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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 16 February 2020

Monday Feb 17, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Feb 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Feb 2020

Summary: 182 quakes M2+, 54 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (264 total)
Magnitude 2+: 182 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 54 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 25 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.1*10^13 J (11.4 GWh / 9792 tons of TNT / 0.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (16 Feb 2020):


#1: M 5.7 quake: Southern Iran on Sun, 16 Feb 12h30
#2: M 5.3 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Sun, 16 Feb 07h35
#3: M 5.3 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Sun, 16 Feb 22h05
#4: M 4.9 quake: 174km NNE of Chichi-shima, Japan on Sun, 16 Feb 11h18
#5: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 16 Feb 11h49
#6: M 4.6 quake: 83km NNW of Hihifo, Tonga on Sun, 16 Feb 15h32
#7: M 4.6 quake: 51km WNW of Bandar 'Abbas, Iran on Sun, 16 Feb 12h24
#8: M 4.6 quake: Batan Isl Region, Philippines on Sun, 16 Feb 02h28
#9: M 4.5 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Sun, 16 Feb 18h07
#10: M 4.4 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia) on Sun, 16 Feb 22h23

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 sábado, 15 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 16 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Feb 16, 2020
Quakes detected near: Amiata (1 quake mag 1.2), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Grensdalur (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Feb 2020
Sunday, Feb 16, 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 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]

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