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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 9 October 2019
Thursday Oct 10, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 Oct 2019Summary: 170 quakes M2+, 83 quakes M3+, 21 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (278 total)
+: 170 earthquakes
+: 83 earthquakes
+: 21 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.5*10^13 J (9.78 GWh / 8416 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (9 Oct 2019):
#1: M 5.5 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 9 Oct 20h22
#2: M 5.5 quake: Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Wed, 9 Oct 05h44
#3: M 5.1 quake: 122km NE of Hihifo, Tonga (Samoa) on Wed, 9 Oct 21h26
#4: M 5.0 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Wed, 9 Oct 10h44
#5: M 4.9 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Wed, 9 Oct 08h51
#6: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 9 Oct 21h16
#7: M 4.7 quake: 182km NE of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea on Wed, 9 Oct 05h49
#8: M 4.6 quake: 252km SE of Lambasa, Fiji on Wed, 9 Oct 10h00
#9: M 4.6 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Wed, 9 Oct 08h17
#10: M 4.6 quake: Caspian Sea, Offshr Turkmenistan on Wed, 9 Oct 03h06
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
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