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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 3 October 2019
Friday Oct 04, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 4 Oct 2019Summary: 217 quakes M2+, 75 quakes M3+, 36 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (332 total)
+: 217 earthquakes
+: 75 earthquakes
+: 36 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.4*10^13 J (9.32 GWh / 8018 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (3 Oct 2019):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Thu, 3 Oct 14h33
#2: M 5.1 quake: Dodecanese Islands, Greece on Thu, 3 Oct 04h44
#3: M 5.1 quake: 205km WSW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on Thu, 3 Oct 01h11
#4: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 3 Oct 07h59
#5: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 3 Oct 17h46
#6: M 4.9 quake: 53km NNW of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on Thu, 3 Oct 01h55
#7: M 4.9 quake: Komandorskiye Ostrova Region (Russia) on Thu, 3 Oct 09h48
#8: M 4.9 quake: Seram, Indonesia on Thu, 3 Oct 08h41
#9: M 4.7 quake: 128km ENE of Miyako, Japan on Thu, 3 Oct 03h55
#10: M 4.7 quake: Myanmar-India Border Region on Thu, 3 Oct 06h24
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Thursday, Oct 03, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja
(4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Bardarbunga
(3 quakes between mag 0.3-3.1), Bibinoi
(1 quake mag 4.2), Clear Lake
(13 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Coso
(37 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Geysir
(2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.0) ...
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