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Volcano Calendar 2019
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 17 August 2019
Sunday Aug 18, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Aug 2019
Summary: 164 quakes M2+, 67 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (261 total)
+: 164 earthquakes
+: 67 earthquakes
+: 29 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.3*10^13 J (3.7 GWh / 3184 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 Aug 2019):
#1: M 5.0 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Sat, 17 Aug 22h28
#2: M 4.9 quake: Santa Cruz Islands (Solomon Islands) on Sat, 17 Aug 08h40
#3: M 4.8 quake: 148km E of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand on Sat, 17 Aug 21h54
#4: M 4.7 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Sat, 17 Aug 07h18
#5: M 4.7 quake: 12 Km al noreste de Curiapo (Venezuela) on Sat, 17 Aug 11h02
#6: M 4.7 quake: Near Coast of Nicaragua on Sat, 17 Aug 12h34
#7: M 4.7 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Sat, 17 Aug 13h54
#8: M 4.6 quake: 36km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Sat, 17 Aug 05h26
#9: M 4.6 quake: Timor Region (Timor-Leste) on Sat, 17 Aug 15h37
#10: M 4.6 quake: Java, Indonesia on Sat, 17 Aug 17h23
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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Top 20 quakes in 2016
: Several magnitude 7 quakes occurred in 2016 (but none above M8): Papua New Guinea, NZ, Ecuador, Solomon Islands, Sumatra, Chile, Alaska and others - nearly all major earthquakes were located near active subduction zones.
See the top 20 list of largest quakes in 2016 with this map.
Popocatépetl Volcano Special
: The activity of Mexico's most active and largest volcano has been picking up gradually during the past months. If you like to join a small group of volcano enthusiasts, join us, stay 5 nights near the volcano and move around for extended day- and night-time observation.
: A physically active tour to visit and climb some of Indonesia's most active and famous volcanoes: Papandayan and Galunggung in West Java, Merapi in Central Java, Kelud, Semeru, Bromo, the Tengger caldera, and Ijen in East Java.