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Earthquake report world-wide for September 2015

Thursday Oct 01, 2015 04:00 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during September 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during September 2015


Summary: 3287 quakes M2+, 2124 quakes M3+, 895 quakes M4+, 206 quakes M5+, 20 quakes M6+, 2 quakes M7+ (6534 total)
Magnitude 2+: 3287 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 2124 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 895 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 206 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 20 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 4*10^16 J (11152 GWh / 9.6*10^6 tons of TNT / 599.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 7.8 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Wed, 16 Sep 22h54
M 7.0 quake: W of Illapel, Chile on Wed, 16 Sep 23h18
M 6.8 quake: 6.8 COQUIMBO, CHILE on Thu, 17 Sep 04h10
M 6.6 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Thu, 24 Sep 15h53
M 6.6 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Mon, 21 Sep 17h39
M 6.6 quake: Gulf of California on Sun, 13 Sep 08h14
M 6.5 quake: 37 km al NO de Canela Baja on Thu, 17 Sep 01h41
M 6.4 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Sat, 26 Sep 02h51
M 6.4 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Thu, 17 Sep 03h55
M 6.3 quake: NW of Valparaiso, Chile on Fri, 18 Sep 09h10

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 2015

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during August 2015
Summary: 3789 quakes M2+, 1827 quakes M3+, 619 quakes M4+, 121 quakes M5+, 7 quakes M6+ (6363 total) ... read all
Saturday, Aug 01, 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during July 2015
Summary: 4104 quakes M2+, 1838 quakes M3+, 677 quakes M4+, 151 quakes M5+, 10 quakes M6+ (6780 total) ... read all
Wednesday, Jul 01, 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during June 2015
Summary: 3554 quakes M2+, 1716 quakes M3+, 624 quakes M4+, 118 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+ (6023 total) ... read all
Monday, Jun 01, 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during May 2015
Summary: 4117 quakes M2+, 1869 quakes M3+, 797 quakes M4+, 171 quakes M5+, 13 quakes M6+, 4 quakes M7+ (6971 total) ... read all
Friday, May 01, 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.3 during April 2015
Summary: 4106 quakes M2+, 2051 quakes M3+, 652 quakes M4+, 116 quakes M5+, 14 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (6940 total) ... read all

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