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Earthquake report world-wide for Sunday, 17 May 2020

Monday May 18, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 May 2020

Summary: 315 quakes M2+, 123 quakes M3+, 35 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (476 total)
Magnitude 2+: 315 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 123 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 35 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3*10^13 J (8.25 GWh / 7099 tons of TNT / 0.4 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (17 May 2020):


#1: M 5.5 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Sun, 17 May 19h07
#2: M 5.2 quake: 212 Km al noreste de Jamaica (Cuba) on Sun, 17 May 20h47
#3: M 5.1 quake: Tonga Islands on Sun, 17 May 13h49
#4: M 4.8 quake: 95km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (USA) on Sun, 17 May 05h26
#5: M 4.8 quake: Uttar Pradesh, India on Sun, 17 May 08h53
#6: M 4.7 quake: 10km WNW of Yamethin, Burma (Myanmar (Burma)) on Sun, 17 May 04h32
#7: M 4.7 quake: 51km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Sun, 17 May 21h17
#8: M 4.6 quake: Northern Peru on Sun, 17 May 19h27
#9: M 4.6 quake: 201 Km al noreste de Jamaica (Cuba) on Sun, 17 May 22h41
#10: M 4.6 quake: 202 Km al noreste de Jamaica (Cuba) on Sun, 17 May 23h00

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 sábado, 16 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 17 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 17, 2020
Quakes detected near: Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.1), Clayton Valley (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Etna (5 quakes between mag 1.0-2.2), Herdubreid (14 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 May 2020
Sunday, May 17, 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 16 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Quakes detected near: Ampiro (1 quake mag 2.3), Aurora-Bodie (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.3), Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 2.4), Blit (1 quake mag 2.7), Camiguin de Babuyanes (1 quake mag 3.4), Cerro las Mercedes (1 quake mag 3.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 16 May 2020
Saturday, May 16, 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 15 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 15, 2020
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Churchill (1 quake mag 1.6), Clayton Valley (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.8), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.0) ... [more]

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