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Fri, 30 Oct 2020, 06:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Oct 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Atka (5 quakes between mag 0.6-2.5), Clear Lake (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.7), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Cotopaxi (1 quake mag 3.0), Etna (1 quake mag 1.4) ... read all
Fri, 30 Oct 2020, 06:20
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 30 Oct 2020
Summary: 6 quakes 5.0+, 39 quakes 4.0+, 79 quakes 3.0+, 192 quakes 2.0+ (316 total) ... read all
Fri, 30 Oct 2020, 05:58
4.1 quake Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan, 30 Oct 2020 05:38 UTC
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported a magnitude 4.1 quake in Japan near the town of Ōfunato only 10 minutes ago. The earthquake shook early afternoon on Friday 30 October 2020 at 2.38 pm local time at an intermediate depth of 40 km. The magnitude, exact epicenter location and depth of the quake are likely to be revised within the next few hours as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... read all
Fri, 30 Oct 2020, 05:42
4.2 quake 38 Km NE of Shikotan, Russia, 30 Oct 2020 05:12 UTC
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 30 minutes ago 96 km east of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Russia, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reported. The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 79 km beneath the epicenter early afternoon on Friday 30 October 2020 at 3.12 pm local time. The magnitude, exact epicenter location and depth of the quake are likely to be revised within the next few hours as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... read all

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