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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 6 Aug 2019
Tuesday Aug 06, 2019 22:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 6 Aug 2019
Summary: 153 quakes M2+, 48 quakes M3+, 21 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (224 total)This report is being updated every hour.
+: 153 earthquakes
+: 48 earthquakes
+: 21 earthquakes
+: 2 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.6*10^13 J (4.36 GWh / 3755 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):
#1: M 5.2 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 6 Aug 03h51
#2: M 5.0 quake: Taiwan on Tue, 6 Aug 01h31
#3: M 4.9 quake: Sakhalin, Russia on Tue, 6 Aug 17h40
#4: M 4.9 quake: Central East Pacific Rise on Tue, 6 Aug 17h20
#5: M 4.8 quake: Taiwan on Tue, 6 Aug 01h19
#6: M 4.7 quake: Mindoro, Philippines on Tue, 6 Aug 11h13
#7: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 6 Aug 15h02
#8: M 4.7 quake: Costa Rica on Tue, 6 Aug 21h14
#9: M 4.6 quake: 21km SSE of Kasese, Uganda on Tue, 6 Aug 16h58
#10: M 4.6 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Tue, 6 Aug 18h52
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Monday, Aug 05, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja
(10 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Biliran
(1 quake mag 4.1), Clear Lake
(25 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Coso
(83 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Grensdalur
(5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Grímsvötn
(2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6) ...
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Ethiopia and the Danakil
: Ethiopia is a very diverse and beautiful country. Thanks to our numerous expeditions to Erta Ale and Dallol
and beyond, we have an extensive collection of images showing the volcano's lava lake, the desert, the colorful hot springs of Dallol, the vast salt lakes, camel caravans and more.
Volcano Videos on YouTube
: Our YouTube channel: volcanic activity world-wide shown through videos taken during our volcano tours and expeditions complimented by some time-lapse videos from webcams.
Etna trekking tour
: A tour entirely dedicated to Etna, the most active volcano in Europe. Spend 6 full days on Etna and get good chances to see eruptive activity.