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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Wednesday Oct 16, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Oct 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Oct 2019

Summary: 145 quakes M2+, 70 quakes M3+, 32 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (248 total)
Magnitude 2+: 145 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 70 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.7*10^13 J (4.6 GWh / 3960 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (15 Oct 2019):


#1: M 5.1 quake: 86km NNW of Port-Olry, Vanuatu on Tue, 15 Oct 10h45
#2: M 4.9 quake: South of Panama on Tue, 15 Oct 19h56
#3: M 4.9 quake: 99km ESE of Pangai, Tonga on Tue, 15 Oct 17h36
#4: M 4.9 quake: 134km ESE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on Tue, 15 Oct 14h42
#5: M 4.9 quake: 117km N of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on Tue, 15 Oct 03h53
#6: M 4.8 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Tue, 15 Oct 22h41
#7: M 4.7 quake: 17km SSE of Tres Pinos, CA (USA) on Tue, 15 Oct 19h42
#8: M 4.7 quake: 141km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea on Tue, 15 Oct 15h37
#9: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 15 Oct 07h14
#10: M 4.6 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tue, 15 Oct 03h00

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 lunes, 14 oct 2019

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Oct 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.2), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Coso (18 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.5) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Oct 2019
Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Oct 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Oct 14, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Oct 2019
Monday, Oct 14, 2019
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Oct 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Oct 13, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Coso (25 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Denison (1 quake mag 1.7), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.7), Grensdalur (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.1-3.1) ... [more]

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