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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 22 September 2019

Monday Sep 23, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Sep 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Sep 2019

Summary: 148 quakes M2+, 53 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (228 total)
Magnitude 2+: 148 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 53 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 23 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.9*10^13 J (7.97 GWh / 6856 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (22 Sep 2019):


#1: M 5.5 quake: Tonga Islands (Samoa) on Sun, 22 Sep 07h32
#2: M 5.2 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 22 Sep 01h25
#3: M 5.1 quake: Central Peru on Sun, 22 Sep 05h28
#4: M 5.0 quake: Northern Colombia on Sun, 22 Sep 00h36
#5: M 4.9 quake: 6km W of Paredon, Mexico on Sun, 22 Sep 01h50
#6: M 4.9 quake: Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia on Sun, 22 Sep 22h32
#7: M 4.7 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Sun, 22 Sep 16h29
#8: M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 22 Sep 06h17
#9: M 4.6 quake: 283km NNW of Chichi-shima, Japan on Sun, 22 Sep 14h15
#10: M 4.6 quake: 16km WSW of Coahuayana, Mexico on Sun, 22 Sep 22h12

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 sábado, 21 sep 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Sunday, Sep 22, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Sep 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (13 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (1 quake mag 3.8), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Coso (25 quakes between mag 0.6-2.0), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 1.9) ... read all
Sunday, Sep 22, 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Sep 2019
Summary: 149 quakes M2+, 93 quakes M3+, 34 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (279 total) ... read all
Saturday, Sep 21, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Sep 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (7 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.6-1.7), Coso (22 quakes between mag 0.5-2.3), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.0), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2) ... read all

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