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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 27 February 2020

Friday Feb 28, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Feb 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Feb 2020

Summary: 241 quakes M2+, 71 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (349 total)
Magnitude 2+: 241 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 71 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 31 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.6*10^13 J (10.1 GWh / 8720 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (27 Feb 2020):


#1: M 5.5 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Thu, 27 Feb 19h13
#2: M 5.2 quake: Southern East Pacific Rise on Thu, 27 Feb 22h20
#3: M 5.1 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Thu, 27 Feb 12h43
#4: M 5.0 quake: 155km NW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia on Thu, 27 Feb 19h20
#5: M 5.0 quake: Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Thu, 27 Feb 15h18
#6: M 5.0 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Thu, 27 Feb 01h36
#7: M 4.9 quake: Jujuy Province, Argentina on Thu, 27 Feb 01h25
#8: M 4.8 quake: South of Sumbawa, Indonesia on Thu, 27 Feb 21h28
#9: M 4.8 quake: Dodecanese Islands, Greece on Thu, 27 Feb 14h36
#10: M 4.8 quake: Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Thu, 27 Feb 04h11

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 miércoles, 26 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 27 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Feb 27, 2020
Quakes detected near: Agung (1 quake mag 2.7), Askja (1 quake mag 1.2), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.5), Chiginagak (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (41 quakes between mag 0.4-3.5), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 27 Feb 2020
Thursday, Feb 27, 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 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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