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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Thursday Feb 27, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Feb 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Feb 2020

Summary: 220 quakes M2+, 74 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+, 1 quake M6+ (327 total)
Magnitude 2+: 220 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 74 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 31 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 7.8*10^13 J (21.5 GWh / 18533 tons of TNT / 1.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (26 Feb 2020):


#1: M 6.0 quake: Tanimbar Islands Reg., Indonesia on Wed, 26 Feb 07h33
#2: M 5.0 quake: Kashmir-India Border Region on Wed, 26 Feb 15h04
#3: M 4.9 quake: Coquimbo, Chile on Wed, 26 Feb 20h21
#4: M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 26 Feb 06h17
#5: M 4.8 quake: Taiwan on Wed, 26 Feb 05h34
#6: M 4.7 quake: Timor Region (Timor-Leste) on Wed, 26 Feb 15h41
#7: M 4.6 quake: Caspian Sea (Azerbaijan) on Wed, 26 Feb 07h51
#8: M 4.6 quake: Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico on Wed, 26 Feb 08h23
#9: M 4.6 quake: 89km WSW of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua (Costa Rica) on Wed, 26 Feb 16h43
#10: M 4.6 quake: New Ireland Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Wed, 26 Feb 13h28

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, 25 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 26 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.0), Cerro Prieto (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.1), Clear Lake (37 quakes between mag 0.3-3.7), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Eldey (9 quakes between mag 0.6-2.6), Filicudi (1 quake mag 2.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Feb 2020
Wednesday, Feb 26, 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 25 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Eldey (7 quakes between mag 0.7-1.7), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 25 Feb 2020
Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020
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