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Earthquake report world-wide for 2018

Tuesday Jan 01, 2019 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 6.5 during 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 6.5 during 2018
Summary: 16841 quakes M3+, 7699 quakes M4+, 1702 quakes M5+, 118 quakes M6+, 16 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (26377 total)
Magnitude 3+: 16841 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 7699 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1702 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 118 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: 16 earthquakes
Magnitude 8+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.7*10^17 J (75489 GWh / 6.5*10^7 tons of TNT / 4059.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during 2018:


M 8.1 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Sun, 19 Aug 00h19
M 7.9 quake: 292km SE of Kodiak, Alaska on Tue, 23 Jan 09h31
M 7.8 quake: Fiji Islands on Thu, 6 Sep 15h49
M 7.5 quake: North of Honduras on Wed, 10 Jan 02h51
M 7.4 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Fri, 28 Sep 10h02
M 7.4 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Wed, 5 Dec 04h18
M 7.4 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Tue, 11 Dec 02h26
M 7.3 quake: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea on Sun, 25 Feb 17h44
M 7.3 quake: 83km W of Nikol'skoye, Russia on Thu, 20 Dec 17h01
M 7.1 quake: Near Coast of Peru on Sun, 14 Jan 09h18

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 2018

Complete earthquake list 2018

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World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during November 2018
Saturday, Dec 01, 2018
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 Nov 2018
Summary: 3757 quakes M2+, 1434 quakes M3+, 623 quakes M4+, 131 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (5957 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during October 2018
Thursday, Nov 01, 2018
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 Oct 2018
Summary: 4324 quakes M2+, 1235 quakes M3+, 645 quakes M4+, 170 quakes M5+, 19 quakes M6+ (6393 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2018
Monday, Oct 01, 2018
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 Sep 2018
Summary: 4224 quakes M2+, 1170 quakes M3+, 624 quakes M4+, 175 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 3 quakes M7+ (6207 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2018
Saturday, Sep 01, 2018
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 Aug 2018
Summary: 5834 quakes M2+, 1489 quakes M3+, 655 quakes M4+, 171 quakes M5+, 24 quakes M6+, 3 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (8177 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during July 2018
Wednesday, Aug 01, 2018
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 Jul 2018
Summary: 14550 quakes M2+, 2322 quakes M3+, 577 quakes M4+, 134 quakes M5+, 6 quakes M6+ (17589 total) ... [more]

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