Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
17-30 Nov 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation (PayPal).

Online cc payment
Thank you!
Random pictures
See also: Monthly reports

Earthquake reports and news:

Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 20 Jul 2019

Saturday Jul 20, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Jul 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Jul 2019

Summary: 218 quakes M2+, 61 quakes M3+, 22 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (305 total)
Magnitude 2+: 218 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 61 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 22 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.4*10^13 J (12.3 GWh / 10589 tons of TNT / 0.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):


#1: M 5.6 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Sat, 20 Jul 20h43
#2: M 5.5 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 20 Jul 22h35
#3: M 5.3 quake: Tonga Islands on Sat, 20 Jul 15h16
#4: M 5.1 quake: Mid Indian Ridge on Sat, 20 Jul 13h34
#5: M 4.9 quake: Easter Island Region (Chile) on Sat, 20 Jul 11h54
#6: M 4.8 quake: Easter Island region (Chile) on Sat, 20 Jul 09h29
#7: M 4.8 quake: 123km SE of Pangai, Tonga on Sat, 20 Jul 14h11
#8: M 4.8 quake: Easter Island Region (Chile) on Sat, 20 Jul 18h23
#9: M 4.6 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Sat, 20 Jul 06h19
#10: M 4.6 quake: Tanimbar Islands Reg., Indonesia on Sat, 20 Jul 12h27

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on viernes, 19 jul 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 Jul 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Jul 19, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bibinoi (1 quake mag 4.1), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (33 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (191 quakes between mag 0.2-3.5), Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 2.1), Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Jul 2019
Friday, Jul 19, 2019
... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Jul 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
Quakes detected near: Amiata (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (30 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Coso (283 quakes between mag 0.4-4.6), Goat Rocks (1 quake mag 1.6), Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 1.0), Irazu (1 quake mag 3.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Jul 2019
Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 Jul 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bibinoi (1 quake mag 3.5), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.7), Cabalian (1 quake mag 3.5), Canlaon (1 quake mag 1.8), Cerro Prieto (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.4), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4) ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.