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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 2018Summary: 16841 quakes M3+, 7699 quakes M4+, 1702 quakes M5+, 118 quakes M6+, 16 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (26377 total)
+: 16841 earthquakes
+: 7699 earthquakes
+: 1702 earthquakes
+: 118 earthquakes
+: 16 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
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 00h19M 7.9 quake: 292km SE of Kodiak, Alaska on Tue, 23 Jan 09h31M 7.8 quake: Fiji Islands on Thu, 6 Sep 15h49M 7.5 quake: North of Honduras on Wed, 10 Jan 02h51M 7.4 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Fri, 28 Sep 10h02M 7.4 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands on Wed, 5 Dec 04h18M 7.4 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Tue, 11 Dec 02h26M 7.3 quake: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea on Sun, 25 Feb 17h44M 7.3 quake: 83km W of Nikol'skoye, Russia on Thu, 20 Dec 17h01M 7.1 quake: Near Coast of Peru on Sun, 14 Jan 09h18
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Saturday, Dec 01, 2018
Summary: 3757 quakes M2+, 1434 quakes M3+, 623 quakes M4+, 131 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (5957 total)
Thursday, Nov 01, 2018
Summary: 4324 quakes M2+, 1235 quakes M3+, 645 quakes M4+, 170 quakes M5+, 19 quakes M6+ (6393 total)
Monday, Oct 01, 2018
Summary: 4224 quakes M2+, 1170 quakes M3+, 624 quakes M4+, 175 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 3 quakes M7+ (6207 total)
Saturday, Sep 01, 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)
Wednesday, Aug 01, 2018
Summary: 14550 quakes M2+, 2322 quakes M3+, 577 quakes M4+, 134 quakes M5+, 6 quakes M6+ (17589 total)
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