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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 20 December 2019

Saturday Dec 21, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 21 Dec 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 21 Dec 2019

Summary: 200 quakes M2+, 62 quakes M3+, 33 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (298 total)
Magnitude 2+: 200 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 62 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 8.3*10^13 J (23 GWh / 19753 tons of TNT / 1.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (20 Dec 2019):


#1: M 6.0 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Fri, 20 Dec 11h39
#2: M 5.2 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 20 Dec 19h40
#3: M 5.0 quake: 116km E of `Ohonua, Tonga on Fri, 20 Dec 17h20
#4: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 20 Dec 01h36
#5: M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines (Indonesia) on Fri, 20 Dec 13h32
#6: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 20 Dec 14h30
#7: M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 20 Dec 16h55
#8: M 4.7 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 20 Dec 00h10
#9: M 4.7 quake: Reykjanes Ridge on Fri, 20 Dec 06h13
#10: M 4.7 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 20 Dec 09h35

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 jueves, 19 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 20 Dec 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Dec 20, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Coso (45 quakes between mag 0.4-3.1), Hayes (1 quake mag 1.2), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Dec 2019
Friday, Dec 20, 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 19 Dec 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Dec 19, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Coso (22 quakes between mag 0.3-3.1), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.8), Krísuvík (45 quakes between mag 0.1-3.5), Matutum (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Dec 2019
Thursday, Dec 19, 2019
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