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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 17 October 2019
Friday Oct 18, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Oct 2019Summary: 243 quakes M2+, 87 quakes M3+, 23 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (358 total)
+: 243 earthquakes
+: 87 earthquakes
+: 23 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.9*10^13 J (10.8 GWh / 9254 tons of TNT / 0.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 Oct 2019):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 17 Oct 19h34
#2: M 5.3 quake: Galapagos Islands Region (Ecuador) on Thu, 17 Oct 03h26
#3: M 5.3 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Thu, 17 Oct 01h28
#4: M 5.2 quake: Taiwan Region (Japan) on Thu, 17 Oct 11h44
#5: M 5.2 quake: 002 km Sout° 00 of Tulunan (North Cotabato) (Philippines) on Thu, 17 Oct 06h18
#6: M 4.9 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Thu, 17 Oct 15h05
#7: M 4.7 quake: 020 km S 69° E of Tulunan (North Cotabato) (Philippines) on Thu, 17 Oct 01h53
#8: M 4.7 quake: off the coast of Oregon (USA) on Thu, 17 Oct 20h43
#9: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Thu, 17 Oct 05h14
#10: M 4.6 quake: 99km WNW of Santa Cruz, Chile on Thu, 17 Oct 13h44
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 17, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar
(1 quake mag 1.1), Askja
(11 quakes between mag 0.1-2.3), Clear Lake
(3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.9), Coso
(13 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), El Hierro
(1 quake mag 1.6), Etna
(1 quake mag 2.2) ...
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