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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 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 3 Jan 2020

Summary: 196 quakes M2+, 73 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+ (306 total)
Magnitude 2+: 196 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 73 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
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

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 miércoles, 1 ene 2020

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  2 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jan 02, 2020
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Edgecumbe (1 quake mag 3.0), Hengill (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]
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Thursday, Jan 02, 2020
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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  1 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 01, 2020
Quakes detected near: Apo (1 quake mag 2.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.7), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
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Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.8-2.2), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.3), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.2), Isarog (1 quake mag 2.0) ... [more]

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