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Earthquake report world-wide for January 2014

Saturday Feb 01, 2014 04:00 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.5 during January 2014
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.5 during January 2014


Summary: 6834 quakes M2+, 2512 quakes M3+, 719 quakes M4+, 118 quakes M5+, 8 quakes M6+ (10191 total)
Magnitude 2+: 6834 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 2512 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 719 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 118 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 8 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.6*10^15 J (720 GWh / 6.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 38.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during January 2014:


M 6.6 quake: 37km W of Sola, Vanuatu on Wed, 1 Jan 16h03
M 6.4 quake: 57km N of Hatillo, Puerto Rico on Mon, 13 Jan 04h01
M 6.3 quake: 38km NNE of Masterton, New Zealand on Mon, 20 Jan 02h52
M 6.3 quake: 10 km north-west of Castlepoint on Mon, 20 Jan 02h52
M 6.2 quake: on Mon, 20 Jan 02h52
M 6.1 quake: on Wed, 1 Jan 16h03
M 6.1 quake: 36km SSE of Adipala, Indonesia on Sat, 25 Jan 05h14
M 6.0 quake: North Pacific Ocean on Sat, 11 Jan 12h00
M 5.9 quake: 71km SW of Iquique, Chile on Sat, 4 Jan 00h11
M 5.9 quake: 159km WNW of Hihifo, Tonga on Tue, 21 Jan 01h29

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 January 2014

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