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Earthquake statistics: total number of seismic events and energy over time

Wednesday May 29, 2019 07:17 AM | BY: TOM
Continuously updated earthquake statistics show that quake frequency decreases exponentially with magnitude, or vice versa: small earthquakes are MUCH more frequent than larger ones.
Even though smaller quakes are much more frequent, they release much less energy combined than a single large one.
Previous news
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake (29 quakes between mag 0.1-2.7), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.5-2.5), Dotsero (1 quake mag 2.7), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.2), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 2.5) ... read all
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 May 2019
Summary: 153 quakes M2+, 63 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (243 total) ... read all
Monday, May 27, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 27 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Clear Lake (46 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), Coso (4 quakes between mag 1.2-2.4), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 1.9), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.9) ... read all
Monday, May 27, 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 May 2019
Summary: 146 quakes M2+, 54 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (227 total) ... read all
Sunday, May 26, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 26 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Golden Trout Creek (6 quakes between mag 1.1-2.1), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Hengill (17 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.4) ... read all

 

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