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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 1 Aug 2019

Thursday Aug 01, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  1 Aug 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 1 Aug 2019

Summary: 180 quakes M2+, 66 quakes M3+, 14 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (264 total)
Magnitude 2+: 180 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 66 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 14 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 7.4*10^14 J (204 GWh / 1.8*10^5 tons of TNT / 11 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


#1: M 6.7 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Thu, 1 Aug 18h28
#2: M 5.5 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Thu, 1 Aug 20h01
#3: M 5.3 quake: SW of Tennant Creek, NT (Australia) on Thu, 1 Aug 01h22
#4: M 5.2 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia) on Thu, 1 Aug 20h35
#5: M 4.8 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Thu, 1 Aug 13h52
#6: M 4.8 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Thu, 1 Aug 19h36
#7: M 4.8 quake: Offshore Broome, WA (Australia) on Thu, 1 Aug 23h03
#8: M 4.7 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Thu, 1 Aug 17h55
#9: M 4.6 quake: Andaman Islands (Myanmar (Burma)) on Thu, 1 Aug 00h43
#10: M 4.5 quake: 68km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Thu, 1 Aug 10h13

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 miércoles, 31 jul 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 31 Jul 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019
Quakes detected near: Amasing (1 quake mag 4.0), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.7), Bibinoi (1 quake mag 3.5), Clear Lake (31 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Coso (65 quakes between mag 0.3-2.7), Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 3.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Jul 2019
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019
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World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during July 2019
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 Jul 2019
Summary: 7545 quakes M2+, 2675 quakes M3+, 1033 quakes M4+, 158 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 2 quakes M7+ (11424 total) ... [more]

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