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Synonyms for magnitude

Synonyms for magnitude

great extent, amount, or dimension

the quality or state of being large in amount, extent, or importance

relative intensity or amount, as of a quality or attribute

the amount of space occupied by something

Synonyms for magnitude

a number assigned to the ratio of two quantities

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relative importance

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Magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred in Kyrgyzstan at 05:37, the Kyrgyz Institute of Seismology said.
The latest earthquake, a magnitude 5, took place in Fengbin Township at 6: 12 a.m.
At 7:55 a.m., a magnitude 3.4 quake struck 28 kilometers southeast of Itbayat, where Intensity 4 was felt.
In an earlier update, Phivolcs said the aftershock was at magnitude 5.4 and with its epicenter located 72 kilometers northeast of Itbayat, Batanes before updating the information and changing the magnitude to 5.8 and the epicenter being at Basco, Batanes.
An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 shook Palghar district in Maharashtra at around 9:17 am following a 3.2 magnitudes earthquake in Haryana's Sonipat around 7:43 and a 5.5 magnitudes one in East Kameng region at around 4:24 am, according to the India Metrological Department (IMD).
Last week, an aftershock with a magnitude of 4.9 struck 16 kilometers southwest of Makilala.
A magnitude 2.4 earthquake was also recorded at 3:47 a.m., and its epicenter was located only four km northeast of Bayabas town, Surigao del Sur province, with a depth of 28 km.
9 May 2019 - US-based investment firm Audax Private Equity, in partnership with management, has completed the sale of Magnitude Software, Inc.
Also yesterday, the "moderate" magnitude 5 and two "light" magnitude 4 earthquakes that rocked Surigao del Norte, Ilocos Norte and Leyte were unrelated to the back-to-back magnitude 6.1 and 6.5 temblors in Castillejos, Zambales and San Julian, Eastern Samar on Monday and Tuesday, respectively, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
class="MsoNormalThe size or magnitude of earthquakes is determined by measuring the amplitude of the seismic waves recorded on a seismograph and the distance of the seismograph from the earthquake.
An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 hit Northern Mariana Islands at 10.35 p.m.
At 147x, I noticed that NGC 6842 is accompanied eastward by a pair of stars, magnitudes 13.7 and 14.6, the latter almost touching the disk (closer still is a third star, magnitude 15.9, visible in images).
Advocate Kebonang said major epicentres, frequency and magnitude of the Richter scale were recorded on April 3, 2017 to February 9, 2018.
The earthquake with 4.5 magnitude in the epicenter jolted Kyrgyzstan on December 31, 2017, the Seismology Institution reported.
More than 400 people were killed and at least 6,600 injured in Iran when a magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the country, state media said on Monday.