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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 8 March 2020

Monday Mar 09, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  9 Mar 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 Mar 2020

Summary: 215 quakes M2+, 84 quakes M3+, 42 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (343 total)
Magnitude 2+: 215 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 84 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 42 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.2*10^13 J (6.15 GWh / 5291 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (8 Mar 2020):


#1: M 5.1 quake: Azores Islands Region (Portugal) on Sun, 8 Mar 20h58
#2: M 5.0 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sun, 8 Mar 11h16
#3: M 4.9 quake: Western Iran on Sun, 8 Mar 09h47
#4: M 4.9 quake: 107km SSE of Grytviken, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands on Sun, 8 Mar 10h56
#5: M 4.9 quake: Kyushu, Japan on Sun, 8 Mar 19h28
#6: M 4.8 quake: 203km SSW of Vaini, Tonga on Sun, 8 Mar 09h46
#7: M 4.8 quake: Solomon Islands on Sun, 8 Mar 10h35
#8: M 4.8 quake: Reykjanes Ridge on Sun, 8 Mar 15h38
#9: M 4.8 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sun, 8 Mar 22h49
#10: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 8 Mar 02h23

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 sábado, 7 mar 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  8 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Mar 08, 2020
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.0), Casitagua (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.4-2.9), Coso (23 quakes between mag 0.6-3.8), Fagradalsfjall (1 quake mag 1.3), Fayal (1 quake mag 2.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 Mar 2020
Sunday, Mar 08, 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  7 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Mar 07, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.4), Askja (1 quake mag 1.4), Baru (1 quake mag 3.8), Camiguin de Babuyanes (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.6-2.5), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.7-3.7) ... [more]

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