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World Earthquake Report for Monday, 26 October 2020

Mon, 26 Oct 2020, 14:20

14:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Oct 2020

Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Oct 2020

Summary: 3 quakes 5.0+, 43 quakes 4.0+, 92 quakes 3.0+, 207 quakes 2.0+ (345 total)
This report is being updated every hour.
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 43 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 92 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 207 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher

Total seismic energy estimate: 2.9 x 1013 joules (7.92 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6818 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) learn more

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

#1: 5.3 quake: 110 Km Al O De Pisagua, Chile, 25 Oct 2020 21:17
#2: 5.2 quake: Pacific-antarctic Ridge, 25 Oct 2020 23:43
#3: 5.1 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 26 Oct 2020 08:26
#4: 4.9 quake: Bougainville Region, P.n.g., Papua New Guinea, 26 Oct 2020 02:58
#5: 4.9 quake: 44 Km S of Sand Point, Alaska, USA, 26 Oct 2020 09:25
#6: 4.8 quake: AtlÁntico, 25 Oct 2020 14:34
#7: 4.8 quake: Mariana Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, 26 Oct 2020 07:24
#8: 4.7 quake: Prince Edward Islands Region, South Africa, 25 Oct 2020 15:44
#9: 4.7 quake: 95 Km Al O De Iquique, Chile, 25 Oct 2020 21:29
#10: 4.7 quake: South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, 25 Oct 2020 23:06

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 4.4 quake: Svizzera (SVIZZERA), Switzerland, 25 Oct 2020 19:35332 reports
#2: 2.6 quake: Elm GL, Switzerland, 25 Oct 2020 19:3929 reports
#3: 2.7 quake: 23 Km ESE of Basel, Switzerland, 25 Oct 2020 19:4311 reports
#4: 3.5 quake: 9 Km E of Pāhala, Hawaii, USA, 26 Oct 2020 04:028 reports
#5: 4.1 quake: Central Alaska, USA, 26 Oct 2020 07:537 reports
#6: 4.2 quake: 6 Km SW of Liborio Negron Torres, Puerto Rico, 26 Oct 2020 01:397 reports
#7: 3.3 quake: SWITZERLAND – 2km De Wohlen, 25 Oct 2020 19:435 reports
#8: 2.9 quake: Elm GL, Switzerland, 25 Oct 2020 20:134 reports
#9: 3.2 quake: Elm GL, Switzerland, 25 Oct 2020 22:234 reports
#10: 2.6 quake: 23km NW of Ludlow, CA, USA, 26 Oct 2020 07:244 reports
#11: 3.6 quake: Elm GL, Switzerland, 25 Oct 2020 19:434 reports
#12: 5.3 quake: 110 Km Al O De Pisagua, Chile, 25 Oct 2020 21:173 reports
#13: 3.5 quake: Himachal Pradesh, India, 26 Oct 2020 07:503 reports
#14: 4.7 quake: 22 Km SSE of Yilan, Taiwan, 26 Oct 2020 01:082 reports
#15: 3.5 quake: 7 Km WSW of Fuig, Puerto Rico, 26 Oct 2020 01:392 reports
#16: 2.3 quake: 8 Km SW of Maryville, Tennessee, USA, 25 Oct 2020 17:182 reports
#17: 2.7 quake: Elm GL, Switzerland, 25 Oct 2020 21:062 reports
#18: 3.0 quake: 3 Km ESE of La Parguera, Puerto Rico, 25 Oct 2020 18:232 reports

Earthquake stats:

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Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 26 Oct 2020
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