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World Earthquake Report for Thursday, 8 October 2020

Friday Oct 09, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 Oct 2020

Summary: 1 quake 6.0+, 5 quakes 5.0+, 29 quakes 4.0+, 90 quakes 3.0+, 195 quakes 2.0+ (320 total)
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 90 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 195 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 7 or higher

10 largest earthquakes in the world (8 Oct 2020):

#1: 6.3 quake: 38 Km ENE of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea, 8 Oct 2020 07:35
#2: 5.7 quake: 47 Km ESE of Nikolski, Alaska, USA, 8 Oct 2020 14:22
#3: 5.7 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G., Papua New Guinea, 8 Oct 2020 15:58
#4: 5.2 quake: Jan Mayen Island Region, Svalbard & Jan Mayen, 8 Oct 2020 10:42
#5: 5.2 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region, 8 Oct 2020 15:48
#6: 5.1 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New Guinea, 8 Oct 2020 23:14
#7: 4.9 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 8 Oct 2020 03:34
#8: 4.9 quake: South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, 8 Oct 2020 09:02
#9: 4.9 quake: 131 Km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, 8 Oct 2020 10:31
#10: 4.9 quake: 168 Km ESE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, 8 Oct 2020 16:27

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 6.3 quake: 38 Km ENE of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea, 8 Oct 2020 07:3548 reports
#2: 4.1 quake: New Zealand, 8 Oct 2020 09:106 reports
#3: 4.1 quake: 37 Km Al N De Valparaíso, Chile, 8 Oct 2020 04:284 reports
#4: 5.7 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G., Papua New Guinea, 8 Oct 2020 15:582 reports
#5: 4.3 quake: 28 Km Al N De Camiña, Chile, 8 Oct 2020 03:242 reports
#6: 2.1 quake: 10 Km ENE of Pāhala, Hawaii, USA, 8 Oct 2020 19:522 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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