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Volcano Calendar 2020
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 24 December 2019
Wednesday Dec 25, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Dec 2019Summary: 183 quakes M2+, 70 quakes M3+, 26 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (285 total)
+: 183 earthquakes
+: 70 earthquakes
+: 26 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.5*10^14 J (41 GWh / 35293 tons of TNT / 2.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (24 Dec 2019):
#1: M 6.0 quake: Santiago Del Estero Prov., Argentina on Tue, 24 Dec 16h43
#2: M 5.9 quake: Colombia on Tue, 24 Dec 19h03
#3: M 5.7 quake: Colombia on Tue, 24 Dec 19h19
#4: M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 24 Dec 13h38
#5: M 5.1 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Tue, 24 Dec 14h36
#6: M 5.0 quake: Nicobar Islands, India Region on Tue, 24 Dec 05h52
#7: M 4.9 quake: 249km SE of `Ohonua, Tonga on Tue, 24 Dec 13h52
#8: M 4.8 quake: 149km SSW of Hihifo, Tonga on Tue, 24 Dec 11h49
#9: M 4.8 quake: Northern Chile on Tue, 24 Dec 18h48
#10: M 4.7 quake: Off Coast Of Costa Rica on Tue, 24 Dec 00h25
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Types of tours
: We offer a broad variety of tours to volcanic areas: volcano expeditions and specials, discovery tours with hiking, photography, nature and culture, pilot tours and private custom tours.
Mayon volcano photos
: Mayon on Luzon Island, towering above Legazpi city is famous for being one of the most perfectly symmetrical stratovolcanoes in the world. It is also one of the most active and most dangerous volcanoes (not only) in the Philippines.
: Guatemala - a land of volcanoes and the colorful Mayan culture with incredible variety. A dream destination for volcano enthusiasts and photographers!
Try our new app!
: Volcanoes & Earthquakes - our new free App for Android shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes on a map and as list, as well as volcano news from all the world. You can filter the data shown in various ways, e.g. by magnitude or age of earthquakes, the distance from your location, the status of volcanoes and so on.