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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 29 December 2019
Monday Dec 30, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 30 Dec 2019Summary: 239 quakes M2+, 62 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (338 total)
+: 239 earthquakes
+: 62 earthquakes
+: 31 earthquakes
+: 6 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.5*10^13 J (9.59 GWh / 8255 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (29 Dec 2019):
#1: M 5.3 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Sun, 29 Dec 09h12
#2: M 5.3 quake: Southwest of Africa on Sun, 29 Dec 18h24
#3: M 5.2 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 29 Dec 14h16
#4: M 5.1 quake: New Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea) on Sun, 29 Dec 13h59
#5: M 5.0 quake: 10km S of Indios, Puerto Rico on Sun, 29 Dec 01h06
#6: M 5.0 quake: Southwest of Africa on Sun, 29 Dec 18h24
#7: M 4.9 quake: 260km NNE of Chichi-shima, Japan on Sun, 29 Dec 01h44
#8: M 4.8 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Sun, 29 Dec 16h25
#9: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 29 Dec 22h57
#10: M 4.7 quake: 11km S of Indios, Puerto Rico on Sun, 29 Dec 01h21
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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