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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Wednesday Feb 26, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Feb 2020Summary: 209 quakes M2+, 62 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (302 total)
+: 209 earthquakes
+: 62 earthquakes
+: 27 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.1*10^13 J (5.83 GWh / 5017 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (25 Feb 2020):
#1: M 5.2 quake: 240km SE of Lambasa, Fiji on Tue, 25 Feb 02h07
#2: M 5.1 quake: Taiwan on Tue, 25 Feb 11h14
#3: M 5.0 quake: Eastern Turkey on Tue, 25 Feb 23h03
#4: M 5.0 quake: Off Coast of Northern Peru on Tue, 25 Feb 04h14
#5: M 4.9 quake: Northern Chile on Tue, 25 Feb 00h49
#6: M 4.8 quake: Solomon Islands on Tue, 25 Feb 21h17
#7: M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 25 Feb 20h50
#8: M 4.8 quake: Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan on Tue, 25 Feb 06h39
#9: M 4.8 quake: 33km ESE of Rota, Northern Mariana Islands on Tue, 25 Feb 02h15
#10: M 4.7 quake: Near Coast of Guatemala on Tue, 25 Feb 00h13
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja
(3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Baru
(1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake
(22 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Coso
(8 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Eldey
(1 quake mag 1.4), Katla
(3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0) ...
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Top 20 quakes in 2016
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See the top 20 list of largest quakes in 2016 with this map.