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World Earthquake Report for September 2020

Friday Sep 11, 2020 18:00 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 10 quakes 6.0+, 58 quakes 5.0+, 370 quakes 4.0+, 1192 quakes 3.0+, 2120 quakes 2.0+ (3751 total)
This report is being updated every day.
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 7+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: 10 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 58 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 370 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 1192 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 2120 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 8 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.2 x 1015 joules (1172 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1 x 106 tons of TNT or 63 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

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


#1: 7.0 quake: 55 km al N de Huasco (Chile), 1 Sep 2020 04h09
#2: 6.6 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge, 6 Sep 2020 06h51
#3: 6.4 quake: Mindanao, Philippines, 6 Sep 2020 15h23
#4: 6.3 quake: 67 Km Al NO De Huasco (Chile), 1 Sep 2020 21h09
#5: 6.3 quake: 12 Km Al SE De Tongoy (Chile), 6 Sep 2020 01h16
#6: 6.3 quake: 51 Km Al NO De Quillagua (Chile), 11 Sep 2020 07h35
#7: 6.2 quake: Vanuatu Islands, 6 Sep 2020 02h59
#8: 6.1 quake: 44 km al N de Huasco (Chile), 1 Sep 2020 04h30
#9: 6.1 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia), 8 Sep 2020 00h45
#10: 6.0 quake: Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia), 6 Sep 2020 00h21

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 September 2020

Complete earthquake list September 2020

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Thursday, Sep 10, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 9 quakes 6.0+, 56 quakes 5.0+, 332 quakes 4.0+, 1080 quakes 3.0+, 1891 quakes 2.0+ (3369 total) ... read all
Wednesday, Sep 09, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 9 quakes 6.0+, 54 quakes 5.0+, 305 quakes 4.0+, 991 quakes 3.0+, 1674 quakes 2.0+ (3034 total) ... read all
Tuesday, Sep 08, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 9 quakes 6.0+, 50 quakes 5.0+, 268 quakes 4.0+, 886 quakes 3.0+, 1471 quakes 2.0+ (2685 total) ... read all
Monday, Sep 07, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 8 quakes 6.0+, 44 quakes 5.0+, 229 quakes 4.0+, 790 quakes 3.0+, 1287 quakes 2.0+ (2359 total) ... read all
Sunday, Sep 06, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 7 quakes 6.0+, 35 quakes 5.0+, 200 quakes 4.0+, 694 quakes 3.0+, 1136 quakes 2.0+ (2073 total) ... read all
 

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