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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 28 February 2020

Saturday Feb 29, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 Feb 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 Feb 2020

Summary: 213 quakes M2+, 96 quakes M3+, 35 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (347 total)
Magnitude 2+: 213 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 96 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.4*10^13 J (17.6 GWh / 15181 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (28 Feb 2020):


#1: M 5.9 quake: Tonga Islands on Fri, 28 Feb 07h41
#2: M 5.3 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Fri, 28 Feb 18h47
#3: M 5.0 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Fri, 28 Feb 14h02
#4: M 4.9 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia) on Fri, 28 Feb 18h46
#5: M 4.8 quake: Flores Region, Indonesia on Fri, 28 Feb 15h46
#6: M 4.8 quake: Southern Xinjiang, China on Fri, 28 Feb 21h36
#7: M 4.8 quake: Southeastern Siberia, Russia on Fri, 28 Feb 23h09
#8: M 4.6 quake: Flores Region, Indonesia on Fri, 28 Feb 06h02
#9: M 4.6 quake: 142km E of Chichi-shima, Japan on Fri, 28 Feb 13h34
#10: M 4.5 quake: 9km N of Dir, Pakistan on Fri, 28 Feb 05h50

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 jueves, 27 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 28 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Feb 28, 2020
Quakes detected near: Azrou Volcanic Field (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (30 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Doro Otota (1 quake mag 3.1), Eldey (4 quakes between mag 1.9-2.3), Fremrinamur (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.6) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 28 Feb 2020
Friday, Feb 28, 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 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]

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