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Volcano Calendar 2020
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 4 January 2020
Sunday Jan 05, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 Jan 2020Summary: 139 quakes M2+, 54 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (225 total)
+: 139 earthquakes
+: 54 earthquakes
+: 29 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1*10^13 J (8.54 GWh / 7350 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (4 Jan 2020):
#1: M 5.5 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 4 Jan 07h18
#2: M 5.3 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 4 Jan 22h37
#3: M 5.0 quake: Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia on Sat, 4 Jan 23h42
#4: M 4.9 quake: 118km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand on Sat, 4 Jan 22h36
#5: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 4 Jan 05h56
#6: M 4.8 quake: North of Ascension Island on Sat, 4 Jan 09h48
#7: M 4.8 quake: Northern Colombia on Sat, 4 Jan 13h52
#8: M 4.8 quake: Java, Indonesia on Sat, 4 Jan 22h55
#9: M 4.7 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Sat, 4 Jan 12h40
#10: M 4.7 quake: Southwestern Pakistan on Sat, 4 Jan 08h24
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, Jan 04, 2020
Quakes detected near: Coso
(12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Grensdalur
(6 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Grímsvötn
(2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Hekla
(4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Hengill
(17 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Hrómundartindur
(2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ...
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