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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 11 October 2019
Saturday Oct 12, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 Oct 2019Summary: 184 quakes M2+, 86 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (303 total)
+: 184 earthquakes
+: 86 earthquakes
+: 29 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.8*10^13 J (4.99 GWh / 4289 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (11 Oct 2019):
#1: M 5.1 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Fri, 11 Oct 21h45
#2: M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 11 Oct 15h18
#3: M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Fri, 11 Oct 18h52
#4: M 5.0 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Fri, 11 Oct 02h55
#5: M 4.9 quake: Near East Coast of Kamchatka (Russia) on Fri, 11 Oct 07h48
#6: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 11 Oct 23h49
#7: M 4.7 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Fri, 11 Oct 13h06
#8: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 11 Oct 01h55
#9: M 4.6 quake: Salta, Argentina on Fri, 11 Oct 17h23
#10: M 4.3 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 11 Oct 22h18
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Friday, Oct 11, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja
(2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Bardarbunga
(1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake
(17 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Coso
(7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Grímsvötn
(3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Kilauea
(4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.6) ...
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Small spherical balls of volcanic ash that form from a wet nucleus falling through a volcanic ash cloud.