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Volcano Calendar 2020
: We're proud to present our 2020 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past two years.
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Earthquake report world-wide for February 2020
lundi févr. 24, 2020 19:00 | AUTEUR : EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during February 2020Summary: 5419 quakes M2+, 1872 quakes M3+, 705 quakes M4+, 95 quakes M5+, 4 quakes M6+ (8095 total)This report is being updated every day.
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Total seismic energy estimate: 2.7*10^15 J (752 GWh / 6.5*10^5 tons of TNT / 40.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during February 2020:
#1: M 6.9 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Thu, 13 Feb 10h33
#2: M 6.2 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Sun, 9 Feb 06h04
#3: M 6.2 quake: Java, Indonesia on Wed, 5 Feb 18h12
#4: M 6.0 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Thu, 6 Feb 13h40
#5: M 5.9 quake: Turkey-Iran Border Region on Sun, 23 Feb 16h00
#6: M 5.9 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Feb 00h28
#7: M 5.9 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 5 Feb 12h18
#8: M 5.8 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Sat, 8 Feb 14h33
#9: M 5.8 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 6 Feb 10h20
#10: M 5.7 quake: North of Svalbard on Tue, 18 Feb 07h29
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
vendredi, janv. 31, 2020
Summary: 6998 quakes M2+, 2892 quakes M3+, 1115 quakes M4+, 167 quakes M5+, 12 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (11185 total)
lundi, janv. 27, 2020
Summary: 26534 quakes M3+, 11022 quakes M4+, 1816 quakes M5+, 133 quakes M6+, 9 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (39515 total)
mardi, déc. 31, 2019
Summary: 6634 quakes M2+, 2503 quakes M3+, 961 quakes M4+, 147 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+ (10256 total)
samedi, nov. 30, 2019
Summary: 6951 quakes M2+, 2789 quakes M3+, 977 quakes M4+, 146 quakes M5+, 16 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (10880 total)
jeudi, oct. 31, 2019
Summary: 6263 quakes M2+, 2600 quakes M3+, 952 quakes M4+, 125 quakes M5+, 6 quakes M6+ (9946 total)
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: This 17-days adventurous expedition is one of our most exciting volcano tours! Visit Halmahera, North Sulawesi and the Sangihe Islands with some of Indonesia's most active volcanoes, including Dukono, Ibu, Lokon, Soputan and Karangetang.
: In the afternoon of 17 Oct, a particularly violent explosion occurred at Anak Krakatau, blasting away a portion of the southern crater rim. A similar event might have been the final trigger for the catastrophic landslide that let the cone collapse and cause a devastating tsunami on 22 Dec 2018.
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