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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 14 August 2019
Thursday Aug 15, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Aug 2019
Summary: 169 quakes M2+, 82 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (282 total)
+: 169 earthquakes
+: 82 earthquakes
+: 29 earthquakes
+: 2 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.4*10^13 J (6.67 GWh / 5738 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (14 Aug 2019):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Revilla Gigedo Islands Region (Mexico) on Wed, 14 Aug 21h35
#2: M 5.0 quake: Bouvet Island Region on Wed, 14 Aug 03h02
#3: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 14 Aug 11h00
#4: M 4.8 quake: Timor Sea (Indonesia) on Wed, 14 Aug 07h56
#5: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 14 Aug 13h01
#6: M 4.7 quake: Xizang (China) on Wed, 14 Aug 23h47
#7: M 4.6 quake: 127km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska (USA) on Wed, 14 Aug 01h08
#8: M 4.6 quake: 124km SSW of Banda Aceh, Indonesia on Wed, 14 Aug 21h56
#9: M 4.5 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 14 Aug 00h35
#10: M 4.5 quake: Maug Islands Reg, N. Mariana Is. (Northern Mariana Islands) on Wed, 14 Aug 01h39
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja
(5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Cancanajag
(1 quake mag 4.1), Clear Lake
(28 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso
(81 quakes between mag 0.2-2.8), Gagak
(2 quakes between mag 2.9-3.6), Grímsvötn
(2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0) ...
Monday, Aug 12, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja
(1 quake mag 1.1), Baru
(1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake
(23 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), Coso
(92 quakes between mag 0.2-2.7), Fremrinamur
(1 quake mag 1.5), Gagak
(2 quakes between mag 2.3-3.2) ...
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