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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 18 December 2019

Thursday Dec 19, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Dec 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Dec 2019

Summary: 216 quakes M2+, 85 quakes M3+, 43 quakes M4+, 10 quakes M5+ (354 total)
Magnitude 2+: 216 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 85 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 43 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 10 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.1*10^14 J (30 GWh / 25817 tons of TNT / 1.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (18 Dec 2019):


#1: M 5.9 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 18 Dec 01h56
#2: M 5.7 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 18 Dec 00h32
#3: M 5.4 quake: Southeast of Easter Island on Wed, 18 Dec 04h44
#4: M 5.2 quake: 113km W of Gustavus, Alaska (USA) on Wed, 18 Dec 21h52
#5: M 5.1 quake: New Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea) on Wed, 18 Dec 22h11
#6: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 18 Dec 02h29
#7: M 5.0 quake: Svalbard Region (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) on Wed, 18 Dec 03h46
#8: M 5.0 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Wed, 18 Dec 08h11
#9: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 18 Dec 10h42
#10: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand (Tonga) on Wed, 18 Dec 12h19

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, 17 dic 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 18 Dec 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Dec 18, 2019
Quakes detected near: Apo (2 quakes between mag 3.3-3.3), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2), Coso (21 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Esjufjöll (3 quakes between mag 1.0-2.2), Hekla (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Dec 2019
Wednesday, Dec 18, 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 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]

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