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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
: "One of the most eye-catching guides to the world’s volcanoes ever published.
: Our professional team of volcanologists and photographers offers unique travel opportunities: volcano expeditions, photo tours, and relaxed walking & study tours.
The Volcano Adventure Guide
: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 2 January 2020
Friday Jan 03, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 3 Jan 2020Summary: 196 quakes M2+, 73 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+ (306 total)
+: 196 earthquakes
+: 73 earthquakes
+: 30 earthquakes
+: 7 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.9*10^13 J (19 GWh / 16372 tons of TNT / 1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (2 Jan 2020):
#1: M 5.7 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thu, 2 Jan 18h23
#2: M 5.5 quake: Northern and Central Iran on Thu, 2 Jan 04h29
#3: M 5.5 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 2 Jan 11h25
#4: M 5.3 quake: Solomon Islands on Thu, 2 Jan 13h41
#5: M 5.1 quake: State Of Yap, Micronesia on Thu, 2 Jan 05h29
#6: M 5.0 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 2 Jan 05h37
#7: M 5.0 quake: Northwest of Madagascar (Mayotte) on Thu, 2 Jan 16h00
#8: M 4.8 quake: 256km SSE of Kodiak, Alaska (USA) on Thu, 2 Jan 08h54
#9: M 4.8 quake: 20km WSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (USA) on Thu, 2 Jan 12h04
#10: M 4.8 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Thu, 2 Jan 14h03
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:
1-3 day excursions
: If you're interested in volcanoes, there are a number of excursions you should not miss if you're in the area: hike to the craters of Stromboli volcano, climb Etna volcano, get to know the unique volcanic history of Santorini - some examples of shorter (1-3 days) tours and excursions we offer.
List and map of all volcanoes in Africa. Most volcanoes are located in the Great Rift Valley, but there are more.
Photos from the Kuril Islands
: Some rarely visited volcanoes, unspoiled nature, lots of WWII remnants - browse through several galleries from our tours to the Kuril Islands.
Vulkane Italiens - order online
: 88 pages, brilliant color photos, German language - this beautifully illustrated guidebook is a perfect introduction and companion for all interested in Italy's rich and varied volcanic areas.