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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017
Wednesday Oct 11, 2017 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 11 Oct 2017Summary: 31 quakes M3+, 19 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (53 total)
+: 31 earthquakes
+: 19 earthquakes
+: 3 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.3 quake: Bouvet Island region on Wed, 11 Oct 00h08M 5.0 quake: 197km E of Neiafu, Tonga on Wed, 11 Oct 13h15M 5.0 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Wed, 11 Oct 21h56M 4.8 quake: Aegean Sea on Wed, 11 Oct 22h49M 4.6 quake: CHIAPAS, MEXICO on Tue, 10 Oct 23h55M 4.6 quake: OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO on Wed, 11 Oct 11h01M 4.5 quake: OAXACA, MEXICO on Wed, 11 Oct 02h45M 4.5 quake: 169km WSW of Tofino, Canada on Wed, 11 Oct 09h26M 4.4 quake: 257km E of Namie, Japan on Wed, 11 Oct 22h10M 4.3 quake: Caspian Sea on Wed, 11 Oct 00h12
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Photos from Germany
: Germany has a large number of volcanoes - most of them extinct, but the Eifel volcanic field is still potentially active.
Ibu volcano photos
: Ibu in Halmahera is one of the most active, but rarely visited volcanoes in Indonesia. A spectacular lava dome is growing inside the volcano's breached crater, with frequent explosions.
Merapi volcano photos
: One of the most active and most dangerous volcanoes of Indonesia: Merapi meaning "the one who makes fire", is a feared but also venerated holy mountain looming over the city of Yogyakarta, capital of Central Java.