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Earthquake report world-wide for February 2015

Sunday Mar 01, 2015 04:00 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.5 during February 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.5 during February 2015


Summary: 3682 quakes M2+, 1796 quakes M3+, 593 quakes M4+, 134 quakes M5+, 12 quakes M6+ (6217 total)
Magnitude 2+: 3682 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 1796 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 593 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 134 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 12 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.4*10^15 J (1510 GWh / 1.3*10^6 tons of TNT / 81.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during February 2015:


M 6.9 quake: Flores Sea on Fri, 27 Feb 13h45
M 6.7 quake: Jujuy Province, Argentina on Wed, 11 Feb 18h57
M 6.7 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Mon, 16 Feb 23h06
M 6.5 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Fri, 13 Feb 18h58
M 6.5 quake: VANUATU on Thu, 19 Feb 13h18
M 6.3 quake: Mendoza Province, Argentina on Mon, 2 Feb 10h49
M 6.3 quake: Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 20 Feb 04h25
M 6.2 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Mon, 16 Feb 22h00
M 6.2 quake: Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico on Sun, 22 Feb 14h23
M 6.1 quake: Taiwan Region on Fri, 13 Feb 20h06

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 February 2015

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Summary: 24197 quakes M3+, 8918 quakes M4+, 1857 quakes M5+, 168 quakes M6+, 18 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (35159 total) ... read all
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