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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 22 August 2019

Friday Aug 23, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Aug 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Aug 2019

Summary: 148 quakes M2+, 81 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (259 total)
Magnitude 2+: 148 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 81 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 25 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 7.5*10^13 J (20.7 GWh / 17853 tons of TNT / 1.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (22 Aug 2019):


#1: M 5.9 quake: Fiji Islands Region (Wallis & Futuna) on Thu, 22 Aug 19h27
#2: M 5.5 quake: Santa Cruz Islands (Vanuatu) on Thu, 22 Aug 22h54
#3: M 5.3 quake: Mariana Islands (Northern Mariana Islands) on Thu, 22 Aug 11h02
#4: M 5.0 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Thu, 22 Aug 15h29
#5: M 5.0 quake: 18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Thu, 22 Aug 20h49
#6: M 4.9 quake: Chagos Archipelago region (British Indian Ocean Territory) on Thu, 22 Aug 05h31
#7: M 4.8 quake: Bali Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 22 Aug 08h58
#8: M 4.8 quake: Near Coast of Peru on Thu, 22 Aug 10h59
#9: M 4.7 quake: Near Coast of Nicaragua on Thu, 22 Aug 21h19
#10: M 4.7 quake: 74km ESE of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna (Wallis & Futuna) on Thu, 22 Aug 21h57

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 miércoles, 21 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 22 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Aug 22, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cabalian (2 quakes between mag 2.2-2.5), Coso (145 quakes between mag 0.2-5.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-1.9), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.1), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.4), Silver Lake (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Aug 2019
Thursday, Aug 22, 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 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]

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