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Earthquake report world-wide for Monday, 17 February 2020

Tuesday Feb 18, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Feb 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Feb 2020

Summary: 177 quakes M2+, 56 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (263 total)
Magnitude 2+: 177 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 56 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 27 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 7*10^13 J (19.3 GWh / 16621 tons of TNT / 1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 Feb 2020):


#1: M 5.9 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Feb 00h28
#2: M 5.5 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Mon, 17 Feb 05h10
#3: M 5.2 quake: Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Mon, 17 Feb 12h54
#4: M 4.7 quake: Java, Indonesia on Mon, 17 Feb 12h11
#5: M 4.7 quake: Azores-cabo De San Vicente on Mon, 17 Feb 14h20
#6: M 4.7 quake: 114km SSE of King Salmon, Alaska (USA) on Mon, 17 Feb 09h18
#7: M 4.7 quake: 66km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (USA) on Mon, 17 Feb 03h33
#8: M 4.7 quake: 19km N of Taron, Papua New Guinea on Mon, 17 Feb 03h54
#9: M 4.6 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Mon, 17 Feb 13h50
#10: M 4.6 quake: Azores-cabo De San Vicente on Mon, 17 Feb 14h20

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 domingo, 16 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 17 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Feb 17, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Feb 2020
Monday, Feb 17, 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 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]

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