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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Wednesday Dec 18, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Dec 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Dec 2019

Summary: 262 quakes M2+, 97 quakes M3+, 36 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (399 total)
Magnitude 2+: 262 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 97 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 36 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.8*10^13 J (7.66 GWh / 6587 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 Dec 2019):


#1: M 5.2 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 17 Dec 20h18
#2: M 5.2 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Tue, 17 Dec 20h23
#3: M 5.1 quake: New Zealand (Fiji) on Tue, 17 Dec 02h04
#4: M 5.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 17 Dec 06h00
#5: M 4.9 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 17 Dec 06h07
#6: M 4.9 quake: 150km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands on Tue, 17 Dec 06h45
#7: M 4.9 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Tue, 17 Dec 23h35
#8: M 4.8 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 17 Dec 06h53
#9: M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 17 Dec 01h24
#10: M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 17 Dec 19h16

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 lunes, 16 dic 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 17 Dec 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 17, 2019
Quakes detected near: Apo (2 quakes between mag 2.9-3.4), Baru (1 quake mag 1.9), Barva (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Coso (21 quakes between mag 0.1-2.6), Kilauea (5 quakes between mag 2.0-2.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Dec 2019
Tuesday, Dec 17, 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 16 Dec 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Dec 16, 2019
Quakes detected near: Apo (1 quake mag 3.1), Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.5), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Coso (19 quakes between mag 0.8-2.9), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.5) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Dec 2019
Monday, Dec 16, 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 15 Dec 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Dec 15, 2019
Quakes detected near: Apo (1 quake mag 2.6), Banua Wuhu (1 quake mag 4.2), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-1.7), Coso (16 quakes between mag 0.6-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.5), Etna (1 quake mag 2.0) ... [more]

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