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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 28 December 2019
Sunday Dec 29, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 Dec 2019
Summary: 146 quakes M2+, 78 quakes M3+, 28 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (255 total)
+: 146 earthquakes
+: 78 earthquakes
+: 28 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1*10^13 J (8.62 GWh / 7416 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (28 Dec 2019):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Prince Edward Islands Region (South Africa) on Sat, 28 Dec 15h36
#2: M 5.2 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Sat, 28 Dec 12h08
#3: M 5.2 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 28 Dec 22h49
#4: M 4.9 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Sat, 28 Dec 04h14
#5: M 4.9 quake: Philippine Islands Region (Indonesia) on Sat, 28 Dec 08h38
#6: M 4.8 quake: 121km W of Ceva-i-Ra, Fiji (New Caledonia) on Sat, 28 Dec 18h49
#7: M 4.7 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Sat, 28 Dec 18h25
#8: M 4.7 quake: 5km SE of Guanica, Puerto Rico on Sat, 28 Dec 22h35
#9: M 4.6 quake: Sea of Okhotsk (Russia) on Sat, 28 Dec 02h34
#10: M 4.6 quake: Azores Islands, Portugal on Sat, 28 Dec 05h22
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Saturday, Dec 28, 2019
Quakes detected near: Apo
(2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.7), Askja
(6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Bardarbunga
(7 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Cerro Prieto
(1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake
(21 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Coso
(15 quakes between mag 0.5-2.1) ...
Friday, Dec 27, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake
(12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Coso
(7 quakes between mag 0.9-2.3), Etna
(1 quake mag 1.1), Grensdalur
(3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Kanaga
(2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Kilauea
(2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.0) ...
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