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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 1 October 2019
Wednesday Oct 02, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 2 Oct 2019
Summary: 279 quakes M2+, 86 quakes M3+, 18 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (389 total)
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Total seismic energy estimate: 4.1*10^13 J (11.4 GWh / 9792 tons of TNT / 0.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (1 Oct 2019):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Macquarie Island, Southern Ocean (Australia) on Tue, 1 Oct 19h57
#2: M 5.4 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 1 Oct 05h16
#3: M 5.4 quake: Southern East Pacific Rise on Tue, 1 Oct 03h56
#4: M 5.2 quake: Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Tue, 1 Oct 22h25
#5: M 5.1 quake: Broken Ridge on Tue, 1 Oct 07h41
#6: M 5.0 quake: Volcano Islands, Japan Region (Northern Mariana Islands) on Tue, 1 Oct 06h32
#7: M 4.7 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 1 Oct 03h59
#8: M 4.6 quake: Jujuy, Argentina on Tue, 1 Oct 19h23
#9: M 4.5 quake: Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Tue, 1 Oct 21h48
#10: M 4.5 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 1 Oct 11h42
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Monday, Sep 30, 2019
Summary: 5314 quakes M2+, 2456 quakes M3+, 869 quakes M4+, 140 quakes M5+, 8 quakes M6+ (8787 total)
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Photos from Greece
: We have traveled and studied extensively in Greece, in particular on its active volcanic areas such as Santorini, Nisyros, Milos, Methana.
Photos taken on our our tours.
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Photos from Kamchatka
: Kamchatka in Russia's far east is one of world's remotest regions and has an almost unparalleled density of active volcanoes. Look at photos taken during our expeditions from this wonderful corner of the world!
Try our new app!
: Volcanoes & Earthquakes - our new free App for Android shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes on a map and as list, as well as volcano news from all the world. You can filter the data shown in various ways, e.g. by magnitude or age of earthquakes, the distance from your location, the status of volcanoes and so on.