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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 7 May 2020

Friday May 08, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 8 May 2020

Summary: 183 quakes M2+, 93 quakes M3+, 43 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (322 total)
Magnitude 2+: 183 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 93 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 43 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.1*10^14 J (31.6 GWh / 27191 tons of TNT / 1.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (7 May 2020):


#1: M 6.1 quake: Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 7 May 11h21
#2: M 5.3 quake: Northern Peru on Thu, 7 May 00h49
#3: M 5.2 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 7 May 15h16
#4: M 4.9 quake: 109 km S 62° E of Manay (Davao Oriental) (Philippines) on Thu, 7 May 02h28
#5: M 4.9 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 7 May 08h03
#6: M 4.9 quake: Northern Chile on Thu, 7 May 16h35
#7: M 4.8 quake: Halmahera, Indonesia on Thu, 7 May 00h22
#8: M 4.8 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Thu, 7 May 22h41
#9: M 4.7 quake: 136 Km al sur de Buenavista, México (Mexico) on Thu, 7 May 22h58
#10: M 4.6 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thu, 7 May 00h39

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 miércoles, 6 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  7 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 07, 2020
Quakes detected near: Acquasparta (1 quake mag 1.4), Big Pine Volcanic Field (1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Damavand (1 quake mag 2.6), Etna (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]
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Thursday, May 07, 2020
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Wednesday, May 06, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.5), Etna (1 quake mag 1.3), Etrusk (1 quake mag 2.3) ... [more]

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