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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Thursday Feb 20, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Feb 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 20 Feb 2020

Summary: 240 quakes M2+, 66 quakes M3+, 24 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (331 total)
Magnitude 2+: 240 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 66 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 24 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2688 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (19 Feb 2020):


#1: M 5.0 quake: South of Mariana Islands (Guam) on Wed, 19 Feb 15h54
#2: M 4.8 quake: New Britain region, Papua New Guinea on Wed, 19 Feb 17h37
#3: M 4.8 quake: Hokkaido, Japan Region on Wed, 19 Feb 15h50
#4: M 4.8 quake: 174km ESE of Yigo Village, Guam (Northern Mariana Islands) on Wed, 19 Feb 09h42
#5: M 4.7 quake: Sulawesi, Indonesia on Wed, 19 Feb 09h47
#6: M 4.7 quake: Near Coast of Libya on Wed, 19 Feb 08h19
#7: M 4.7 quake: 140km SE of Neiafu, Tonga on Wed, 19 Feb 05h10
#8: M 4.7 quake: Taiwan on Wed, 19 Feb 05h27
#9: M 4.5 quake: off the coast of Oregon (USA) on Wed, 19 Feb 21h38
#10: M 4.5 quake: 210km WSW of Longyearbyen, Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Svalbard & Jan Mayen) on Wed, 19 Feb 09h38

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, 18 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 19 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020
Quakes detected near: Amasing (1 quake mag 4.4), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 19 Feb 2020
Wednesday, Feb 19, 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 18 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Feb 18, 2020
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.4-2.3), Erciyes Dağ (1 quake mag 1.5), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.6), Kalatungan (1 quake mag 2.4), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.7) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Feb 2020
Tuesday, Feb 18, 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 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]

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