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Earthquake report world-wide for October 2015

Sunday Nov 01, 2015 04:00 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during October 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5.2 during October 2015


Summary: 4212 quakes M2+, 2231 quakes M3+, 733 quakes M4+, 103 quakes M5+, 7 quakes M6+, 2 quakes M7+ (7288 total)
Magnitude 2+: 4212 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 2231 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 733 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 103 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.6*10^16 J (4489 GWh / 3.9*10^6 tons of TNT / 241.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 7.5 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Mon, 26 Oct 09h09
M 7.1 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Tue, 20 Oct 21h52
M 6.6 quake: OCEANO PACIFICO (Argentina) on Mon, 12 Oct 02h46
M 6.4 quake: OCEANO PACIFICO (Argentina) on Mon, 12 Oct 01h54
M 6.1 quake: Bouvet Island Region on Fri, 23 Oct 01h40
M 6.1 quake: Pacific Antarctic Ridge on Sun, 11 Oct 00h58
M 6.0 quake: Prince Edward Islands Region on Fri, 23 Oct 04h04
M 6.0 quake: Tonga Islands on Sun, 18 Oct 16h18
M 6.0 quake: East of Kuril Islands on Wed, 14 Oct 05h43
M 5.8 quake: SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS on Wed, 28 Oct 20h46

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 October 2015

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