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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
Summary: 262 quakes M2+, 97 quakes M3+, 36 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (399 total)
+: 262 earthquakes
+: 97 earthquakes
+: 36 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
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
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, 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) ...
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