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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Thursday Jan 16, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Jan 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Jan 2020

Summary: 245 quakes M2+, 92 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 9 quakes M5+ (377 total)
Magnitude 2+: 245 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 92 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 31 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 9 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.6*10^13 J (18.5 GWh / 15880 tons of TNT / 1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (15 Jan 2020):


#1: M 5.6 quake: Timor Region (Indonesia) on Wed, 15 Jan 07h55
#2: M 5.4 quake: New Zealand (Tonga) on Wed, 15 Jan 00h14
#3: M 5.4 quake: Oaxaca, Mexico on Wed, 15 Jan 07h44
#4: M 5.3 quake: Timor Region (Indonesia) on Wed, 15 Jan 16h22
#5: M 5.2 quake: New Zealand (Fiji) on Wed, 15 Jan 00h14
#6: M 5.2 quake: 5km WSW of Guanica, Puerto Rico on Wed, 15 Jan 15h36
#7: M 5.1 quake: Oaxaca, Mexico on Wed, 15 Jan 08h15
#8: M 5.0 quake: Near Coast of Peru on Wed, 15 Jan 09h45
#9: M 5.0 quake: Hokkaido, Japan Region on Wed, 15 Jan 11h31
#10: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 15 Jan 04h07

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 martes, 14 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 15 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 15, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 1.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Camiguin de Babuyanes (1 quake mag 2.4), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.7), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.1-1.6), Coso (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Jan 2020
Wednesday, Jan 15, 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 14 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jan 14, 2020
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) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Jan 2020
Tuesday, Jan 14, 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 13 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Jan 13, 2020
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) ... [more]

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