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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 18 October 2019
Saturday Oct 19, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Oct 2019Summary: 215 quakes M2+, 85 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (334 total)
+: 215 earthquakes
+: 85 earthquakes
+: 31 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.8*10^13 J (7.79 GWh / 6706 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (18 Oct 2019):
#1: M 5.3 quake: 70km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 18 Oct 00h58
#2: M 5.2 quake: 65km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 18 Oct 13h09
#3: M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Fri, 18 Oct 07h45
#4: M 4.9 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Fri, 18 Oct 13h18
#5: M 4.9 quake: Myanmar-India Border Region (Myanmar (Burma)) on Fri, 18 Oct 16h48
#6: M 4.9 quake: 019 km N 84° E of Tulunan (Cotabato) (Philippines) on Fri, 18 Oct 10h56
#7: M 4.9 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 18 Oct 22h02
#8: M 4.9 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Fri, 18 Oct 13h25
#9: M 4.9 quake: 158km SSW of Lotofaga, Samoa on Fri, 18 Oct 10h54
#10: M 4.8 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Fri, 18 Oct 21h19
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) ...
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
: We have published several volcano calendars over the years: usually, we use photos taken by us or our participants during our recent volcano tours and expeditions. A perfect gift if you're a fan of volcanoes!
Nyiragongo volcano photos
: Nyiragongo (DR Congo) has the world's largest and most active lava lake. Enjoy our pictures taken during several expeditions over the past years.