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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 8 May 2020

Saturday May 09, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  9 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 May 2020

Summary: 209 quakes M2+, 107 quakes M3+, 33 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (353 total)
Magnitude 2+: 209 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 107 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 33 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.2*10^13 J (8.97 GWh / 7719 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (8 May 2020):


#1: M 5.5 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Fri, 8 May 01h14
#2: M 5.2 quake: Mid Indian Ridge on Fri, 8 May 20h45
#3: M 5.2 quake: Northern Chile on Fri, 8 May 22h42
#4: M 5.0 quake: South of Mariana Islands (Guam) on Fri, 8 May 10h27
#5: M 4.9 quake: Southeast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 8 May 00h33
#6: M 4.8 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Fri, 8 May 13h41
#7: M 4.8 quake: 58 Km al sur de Acajutla, El Salvador on Fri, 8 May 18h16
#8: M 4.7 quake: 24km SSW of Campoverde, Peru on Fri, 8 May 02h49
#9: M 4.7 quake: South of Bali, Indonesia on Fri, 8 May 10h32
#10: M 4.7 quake: Carlsberg Ridge on Fri, 8 May 11h27

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 jueves, 7 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  8 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 08, 2020
Quakes detected near: Aurora-Bodie (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Casitagua (1 quake mag 2.3), Cerro Negro (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.6-1.8), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Eldey (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  8 May 2020
Friday, May 08, 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  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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