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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 17 September 2019

Wed, 18 Sep 2019, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Sep 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Sep 2019

Summary: 152 quakes M2+, 86 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (271 total)
Magnitude 2+: 152 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 86 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.4*10^13 J (6.63 GWh / 5707 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 Sep 2019):


#1: M 5.3 quake: Parana/TO (Brazil) on Tue, 17 Sep 15h49
#2: M 5.2 quake: 42km W of Willow, Alaska (USA) on Tue, 17 Sep 01h09
#3: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 17 Sep 08h25
#4: M 5.0 quake: Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 17 Sep 16h03
#5: M 4.8 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 17 Sep 10h30
#6: M 4.8 quake: Azores Islands Region on Tue, 17 Sep 13h51
#7: M 4.8 quake: Santa Cruz Islands (Solomon Islands) on Tue, 17 Sep 14h10
#8: M 4.7 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 17 Sep 10h54
#9: M 4.7 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Tue, 17 Sep 18h45
#10: M 4.6 quake: 63km S of Hihifo, Tonga on Tue, 17 Sep 15h51

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, 16 sep 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Tue, 17 Sep 2019, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 Sep 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.3), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Coso (24 quakes between mag 0.5-2.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 2.4-3.1), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 1.6), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0) ... read all
Tue, 17 Sep 2019, 00:24
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Sep 2019
Summary: 148 quakes M2+, 75 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (254 total) ... read all
Mon, 16 Sep 2019, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 Sep 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.7), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 1.4), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.5-2.8), Coso (30 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.1), Hualalai (1 quake mag 1.7) ... read all
Mon, 16 Sep 2019, 00:24
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Sep 2019
Summary: 171 quakes M2+, 50 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (247 total) ... read all
Sun, 15 Sep 2019, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Sep 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Ararat (1 quake mag 2.3), Barva (1 quake mag 3.5), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (40 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Inyo Craters (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.8), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.7) ... read all

 

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