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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 2 May 2020

Sunday May 03, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  3 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 3 May 2020

Summary: 220 quakes M2+, 142 quakes M3+, 34 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (401 total)
Magnitude 2+: 220 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 142 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 34 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.3*10^14 J (147 GWh / 1.3*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (2 May 2020):


#1: M 6.6 quake: Crete, Greece on Sat, 2 May 12h51
#2: M 5.4 quake: 11km SSE of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico on Sat, 2 May 11h13
#3: M 5.3 quake: Crete, Greece on Sat, 2 May 16h44
#4: M 5.2 quake: Crete, Greece on Sat, 2 May 13h33
#5: M 5.0 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Sat, 2 May 00h30
#6: M 4.6 quake: South Indian Ocean on Sat, 2 May 03h56
#7: M 4.6 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Sat, 2 May 10h50
#8: M 4.6 quake: 5km SSE of Tallaboa, Puerto Rico on Sat, 2 May 11h19
#9: M 4.6 quake: Eastern Mediterranean Sea (Greece) on Sat, 2 May 14h21
#10: M 4.6 quake: Crete, Greece on Sat, 2 May 16h13

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

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on viernes, 1 may 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 02, 2020
Quakes detected near: Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 2.3), Apoyeque (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Izalco (1 quake mag 2.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  2 May 2020
Saturday, May 02, 2020
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 01, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Augustine (1 quake mag 1.1), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.6), Churchill (1 quake mag 1.3), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Cone-Culasi (1 quake mag 1.6) ... [more]
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