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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 29 August 2019

Fri, 30 Aug 2019, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 30 Aug 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 30 Aug 2019

Summary: 185 quakes M2+, 61 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 1 quake M6+ (272 total)
Magnitude 2+: 185 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 61 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 25 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: none
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.9*10^14 J (52.1 GWh / 44843 tons of TNT / 2.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (29 Aug 2019):


#1: M 6.3 quake: 276km WNW of Bandon, Oregon (USA) on Thu, 29 Aug 15h07
#2: M 4.9 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Thu, 29 Aug 02h13
#3: M 4.9 quake: Santa Cruz Islands (Solomon Islands) on Thu, 29 Aug 12h25
#4: M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Thu, 29 Aug 10h20
#5: M 4.8 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia) on Thu, 29 Aug 10h53
#6: M 4.7 quake: Off East Coast of Kamchatka (Russia) on Thu, 29 Aug 02h48
#7: M 4.7 quake: Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 29 Aug 06h14
#8: M 4.5 quake: 31km WNW of Huanuco, Peru on Thu, 29 Aug 04h21
#9: M 4.5 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 29 Aug 19h37
#10: M 4.4 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Thu, 29 Aug 11h39

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, 28 ago 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Thu, 29 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 29 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Cerro Auquihuato (1 quake mag 4.2), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (31 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Coso (73 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9) ... read all
Thu, 29 Aug 2019, 00:24
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 Aug 2019
Summary: 145 quakes M2+, 90 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 8 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (268 total) ... read all
Wed, 28 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 28 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 2.0-3.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Coso (72 quakes between mag 0.3-3.3), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2) ... read all

 

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