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Volcano Calendar 2019
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 8 Aug 2019
Thursday Aug 08, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 8 Aug 2019Summary: 186 quakes M2+, 93 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (308 total)
+: 186 earthquakes
+: 93 earthquakes
+: 25 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 6*10^13 J (16.8 GWh / 14430 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):
#1: M 5.7 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Thu, 8 Aug 00h45
#2: M 5.7 quake: Turkey on Thu, 8 Aug 11h25
#3: M 5.1 quake: Near Coast of Peru on Thu, 8 Aug 04h39
#4: M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 8 Aug 16h32
#5: M 4.9 quake: Northeast of Taiwan (Japan) on Thu, 8 Aug 18h56
#6: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 8 Aug 03h41
#7: M 4.8 quake: Papua, Indonesia on Thu, 8 Aug 17h56
#8: M 4.7 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Thu, 8 Aug 03h38
#9: M 4.7 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Thu, 8 Aug 06h07
#10: M 4.7 quake: Celebes Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 8 Aug 16h05
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga
(2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.9), Barva
(1 quake mag 3.2), Clear Lake
(24 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso
(63 quakes between mag 0.5-2.7), El Hierro
(2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2), Etna
(3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5) ...
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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.
A violent vulcanian-type explosion from Anak Krakatau in pictures step by step.