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Earthquake report world-wide for March 2014

Tuesday Apr 01, 2014 04:00 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.5 during March 2014
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.5 during March 2014


Summary: 6296 quakes M2+, 2166 quakes M3+, 875 quakes M4+, 185 quakes M5+, 16 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (9539 total)
Magnitude 2+: 6296 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 2166 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 875 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 185 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 16 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 8.1*10^15 J (2240 GWh / 1.9*10^6 tons of TNT / 120.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 7.0 quake: 68km WNW of Iquique, Chile on Sun, 16 Mar 21h17
M 6.8 quake: 77km WNW of Ferndale, California on Mon, 10 Mar 05h18
M 6.7 quake: 60km WNW of Iquique, Chile on Sun, 16 Mar 21h16
M 6.5 quake: 110km NW of Nago, Japan on Sun, 2 Mar 20h11
M 6.5 quake: 113km E of Mohean, India on Fri, 21 Mar 13h41
M 6.5 quake: South of the Fiji Islands on Wed, 26 Mar 03h29
M 6.4 quake: East of the South Sandwich Islands on Tue, 11 Mar 02h44
M 6.3 quake: 262km ESE of Sola, Vanuatu on Wed, 5 Mar 09h56
M 6.3 quake: Kyushu, Japan on Thu, 13 Mar 17h06
M 6.3 quake: 6km W of Sechura, Peru on Sat, 15 Mar 23h51

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 March 2014

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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