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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 27 August 2019

Wed, 28 Aug 2019, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Aug 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Aug 2019

Summary: 154 quakes M2+, 69 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+, 1 quake M6+ (250 total)
Magnitude 2+: 154 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 69 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 25 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.2*10^14 J (143 GWh / 1.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (27 Aug 2019):


#1: M 6.6 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Tue, 27 Aug 23h55
#2: M 5.0 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Tue, 27 Aug 15h37
#3: M 4.9 quake: Central Peru on Tue, 27 Aug 02h20
#4: M 4.9 quake: 98km E of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands on Tue, 27 Aug 15h45
#5: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 27 Aug 05h25
#6: M 4.8 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 27 Aug 13h00
#7: M 4.7 quake: 16km W of Campoverde, Peru on Tue, 27 Aug 00h08
#8: M 4.7 quake: 157km SSE of Chichi-shima, Japan on Tue, 27 Aug 03h53
#9: M 4.7 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Tue, 27 Aug 13h39
#10: M 4.7 quake: 86km S of Puerto El Triunfo, El Salvador on Tue, 27 Aug 15h58

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 lunes, 26 ago 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Tue, 27 Aug 2019, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 27 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.3), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Coso (78 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.9), Furnas (1 quake mag 2.5), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2) ... read all
Tue, 27 Aug 2019, 00:24
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Aug 2019
Summary: 147 quakes M2+, 77 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (249 total) ... read all
Mon, 26 Aug 2019, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 26 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.6), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (96 quakes between mag 0.1-2.7), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 2.0), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.0) ... read all
Mon, 26 Aug 2019, 00:24
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Aug 2019
Summary: 159 quakes M2+, 59 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (247 total) ... read all

 

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