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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 2 September 2019

Tuesday Sep 03, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

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

Summary: 149 quakes M2+, 79 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+ (259 total)
Magnitude 2+: 149 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 79 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 24 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 8*10^13 J (22.3 GWh / 19197 tons of TNT / 1.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (2 Sep 2019):


#1: M 5.9 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Mon, 2 Sep 22h45
#2: M 5.5 quake: North of Svalbard (Greenland) on Mon, 2 Sep 13h02
#3: M 5.2 quake: Central Peru on Mon, 2 Sep 16h35
#4: M 5.2 quake: North of Svalbard (Greenland) on Mon, 2 Sep 13h02
#5: M 5.1 quake: North of Svalbard (Greenland) on Mon, 2 Sep 13h02
#6: M 5.0 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Mon, 2 Sep 09h24
#7: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 2 Sep 16h59
#8: M 4.9 quake: South of Mariana Islands (Guam) on Mon, 2 Sep 06h41
#9: M 4.8 quake: 97km S of Merizo Village, Guam on Mon, 2 Sep 06h48
#10: M 4.8 quake: Chile-Argentina Border Region on Mon, 2 Sep 20h53

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 domingo, 1 sep 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  2 Sep 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Sep 02, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Coso (41 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Denison (1 quake mag 2.0), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  2 Sep 2019
Monday, Sep 02, 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  1 Sep 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Sep 01, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.3), Churchill (1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Coso (63 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  1 Sep 2019
Sunday, Sep 01, 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 31 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019
Quakes detected near: Amiata (1 quake mag 1.6), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 1.8), Churchill (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (62 quakes between mag 0.3-2.6), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.4) ... [more]

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