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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 21 October 2019
Tuesday Oct 22, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Oct 2019Summary: 196 quakes M2+, 81 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (311 total)
+: 196 earthquakes
+: 81 earthquakes
+: 30 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.8*10^14 J (78.9 GWh / 67907 tons of TNT / 4.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (21 Oct 2019):
#1: M 6.4 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Mon, 21 Oct 02h52
#2: M 5.5 quake: Southern Iran on Mon, 21 Oct 10h58
#3: M 5.3 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Mon, 21 Oct 10h43
#4: M 5.3 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Mon, 21 Oct 23h49
#5: M 4.8 quake: Carlsberg Ridge on Mon, 21 Oct 07h41
#6: M 4.8 quake: 127km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga (Samoa) on Mon, 21 Oct 15h13
#7: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Mon, 21 Oct 13h53
#8: M 4.7 quake: 015 km S 03° E of Tagbina (Surigao Del Sur) (Philippines) on Mon, 21 Oct 23h49
#9: M 4.6 quake: Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Mon, 21 Oct 02h23
#10: M 4.6 quake: 109km SE of Gizo, Solomon Islands on Mon, 21 Oct 02h46
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Monday, Oct 21, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar
(1 quake mag 1.5), Askja
(10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Coso
(32 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Geysir
(2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.3), Grímsvötn
(2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.0), Hualalai
(1 quake mag 2.6) ...
Sunday, Oct 20, 2019
Quakes detected near: Apo
(1 quake mag 5.0), Clear Lake
(2 quakes between mag 1.3-2.1), Coso
(16 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), El Hierro
(1 quake mag 1.8), Etna
(1 quake mag 1.7), Furnas
(1 quake mag 2.0) ...
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Volcano Videos on YouTube
: Our YouTube channel: volcanic activity world-wide shown through videos taken during our volcano tours and expeditions complimented by some time-lapse videos from webcams.
Small spherical balls of volcanic ash that form from a wet nucleus falling through a volcanic ash cloud.