 23h07M 5.4 quake: Malay Peninsula (Malaysia) on Fri, 15 Mar 05h19M 5.3 quake: Kermadec Islands Region (New Zealand) on Fri, 15 Mar 17h53M 5.2 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Fri, 15 Mar 12h08M 5.0 quake: Timor Region (Indonesia) on Fri, 15 Mar 00h30M 4.9 quake: Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia on Fri, 15 Mar 05h22M 4.9 quake: Northeast of Taiwan (Japan) on Fri, 15 Mar 13h55M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 15 Mar 09h55M 4.8 quake: South of Mariana Islands (Guam) on Fri, 15 Mar 21h17
Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja
(8 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Clear Lake
(37 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), Coso
(5 quakes between mag 0.8-2.0), Etna
(5 quakes between mag 1.3-2.3), Furnas
(1 quake mag 1.9), Kilauea
(11 quakes between mag 0.9-5.3) ...
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Largest 20 earthquakes past 24 hrs
: Our continuously updated worldwide map and list of the most recent largest earthquakes in the world during the past 24 hours.
You can also find top 20 lists for given past days / months / years from the archive.
Eruption from close
: On 17 Oct, explosions were particularly violent at Anak Krakatau. We show a series of images of a spectacular explosion captured from close range by boat.
Definition of a volcano
: A volcano is the term for any place on the surface of the earth, where hot molten rock (magma) reaches the surface.