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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Thursday Feb 06, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  6 Feb 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 6 Feb 2020

Summary: 275 quakes M2+, 78 quakes M3+, 30 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (388 total)
Magnitude 2+: 275 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 78 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 30 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.5*10^14 J (40.9 GWh / 35193 tons of TNT / 2.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (5 Feb 2020):


#1: M 6.0 quake: Java, Indonesia on Wed, 5 Feb 18h12
#2: M 5.9 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 5 Feb 12h18
#3: M 5.7 quake: Macquarie Island, Southern Ocean (Australia) on Wed, 5 Feb 12h17
#4: M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 5 Feb 18h20
#5: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 5 Feb 04h49
#6: M 4.9 quake: Revilla Gigedo Islands Region (Mexico) on Wed, 5 Feb 10h43
#7: M 4.9 quake: Northern Peru on Wed, 5 Feb 07h57
#8: M 4.8 quake: South of Java, Indonesia on Wed, 5 Feb 18h36
#9: M 4.8 quake: Off Coast of Costa Rica on Wed, 5 Feb 12h36
#10: M 4.8 quake: Near Coast of Northern Peru on Wed, 5 Feb 01h51

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, 4 feb 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  5 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Feb 05, 2020
Quakes detected near: Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.1), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Coso (13 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 2.8), Fayal (1 quake mag 2.1), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 1.9) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  5 Feb 2020
Wednesday, Feb 05, 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  4 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Feb 04, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso (5 quakes between mag 1.0-1.3), Douglas (1 quake mag 2.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  4 Feb 2020
Tuesday, Feb 04, 2020
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