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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 14 January 2020

Wednesday Jan 15, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Jan 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Jan 2020

Summary: 278 quakes M2+, 89 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (400 total)
Magnitude 2+: 278 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 89 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.4*10^13 J (3.96 GWh / 3411 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (14 Jan 2020):


#1: M 5.1 quake: Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan on Tue, 14 Jan 04h25
#2: M 5.0 quake: Philippine Islands Region (Indonesia) on Tue, 14 Jan 00h06
#3: M 5.0 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Tue, 14 Jan 01h57
#4: M 4.8 quake: Northern Colombia on Tue, 14 Jan 17h57
#5: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 14 Jan 10h35
#6: M 4.6 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 14 Jan 01h54
#7: M 4.6 quake: South of Sumbawa, Indonesia on Tue, 14 Jan 11h03
#8: M 4.6 quake: 17km S of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico on Tue, 14 Jan 12h26
#9: M 4.5 quake: Offshore Chiapas, Mexico on Tue, 14 Jan 05h42
#10: M 4.5 quake: Southeast Of Easter Island on Tue, 14 Jan 07h31

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 lunes, 13 ene 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Tuesday, Jan 14, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Brennisteinsfjöll (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.4-2.8), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Fayal (1 quake mag 2.1), Grensdalur (7 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4) ... read all
Tuesday, Jan 14, 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Jan 2020
Summary: 270 quakes M2+, 128 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (429 total) ... read all
Monday, Jan 13, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), Coso (16 quakes between mag 0.6-2.3), Fernandina (1 quake mag 3.0), Gilbanta (1 quake mag 3.6) ... read all
Monday, Jan 13, 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 Jan 2020
Summary: 181 quakes M2+, 110 quakes M3+, 55 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (351 total) ... read all
Sunday, Jan 12, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clark (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Don Joao de Castro Bank (2 quakes between mag 2.3-2.5), Fernandina (1 quake mag 4.7), Grensdalur (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5) ... read all

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