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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 30 August 2019

Saturday Aug 31, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Aug 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Aug 2019

Summary: 176 quakes M2+, 60 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (261 total)
Magnitude 2+: 176 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 60 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 24 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.6*10^13 J (4.33 GWh / 3722 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (30 Aug 2019):


#1: M 5.3 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Fri, 30 Aug 05h57
#2: M 4.9 quake: Off Coast of Northern Chile on Fri, 30 Aug 11h24
#3: M 4.7 quake: Panama-Costa Rica border region on Fri, 30 Aug 05h37
#4: M 4.7 quake: Timor Region (Indonesia) on Fri, 30 Aug 09h18
#5: M 4.7 quake: Mayotte Region on Fri, 30 Aug 00h32
#6: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 30 Aug 15h18
#7: M 4.6 quake: Tanimbar Islands Reg., Indonesia on Fri, 30 Aug 05h38
#8: M 4.6 quake: Northern Chile on Fri, 30 Aug 08h27
#9: M 4.6 quake: Colinas do Sul/GO (Brazil) on Fri, 30 Aug 19h56
#10: M 4.5 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Fri, 30 Aug 08h25

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, 29 ago 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Friday, Aug 30, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 3.0), Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (51 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Esjufjöll (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.2), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0) ... read all
Friday, Aug 30, 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) ... read all
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019
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
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019
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

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