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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 29 October 2019
Wednesday Oct 30, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 30 Oct 2019Summary: 253 quakes M2+, 115 quakes M3+, 46 quakes M4+, 13 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (428 total)
+: 253 earthquakes
+: 115 earthquakes
+: 46 earthquakes
+: 13 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.7*10^14 J (132 GWh / 1.1*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (29 Oct 2019):
#1: M 6.5 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 01h04
#2: M 5.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 02h42
#3: M 5.8 quake: Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 29 Oct 08h44
#4: M 5.4 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 03h56
#5: M 5.2 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 08h46
#6: M 5.1 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 01h28
#7: M 5.1 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 02h34
#8: M 5.1 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 08h33
#9: M 5.1 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 22h21
#10: M 5.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 29 Oct 02h22
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Tuesday, Oct 29, 2019
Quakes detected near: Apo
(2 quakes between mag 3.0-3.1), Arenal
(1 quake mag 3.9), Clear Lake
(1 quake mag 1.9), Coso
(9 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Katla
(3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Kilauea
(2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2) ...
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