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Volcano Calendar 2019
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Monthly / yearly earthquake reports:
Earthquake report world-wide for August 2019
Saturday Aug 24, 2019 18:00 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2019Summary: 4049 quakes M2+, 1813 quakes M3+, 606 quakes M4+, 103 quakes M5+, 5 quakes M6+ (6576 total)This report is being updated every day.
+: 4049 earthquakes
+: 1813 earthquakes
+: 606 earthquakes
+: 103 earthquakes
+: 5 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1*10^15 J (859 GWh / 7.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 46.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during August 2019:
#1: M 6.8 quake: Southwest of Sumatra, Indonesia on Fri, 2 Aug 12h03
#2: M 6.7 quake: Near Coast of Central Chile on Thu, 1 Aug 18h28
#3: M 6.3 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Sun, 4 Aug 10h23
#4: M 6.3 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 4 Aug 11h44
#5: M 6.0 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Sat, 24 Aug 15h51
#6: M 5.9 quake: Turkey on Thu, 8 Aug 11h25
#7: M 5.9 quake: Santa Cruz Islands (Solomon Islands) on Tue, 20 Aug 13h03
#8: M 5.9 quake: Fiji Islands Region (Wallis & Futuna) on Thu, 22 Aug 19h27
#9: M 5.8 quake: Taiwan on Wed, 7 Aug 21h28
#10: M 5.8 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge on Mon, 5 Aug 00h40
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019
Summary: 7545 quakes M2+, 2675 quakes M3+, 1033 quakes M4+, 158 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 2 quakes M7+ (11424 total)
Monday, Jul 01, 2019
Summary: 5316 quakes M2+, 2510 quakes M3+, 973 quakes M4+, 185 quakes M5+, 16 quakes M6+, 2 quakes M7+ (9002 total)
Saturday, Jun 01, 2019
Summary: 5367 quakes M2+, 2438 quakes M3+, 983 quakes M4+, 124 quakes M5+, 10 quakes M6+, 2 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (8925 total)
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Summary: 4856 quakes M2+, 2037 quakes M3+, 981 quakes M4+, 174 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+ (8059 total)
Monday, Apr 01, 2019
Summary: 4848 quakes M2+, 1471 quakes M3+, 900 quakes M4+, 176 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (7407 total)
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