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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 12 May 2020

Wednesday May 13, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 13 May 2020

Summary: 219 quakes M2+, 116 quakes M3+, 36 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (374 total)
Magnitude 2+: 219 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 116 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 36 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 5.2*10^14 J (144 GWh / 1.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (12 May 2020):


#1: M 6.6 quake: 173km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands on Tue, 12 May 22h41
#2: M 5.0 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 12 May 05h15
#3: M 5.0 quake: 40km W of Paramonga, Peru on Tue, 12 May 15h10
#4: M 4.9 quake: Bali Region, Indonesia on Tue, 12 May 00h20
#5: M 4.9 quake: Nepal on Tue, 12 May 18h08
#6: M 4.8 quake: Northern Chile on Tue, 12 May 23h14
#7: M 4.8 quake: Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 12 May 07h19
#8: M 4.7 quake: 35km N of Bouvet Island, Bouvet Island on Tue, 12 May 02h18
#9: M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 12 May 09h44
#10: M 4.7 quake: Northwest of Kuril Islands (Russia) on Tue, 12 May 12h59

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, 11 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 12 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Quakes detected near: Arenal (1 quake mag 3.3), Cabalian (1 quake mag 3.1), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso (6 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Fagradalsfjall (18 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Hodakadake (2 quakes between mag 3.5-4.5) ... [more]
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Tuesday, May 12, 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 11 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 11, 2020
Quakes detected near: Atitlán (1 quake mag 3.6), Baru (1 quake mag 2.7), Binuluan (1 quake mag 2.9), Boring Lava (1 quake mag 1.3), Cerro Tilaran (1 quake mag 2.7), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4) ... [more]
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