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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 23 October 2019

Thursday Oct 24, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

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

Summary: 177 quakes M2+, 81 quakes M3+, 37 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (299 total)
Magnitude 2+: 177 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 81 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 37 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2*10^14 J (56.7 GWh / 48788 tons of TNT / 3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (23 Oct 2019):


#1: M 6.3 quake: North of Ascension Island on Wed, 23 Oct 16h08
#2: M 5.5 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Wed, 23 Oct 15h30
#3: M 5.0 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Wed, 23 Oct 03h50
#4: M 5.0 quake: 122km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia on Wed, 23 Oct 04h49
#5: M 4.9 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Wed, 23 Oct 00h22
#6: M 4.8 quake: 80km NW of Neiafu, Tonga on Wed, 23 Oct 14h09
#7: M 4.7 quake: 13km NW of Miyako, Japan on Wed, 23 Oct 03h43
#8: M 4.7 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Wed, 23 Oct 05h56
#9: M 4.6 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Wed, 23 Oct 10h36
#10: M 4.6 quake: Southwestern Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Wed, 23 Oct 19h09

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 martes, 22 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 23 Oct 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.4-3.0), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.2), Hofsjökull volcano (1 quake mag 1.7), Hrómundartindur (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 Oct 2019
Wednesday, Oct 23, 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 22 Oct 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.6), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Clear Lake (36 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Coso (18 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Damavand (1 quake mag 2.7), Hekla (1 quake mag 2.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 Oct 2019
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