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World Earthquake Report for Sunday, 18 October 2020

Sunday Oct 18, 2020 10:20 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Oct 2020

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 Oct 2020

Summary: 6 quakes 5.0+, 36 quakes 4.0+, 89 quakes 3.0+, 187 quakes 2.0+ (318 total)
This report is being updated every hour.
Magnitude 5+: 6 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 36 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 89 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 187 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher

Total seismic energy estimate: 4.2 x 1013 joules (11.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10139 tons of TNT or 0.6 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.4 quake: Pacific Antarctic Ridge, 17 Oct 2020 10:49
#2: 5.4 quake: Near Coast of Northern Peru, 18 Oct 2020 06:58
#3: 5.3 quake: 181 km SW of Sungai Penuh, Indonesia, 17 Oct 2020 17:55
#4: 5.2 quake: South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, 18 Oct 2020 00:05
#5: 5.1 quake: New Zealand, 18 Oct 2020 03:28
#6: 5.1 quake: 272 Km SSE of Alo, Wallis And Futuna, Fiji, 18 Oct 2020 09:42
#7: 4.8 quake: 25 Km ENE of Guiuan, Philippines, 18 Oct 2020 05:46
#8: 4.8 quake: 91 km NNE of Tobelo, Indonesia, 18 Oct 2020 06:01
#9: 4.7 quake: Kermadec Islands region, 17 Oct 2020 14:19
#10: 4.7 quake: 36 Km NNE of Tainan, Taiwan, 17 Oct 2020 15:03

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.8 quake: 9 km WSW of Skiáthos, Greece, 17 Oct 2020 20:3115 reports
#2: 3.9 quake: 10 Km Al Suroeste De Porlamar, Venezuela, 17 Oct 2020 10:4612 reports
#3: 4.4 quake: 4 km NW of Skiáthos, Greece, 18 Oct 2020 08:0712 reports
#4: 4.7 quake: 36 Km NNE of Tainan, Taiwan, 17 Oct 2020 15:036 reports
#5: 4.7 quake: Southwestern Siberia, Russia, 17 Oct 2020 17:213 reports
#6: 4.2 quake: 31 Km Al Norte De Garrote, Panamá, Panama, 18 Oct 2020 04:223 reports
#7: 3.3 quake: 48 Km ESE of Agria, Greece, 18 Oct 2020 05:353 reports
#8: 4.6 quake: South of Bali, Indonesia, 18 Oct 2020 07:032 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

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