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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 5 May 2020

Wed, 6 May 2020, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  6 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 6 May 2020

Summary: 199 quakes M2+, 103 quakes M3+, 40 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (344 total)
Magnitude 2+: 199 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 103 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 40 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 2.9*10^13 J (8.14 GWh / 7001 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (5 May 2020):


#1: M 5.4 quake: Samoa Islands Region on Tue, 5 May 23h20
#2: M 5.3 quake: 103 Km al sur de San Jose, Guatemala on Tue, 5 May 12h02
#3: M 4.9 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Tue, 5 May 16h57
#4: M 4.9 quake: Tonga on Tue, 5 May 08h04
#5: M 4.9 quake: San Juan Province, Argentina on Tue, 5 May 12h40
#6: M 4.8 quake: Papua, Indonesia on Tue, 5 May 05h37
#7: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 5 May 08h09
#8: M 4.7 quake: 91km SW of Isangel, Vanuatu on Tue, 5 May 10h12
#9: M 4.7 quake: South of Panama on Tue, 5 May 16h07
#10: M 4.7 quake: Crete, Greece on Tue, 5 May 17h20

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 lunes, 4 may 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Tue, 5 May 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.5), Biliran (1 quake mag 2.7), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Fagradalsfjall (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2) ... read all
Tue, 5 May 2020, 00:24
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  5 May 2020
Summary: 180 quakes M2+, 100 quakes M3+, 35 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+ (320 total) ... read all
Mon, 4 May 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Anilao Hill (1 quake mag 1.5), Aurora-Bodie (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 3.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5) ... read all
Mon, 4 May 2020, 00:24
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  4 May 2020
Summary: 173 quakes M2+, 112 quakes M3+, 32 quakes M4+, 9 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (327 total) ... read all
Sun, 3 May 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Cancajanag (1 quake mag 3.2), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.1-2.1), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Eldey (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Fagradalsfjall (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4) ... read all

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