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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 9 Jul 2019
Tuesday Jul 09, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 Jul 2019
Summary: 363 quakes M2+, 86 quakes M3+, 28 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (482 total)
+: 363 earthquakes
+: 86 earthquakes
+: 28 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.4*10^13 J (12.1 GWh / 10430 tons of TNT / 0.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 9 Jul 12h37
#2: M 5.4 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 9 Jul 03h11
#3: M 5.4 quake: 94km E of Nikolski, Alaska (USA) on Tue, 9 Jul 18h43
#4: M 5.2 quake: Sea of Okhotsk (Russia) on Tue, 9 Jul 11h33
#5: M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands on Tue, 9 Jul 21h32
#6: M 4.8 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Mon, 8 Jul 23h58
#7: M 4.8 quake: Paraguay on Tue, 9 Jul 11h51
#8: M 4.8 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tue, 9 Jul 22h54
#9: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 9 Jul 14h12
#10: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 9 Jul 15h31
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Photos from Greece
: We have traveled and studied extensively in Greece, in particular on its active volcanic areas such as Santorini, Nisyros, Milos, Methana.
Photos taken on our our tours.
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Photos from Kamchatka
: Kamchatka in Russia's far east is one of world's remotest regions and has an almost unparalleled density of active volcanoes. Look at photos taken during our expeditions from this wonderful corner of the world!
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: Volcanoes & Earthquakes - our new free App for Android shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes on a map and as list, as well as volcano news from all the world. You can filter the data shown in various ways, e.g. by magnitude or age of earthquakes, the distance from your location, the status of volcanoes and so on.