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Volcano Calendar 2020
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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 16 January 2020
Friday Jan 17, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Jan 2020Summary: 224 quakes M2+, 81 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+ (342 total)
+: 224 earthquakes
+: 81 earthquakes
+: 30 earthquakes
+: 7 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.9*10^13 J (13.7 GWh / 11776 tons of TNT / 0.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (16 Jan 2020):
#1: M 5.6 quake: North of Ascension Island on Thu, 16 Jan 09h58
#2: M 5.4 quake: Southern Xinjiang, China on Thu, 16 Jan 08h32
#3: M 5.4 quake: Off East Coast of Kamchatka (Russia) on Thu, 16 Jan 16h31
#4: M 5.1 quake: New Zealand (Tonga) on Thu, 16 Jan 02h27
#5: M 5.0 quake: Northern Chile on Thu, 16 Jan 13h12
#6: M 5.0 quake: Tonga Islands Region on Thu, 16 Jan 02h27
#7: M 5.0 quake: D'entrecasteaux Islands Region (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 16 Jan 22h09
#8: M 4.8 quake: 111km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia on Thu, 16 Jan 21h51
#9: M 4.7 quake: Timor Region (Indonesia) on Thu, 16 Jan 22h04
#10: M 4.6 quake: 93km NNW of Barranca, Peru on Thu, 16 Jan 02h03
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
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