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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 15 February 2020

Sunday Feb 16, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

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

Summary: 188 quakes M2+, 39 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (262 total)
Magnitude 2+: 188 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 39 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.3*10^13 J (12.1 GWh / 10373 tons of TNT / 0.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


#1: M 5.6 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Sat, 15 Feb 23h00
#2: M 5.2 quake: Kyrgyzstan-Xinjiang Border Reg. (China) on Sat, 15 Feb 03h31
#3: M 5.2 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Sat, 15 Feb 15h36
#4: M 5.2 quake: Taiwan on Sat, 15 Feb 11h05
#5: M 5.2 quake: Fiji on Sat, 15 Feb 09h39
#6: M 5.1 quake: Taiwan on Sat, 15 Feb 11h00
#7: M 4.8 quake: Taiwan on Sat, 15 Feb 19h20
#8: M 4.8 quake: Molucca Sea (Indonesia) on Sat, 15 Feb 16h50
#9: M 4.7 quake: Philippine Islands Region (Philippines) on Sat, 15 Feb 05h57
#10: M 4.7 quake: Kepulauan Talaud, Indonesia on Sat, 15 Feb 09h45

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 viernes, 14 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 15 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Feb 15, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 2.1), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.2-3.6), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.2), Katla (3 quakes between mag 1.5-2.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 Feb 2020
Saturday, Feb 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 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Feb 14, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.5), Fernandina (1 quake mag 3.3) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 Feb 2020
Friday, Feb 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 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Feb 13, 2020
Quakes detected near: Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.7-1.7), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.4), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 2.1), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]

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