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World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 16 September 2020

jeudi sept. 17, 2020 00:24 | AUTEUR : EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Sep 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 Sep 2020

Summary: 4 quakes 5.0+, 19 quakes 4.0+, 91 quakes 3.0+, 189 quakes 2.0+ (303 total)
Global seismic activity level on 16 September 2020: MODERATE

Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 19 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 91 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 189 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.6 x 1013 joules (10 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8626 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (16 Sep 2020):


#1: 5.7 quake: Southeast of Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia, 16 Sep 2020 08h44
#2: 5.2 quake: 716 km NE of Whakatane, New Zealand, 16 Sep 2020 00h26
#3: 5.0 quake: south of the Kermadec Islands, 16 Sep 2020 15h08
#4: 5.0 quake: 53 Km Al Suroeste De Boca Del Padre Ramos, Nicaragua, 16 Sep 2020 18h14
#5: 4.7 quake: 50 Km N of Tulagi, Solomon Islands, 16 Sep 2020 06h48
#6: 4.6 quake: 34 Km Al Suroeste De Parismina, Costa Rica, 16 Sep 2020 10h37
#7: 4.6 quake: Eastern Turkey, 16 Sep 2020 14h48
#8: 4.5 quake: 176 Km S of Alo, Wallis And Futuna, Wallis & Futuna, 16 Sep 2020 06h50
#9: 4.5 quake: 2 Km ESE of Arenoso, Dominican Republic, 16 Sep 2020 12h06
#10: 4.4 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia, 16 Sep 2020 11h38

Earthquakes reported felt:


#1: 3.1 quake: FRANCE - 39km De Saint Helier, 16 Sep 2020 02h39 - 10 reports
#2: 4.5 quake: 2 Km ESE of Arenoso, Dominican Republic, 16 Sep 2020 12h06 - 6 reports
#3: 4.6 quake: 34 Km Al Suroeste De Parismina, Costa Rica, 16 Sep 2020 10h37 - 4 reports
#4: 2.9 quake: 57 km WSW of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 16 Sep 2020 03h32 - 2 reports
#5: 3.0 quake: 6 Km NW of Ames, Oklahoma, USA, 16 Sep 2020 09h27 - 2 reports

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 on martes, 15 sep 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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mercredi, sept. 16, 2020
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 Sep 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Arenal (1 quake mag 2.9), Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.7), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.4) ... lire toutes
mercredi, sept. 16, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during September 2020
Jump to daily reports for Sep 2020: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16
Summary: 1 quake 7.0+, 13 quakes 6.0+, 76 quakes 5.0+, 551 quakes 4.0+, 1686 quakes 3.0+, 3138 quakes 2.0+ (5465 total) ... lire toutes
mercredi, sept. 16, 2020
This morning's quake in Nepal and location of user reports of it
A moderately strong earthquake hit Nepal this morning at 5:19 am local time (which is 5 hours 45 minutes ahead of GMT). According to various agencies, the quake had a magnitude between 4.9 and 6.0 and struck approx. 60 km NE of the capital Kathmandu in the Sindhupalchok district. ... lire toutes
mercredi, sept. 16, 2020
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 Sep 2020
Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 31 quakes 4.0+, 87 quakes 3.0+, 190 quakes 2.0+ (310 total)
Global seismic activity level on 15 September 2020: HIGH
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