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World Earthquake Report for September 2020

Sun, 20 Sep 2020, 18:00
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 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 14 quakes 6.0+, 94 quakes 5.0+, 665 quakes 4.0+, 2058 quakes 3.0+, 3917 quakes 2.0+ (6749 total)
This report is being updated every day.
Magnitude 9+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 7+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: 14 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 94 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 665 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 2058 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 3917 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 8 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.4 x 1015 joules (1788 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.5 x 106 tons of TNT or 96.2 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: 6.9 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge, 18 Sep 2020 21h43
#3: 6.6 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge, 6 Sep 2020 06h51
#4: 6.4 quake: 86 km S of Davao, Philippines, 6 Sep 2020 15h23
#5: 6.4 quake: Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, 15 Sep 2020 03h41
#6: 6.3 quake: 67 Km Al NO De Huasco (Chile), 1 Sep 2020 21h09
#7: 6.3 quake: 12 Km Al SE De Tongoy (Chile), 6 Sep 2020 01h16
#8: 6.3 quake: 51 Km Al NO De Quillagua (Chile), 11 Sep 2020 07h35
#9: 6.2 quake: 97 km NW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu, 6 Sep 2020 02h59
#10: 6.1 quake: 44 km al N de Huasco (Chile), 1 Sep 2020 04h30

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

Previous news
Sat, 19 Sep 2020, 18:00
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 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 14 quakes 6.0+, 90 quakes 5.0+, 630 quakes 4.0+, 1957 quakes 3.0+, 3725 quakes 2.0+ (6417 total) ... read all
Fri, 18 Sep 2020, 18:00
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 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 13 quakes 6.0+, 86 quakes 5.0+, 609 quakes 4.0+, 1870 quakes 3.0+, 3534 quakes 2.0+ (6113 total) ... read all
Thu, 17 Sep 2020, 18:00
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 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 13 quakes 6.0+, 84 quakes 5.0+, 581 quakes 4.0+, 1777 quakes 3.0+, 3310 quakes 2.0+ (5766 total) ... read all
Wed, 16 Sep 2020, 18:00
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 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 13 quakes 6.0+, 76 quakes 5.0+, 551 quakes 4.0+, 1686 quakes 3.0+, 3138 quakes 2.0+ (5465 total) ... read all
Tue, 15 Sep 2020, 18:00
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 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 13 quakes 6.0+, 73 quakes 5.0+, 529 quakes 4.0+, 1593 quakes 3.0+, 2924 quakes 2.0+ (5133 total) ... read all
 

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