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World Earthquake Report for August 2020

Mon, 17 Aug 2020, 18:00
18:00 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Jump to daily reports for Aug 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17
Summary: 11 quakes 6.0+, 153 quakes 5.0+, 720 quakes 4.0+, 1745 quakes 3.0+, 3337 quakes 2.0+ (5966 total)
This report is being updated every day.
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 6+: 11 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 153 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 720 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 1745 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 3337 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.7 x 1015 joules (1024 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8.8 x 105 tons of TNT or 55.1 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during August 2020:


#1: 6.4 quake: Vanuatu Islands, 5 Aug 2020 12h05
#2: 6.4 quake: 菲律宾棉兰老岛附近海域 (Philippines), 1 Aug 2020 17h09
#3: 6.4 quake: 菲律宾棉兰老岛附近海域 (Philippines), 1 Aug 2020 17h09
#4: 6.4 quake: 菲律宾棉兰老岛附近海域 (Philippines), 1 Aug 2020 17h09
#5: 6.4 quake: 菲律宾棉兰老岛附近海域 (Philippines), 1 Aug 2020 17h09
#6: 6.4 quake: 菲律宾棉兰老岛附近海域 (Philippines), 1 Aug 2020 17h09
#7: 6.4 quake: 菲律宾棉兰老岛附近海域 (Philippines), 1 Aug 2020 17h09
#8: 6.3 quake: Mindanao, Philippines, 1 Aug 2020 17h09
#9: 6.3 quake: Prince Edward Islands Region, 6 Aug 2020 23h36
#10: 6.0 quake: Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea), 1 Aug 2020 19h22

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 during August 2020

Complete earthquake list August 2020

Previous news
Sun, 16 Aug 2020, 18:00
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Jump to daily reports for Aug 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16
Summary: 5 quakes 6.0+, 78 quakes 5.0+, 502 quakes 4.0+, 1532 quakes 3.0+, 2918 quakes 2.0+ (5035 total) ... read all
Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 18:00
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Jump to daily reports for Aug 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15
Summary: 5 quakes 6.0+, 74 quakes 5.0+, 476 quakes 4.0+, 1421 quakes 3.0+, 2721 quakes 2.0+ (4697 total) ... read all
Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 18:00
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Jump to daily reports for Aug 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14
Summary: 5 quakes 6.0+, 70 quakes 5.0+, 437 quakes 4.0+, 1308 quakes 3.0+, 2538 quakes 2.0+ (4358 total) ... read all
Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 18:00
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Jump to daily reports for Aug 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
Summary: 5 quakes 6.0+, 67 quakes 5.0+, 404 quakes 4.0+, 1231 quakes 3.0+, 2364 quakes 2.0+ (4071 total) ... read all
Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 18:00
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Jump to daily reports for Aug 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
Summary: 5 quakes 6.0+, 61 quakes 5.0+, 376 quakes 4.0+, 1140 quakes 3.0+, 2167 quakes 2.0+ (3749 total) ... read all
 

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