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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 16 August 2019
Saturday Aug 17, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Aug 2019
Summary: 178 quakes M2+, 83 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (284 total)
+: 178 earthquakes
+: 83 earthquakes
+: 18 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.7*10^13 J (7.51 GWh / 6462 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (16 Aug 2019):
#1: M 5.4 quake: Off the coast of Oregon on Fri, 16 Aug 15h23
#2: M 5.3 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 16 Aug 07h25
#3: M 5.1 quake: Tonga Islands on Fri, 16 Aug 03h19
#4: M 5.1 quake: South of Tonga Islands on Fri, 16 Aug 23h30
#5: M 5.0 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Fri, 16 Aug 04h31
#6: M 4.9 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Fri, 16 Aug 02h09
#7: M 4.6 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 16 Aug 19h51
#8: M 4.5 quake: Gulf Of California (Mexico) on Fri, 16 Aug 04h44
#9: M 4.5 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 16 Aug 05h41
#10: M 4.5 quake: Komandorskiye Ostrova, Russia region on Fri, 16 Aug 07h49
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Friday, Aug 16, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cabalian
(2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.4), Clear Lake
(21 quakes between mag 0.3-2.7), Coso
(95 quakes between mag 0.2-3.2), Iraya
(1 quake mag 2.7), Kilauea
(2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8), Krísuvík
(3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2) ...
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