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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 31 August 2020

Monday Aug 31, 2020 18:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Aug 2020

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Aug 2020

Summary: 2 quakes 6.0+, 2 quakes 5.0+, 23 quakes 4.0+, 131 quakes 3.0+, 215 quakes 2.0+ (373 total)
This report is being updated every hour.
Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 23 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 131 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 215 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher

Total seismic energy estimate: 4.6 x 1014 joules (127 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.1 x 105 tons of TNT or 6.8 atomic bombs!) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):

#1: 6.5 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge, 30 Aug 2020 21h20
#2: 6.1 quake: Chagos Archipelago Region (British Indian Ocean Territory), 31 Aug 2020 17h24
#3: 5.0 quake: 77 Km NNW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu, 30 Aug 2020 21h40
#4: 5.0 quake: Southern Iran, 31 Aug 2020 03h36
#5: 4.8 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia, 31 Aug 2020 13h41
#6: 4.7 quake: Java, Indonesia, 30 Aug 2020 18h28
#7: 4.7 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge, 31 Aug 2020 09h56
#8: 4.6 quake: 4.6 Jujuy, Argentina, 30 Aug 2020 18h48
#9: 4.6 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 30 Aug 2020 21h00
#10: 4.6 quake: 150 Km E of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea, 31 Aug 2020 03h03

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 6.5 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge, 30 Aug 2020 21h2017 reports
#2: 3.0 quake: 5km NW of Glen Avon, CA (USA), 30 Aug 2020 19h4311 reports
#3: 4.7 quake: Java, Indonesia, 30 Aug 2020 18h284 reports
#4: 3.8 quake: W Faial (Portugal), 30 Aug 2020 23h284 reports
#5: 3.5 quake: 3 km SE of Meno, Oklahoma (USA), 31 Aug 2020 15h182 reports
#6: 3.0 quake: Northern Alaska (USA), 31 Aug 2020 12h432 reports
#7: 2.9 quake: New Zealand, 31 Aug 2020 04h302 reports
#8: 4.0 quake: New Zealand, 31 Aug 2020 04h502 reports
#9: 4.2 quake: 8 Km Al Este De Puerto Armuelles, Panama., 30 Aug 2020 23h432 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 domingo, 30 ago 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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Monday, Aug 31, 2020

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 5 during August 2020
Summary: 15 quakes 6.0+, 174 quakes 5.0+, 1035 quakes 4.0+, 3334 quakes 3.0+, 6247 quakes 2.0+ (10805 total) read all

Monday, Aug 31, 2020

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 31 Aug 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.

Monday, Aug 31, 2020

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 Aug 2020
Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 3 quakes 5.0+, 34 quakes 4.0+, 141 quakes 3.0+, 220 quakes 2.0+ (399 total) read all

 

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