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Earthquake report world-wide for December 2019

Monday Dec 09, 2019 19:00 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during December 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during December 2019
Jump to daily reports for : 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 Dec 2019
Summary: 1794 quakes M2+, 700 quakes M3+, 261 quakes M4+, 35 quakes M5+, 5 quakes M6+ (2795 total)
This report is being updated every day.
Magnitude 2+: 1794 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 700 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 261 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 6*10^14 J (168 GWh / 1.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during December 2019:


#1: M 6.1 quake: Near Coast of Northern Chile (Peru) on Tue, 3 Dec 08h46
#2: M 6.0 quake: 60km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (USA) on Mon, 2 Dec 05h01
#3: M 6.0 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Wed, 4 Dec 20h10
#4: M 6.0 quake: 164km WNW of Hihifo, Tonga on Fri, 6 Dec 13h04
#5: M 6.0 quake: Southwest of Africa on Mon, 9 Dec 17h59
#6: M 5.7 quake: 173km NW of Hihifo, Tonga on Fri, 6 Dec 15h42
#7: M 5.6 quake: Mindanao, Philippines (Indonesia) on Thu, 5 Dec 12h24
#8: M 5.5 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Tue, 3 Dec 23h25
#9: M 5.5 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Thu, 5 Dec 02h03
#10: M 5.5 quake: 29 km al Sur de Tamarindo, Guanacaste. (Costa Rica) on Mon, 9 Dec 06h31

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 December 2019

Complete earthquake list December 2019

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World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during November 2019
Saturday, Nov 30, 2019
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 2019
Summary: 6951 quakes M2+, 2789 quakes M3+, 977 quakes M4+, 146 quakes M5+, 16 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (10880 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during October 2019
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
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 2019
Summary: 6263 quakes M2+, 2600 quakes M3+, 952 quakes M4+, 125 quakes M5+, 6 quakes M6+ (9946 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2019
Monday, Sep 30, 2019
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 2019
Summary: 5314 quakes M2+, 2456 quakes M3+, 869 quakes M4+, 140 quakes M5+, 8 quakes M6+ (8787 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2019
Saturday, Aug 31, 2019
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 2019
Summary: 5220 quakes M2+, 2325 quakes M3+, 790 quakes M4+, 125 quakes M5+, 9 quakes M6+ (8469 total) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during July 2019
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019
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 2019
Summary: 7545 quakes M2+, 2675 quakes M3+, 1033 quakes M4+, 158 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+, 2 quakes M7+ (11424 total) ... [more]

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