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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 31 August 2019
Sunday Sep 01, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 1 Sep 2019Summary: 171 quakes M2+, 62 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (255 total)
+: 171 earthquakes
+: 62 earthquakes
+: 18 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 2*10^13 J (5.45 GWh / 4692 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (31 Aug 2019):
#1: M 5.2 quake: Southern East Pacific Rise on Sat, 31 Aug 23h54
#2: M 5.1 quake: Myanmar (Myanmar (Burma)) on Sat, 31 Aug 15h09
#3: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 31 Aug 12h28
#4: M 5.0 quake: 143km S of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Sat, 31 Aug 17h33
#5: M 4.9 quake: 86km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands on Sat, 31 Aug 08h45
#6: M 4.9 quake: Off Coast of Central America on Sat, 31 Aug 12h00
#7: M 4.9 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Sat, 31 Aug 13h02
#8: M 4.8 quake: 198km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu on Sat, 31 Aug 06h30
#9: M 4.6 quake: Taiwan Region on Sat, 31 Aug 07h50
#10: M 4.5 quake: Southern Xinjiang, China on Sat, 31 Aug 02h10
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019
Summary: 5220 quakes M2+, 2325 quakes M3+, 790 quakes M4+, 125 quakes M5+, 9 quakes M6+ (8469 total)
Friday, Aug 30, 2019
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) ...
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