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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Thursday Aug 22, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Aug 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Aug 2019

Summary: 155 quakes M2+, 83 quakes M3+, 19 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (261 total)
Magnitude 2+: 155 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 83 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 19 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.8*10^13 J (16 GWh / 13789 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (21 Aug 2019):


#1: M 5.7 quake: Western Indian Antarctic Ridge on Wed, 21 Aug 14h28
#2: M 5.6 quake: Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) on Wed, 21 Aug 09h24
#3: M 5.4 quake: Western Brazil on Wed, 21 Aug 15h29
#4: M 5.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Wed, 21 Aug 00h02
#5: M 4.9 quake: 169km E of Bouvet Island, Bouvet Island on Wed, 21 Aug 06h46
#6: M 4.9 quake: 79km SSW of Taron, Papua New Guinea on Wed, 21 Aug 23h50
#7: M 4.8 quake: Western Indian Antarctic Ridge on Wed, 21 Aug 12h58
#8: M 4.8 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Wed, 21 Aug 20h10
#9: M 4.7 quake: 38km NNW of Neiafu, Tonga on Wed, 21 Aug 06h21
#10: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 21 Aug 13h34

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on martes, 20 ago 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (10 quakes between mag 0.1-3.5), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Coso (78 quakes between mag 0.3-2.9), Etna (1 quake mag 3.1), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Gagak (6 quakes between mag 2.5-3.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 21 Aug 2019
Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 20 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 1.3), Clear Lake (37 quakes between mag 0.1-2.4), Coso (80 quakes between mag 0.3-2.6), Denison (1 quake mag 1.3), Douglas (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Aug 2019
Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019
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