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Volcano Calendar 2019
: We're proud to present our 2019 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.
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The Volcano Adventure Guide
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 7 Aug 2019
Wednesday Aug 07, 2019 22:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 7 Aug 2019Summary: 152 quakes M2+, 67 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (252 total)This report is being updated every hour.
+: 152 earthquakes
+: 67 earthquakes
+: 29 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.2*10^13 J (14.3 GWh / 12319 tons of TNT / 0.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):
#1: M 5.7 quake: Taiwan on Wed, 7 Aug 21h28
#2: M 5.4 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Wed, 7 Aug 05h32
#3: M 5.4 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 7 Aug 07h06
#4: M 5.0 quake: Southern East Pacific Rise on Wed, 7 Aug 12h26
#5: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 7 Aug 03h42
#6: M 4.8 quake: South of the Fiji Islands on Wed, 7 Aug 07h06
#7: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 7 Aug 00h43
#8: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Wed, 7 Aug 05h11
#9: M 4.7 quake: Southeast of Easter Island on Wed, 7 Aug 07h11
#10: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Wed, 7 Aug 09h25
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:
Volcano Eruption Special
: 11-16 Feb 2019: short-notice special tour to see the ongoing eruption of Karangetang volcano in northern Indonesia. Starting and ending in Manado. Small group 2-6 people, experienced volcano expedition leader from our team (Andi).
Best tours to see lava
: Visiting an erupting volcano is an unforgettable experience. If you're particularly looking to see "Red Hot Lava", these are among the best places to go to.
Photo Expeditions & Photography Tours
: We offer you a fine selection of photo tours to exceptional places guided by experienced photographers. These tours are ideal if you are interested in learning or improving photography or, if you are an experienced photographer yourself, to get to the best locations at the best times.
Volcanic crisis at Sakurajima - updates
: A strong earthquake swarm and increased inflation were detected in August 2015 and triggered authorities to raise the alert level, as volcanologists think that a larger eruption could follow. News and updates on the events can be found on this page.