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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 23 August 2019

Saturday Aug 24, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

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

Summary: 165 quakes M2+, 71 quakes M3+, 20 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (259 total)
Magnitude 2+: 165 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 71 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 20 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.9*10^13 J (5.15 GWh / 4435 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (23 Aug 2019):


#1: M 5.3 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 23 Aug 00h04
#2: M 5.1 quake: Santa Cruz Islands (Solomon Islands) on Fri, 23 Aug 10h44
#3: M 5.0 quake: Near North Coast of Irian Jaya (Indonesia) on Fri, 23 Aug 12h49
#4: M 4.9 quake: Southwestern Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Fri, 23 Aug 23h44
#5: M 4.8 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Fri, 23 Aug 17h23
#6: M 4.6 quake: West of the Galapagos Islands on Fri, 23 Aug 05h50
#7: M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 23 Aug 08h11
#8: M 4.6 quake: 79km ESE of Namie, Japan on Fri, 23 Aug 18h11
#9: M 4.6 quake: 72km N of Rioja, Peru on Fri, 23 Aug 21h14
#10: M 4.6 quake: 104km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina on Fri, 23 Aug 23h56

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 jueves, 22 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 23 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Aug 23, 2019
Quakes detected near: Amiata (1 quake mag 1.2), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Coso (224 quakes between mag 0.2-4.3), Gagak (6 quakes between mag 2.4-4.1), Grensdalur (8 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Aug 2019
Friday, Aug 23, 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 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]

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