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Earthquake report world-wide for 2015

Friday Jan 01, 2016 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 6.5 during 2015
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 6.5 during 2015
Summary: 24462 quakes M3+, 8466 quakes M4+, 1641 quakes M5+, 136 quakes M6+, 15 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (34721 total)
Magnitude 3+: 24462 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 8466 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1641 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 136 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: 15 earthquakes
Magnitude 8+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.5*10^17 J (97777 GWh / 8.4*10^7 tons of TNT / 5258.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during 2015:


M 8.2 quake: Southern Bolivia on Tue, 24 Nov 22h48
M 7.8 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Wed, 16 Sep 22h54
M 7.8 quake: Nepal on Sat, 25 Apr 06h11
M 7.7 quake: Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Sat, 30 May 11h23
M 7.6 quake: Peru-Brazil Border Region on Tue, 24 Nov 22h50
M 7.5 quake: Central Bolivia on Tue, 24 Nov 22h43
M 7.5 quake: Peru-Brazil Border Region on Tue, 24 Nov 22h45
M 7.5 quake: Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan on Mon, 26 Oct 09h09
M 7.4 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Tue, 5 May 01h44
M 7.4 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Sun, 29 Mar 23h48

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 2015

Complete earthquake list 2015

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