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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 22 May 2020

Saturday May 23, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 May 2020

Summary: 248 quakes M2+, 115 quakes M3+, 36 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (402 total)
Magnitude 2+: 248 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 115 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: 1.1*10^14 J (31.1 GWh / 26780 tons of TNT / 1.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (22 May 2020):


#1: M 6.1 quake: Off Coast of Central Mexico on Fri, 22 May 08h46
#2: M 5.3 quake: 53km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Fri, 22 May 00h22
#3: M 5.0 quake: Northern Chile on Fri, 22 May 14h59
#4: M 4.9 quake: Crete, Greece on Fri, 22 May 03h40
#5: M 4.9 quake: Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Fri, 22 May 19h33
#6: M 4.8 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Fri, 22 May 06h28
#7: M 4.8 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 22 May 12h22
#8: M 4.8 quake: Xizang (China) on Fri, 22 May 18h38
#9: M 4.8 quake: 110km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Fri, 22 May 19h06
#10: M 4.8 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Fri, 22 May 22h36

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, 21 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 22 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 22, 2020
Quakes detected near: Alicudi (3 quakes between mag 1.9-2.5), Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.3), Cerro Negro (1 quake mag 2.6), Clayton Valley (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (39 quakes between mag 0.1-2.2) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 May 2020
Friday, May 22, 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 21 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Quakes detected near: Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.4), Cabalian (2 quakes between mag 2.4-2.9), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Coso (13 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Fagradalsfjall (1 quake mag 1.2), Grensdalur (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 21 May 2020
Thursday, May 21, 2020
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