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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 29 February 2020
Sunday Mar 01, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 1 Mar 2020Summary: 184 quakes M2+, 80 quakes M3+, 35 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (302 total)
+: 184 earthquakes
+: 80 earthquakes
+: 35 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1*10^13 J (8.52 GWh / 7329 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (29 Feb 2020):
#1: M 5.5 quake: Azores-cabo De San Vicente (Portugal) on Sat, 29 Feb 03h05
#2: M 5.2 quake: Tonga Islands on Sat, 29 Feb 01h57
#3: M 5.2 quake: North of Halmahera, Indonesia on Sat, 29 Feb 09h28
#4: M 4.9 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Sat, 29 Feb 06h43
#5: M 4.8 quake: 122km E of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea on Sat, 29 Feb 13h46
#6: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 29 Feb 00h34
#7: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand (Tonga) on Sat, 29 Feb 00h34
#8: M 4.7 quake: 43km WNW of Nuqui, Colombia on Sat, 29 Feb 08h06
#9: M 4.7 quake: Eastern Turkey on Sat, 29 Feb 12h29
#10: M 4.6 quake: Azores Cape St. Vincent Ridge (Portugal) on Sat, 29 Feb 03h05
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja
(5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Bardarbunga
(2 quakes between mag 0.7-2.0), Clear Lake
(13 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Coso
(4 quakes between mag 1.2-2.0), Eldey
(8 quakes between mag 0.9-1.9), Filicudi
(2 quakes between mag 2.8-3.2) ...
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020
Summary: 6529 quakes M2+, 2263 quakes M3+, 871 quakes M4+, 114 quakes M5+, 5 quakes M6+ (9782 total)
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Land of Colors
: We still have spots free on the tours to Kamchata's volcanoes in Aug & Sep 2020! Both tours will be accompanied by a volcanologist from our team. A country full of colors and adventures is waiting for you!
Videos taken during our volcano expeditions and tours, showing eruptions, volcanic phenomena and more.
Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
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: 11-16 Feb 2019: short-notice special tour to see the ongoing eruption of Karangetang volcano in northern Indonesia. Starting and ending in Manado. Small group 2-6 people, experienced volcano expedition leader from our team (Andi).