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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 28 May 2020

Friday May 29, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 May 2020
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 29 May 2020

Summary: 217 quakes M2+, 100 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (354 total)
Magnitude 2+: 217 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 100 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 31 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.2*10^14 J (33.3 GWh / 28622 tons of TNT / 1.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (28 May 2020):


#1: M 6.1 quake: Tonga Islands region [Sea: Tonga] on Thu, 28 May 07h18
#2: M 5.4 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 28 May 09h46
#3: M 5.1 quake: Luzon, Philippines on Thu, 28 May 05h17
#4: M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 28 May 07h19
#5: M 5.0 quake: 180km SSW of Gizo, Solomon Islands on Thu, 28 May 07h41
#6: M 5.0 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Thu, 28 May 08h37
#7: M 4.9 quake: Southern Sumatra, Indonesia on Thu, 28 May 01h40
#8: M 4.9 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 28 May 10h26
#9: M 4.8 quake: Bihar, India on Thu, 28 May 08h40
#10: M 4.8 quake: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea on Thu, 28 May 12h20

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, 27 may 2020

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

Previous news
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Eldey (1 quake mag 1.0), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.4) ... read all
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Summary: 274 quakes M2+, 106 quakes M3+, 36 quakes M4+, 9 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (426 total) ... read all
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.6), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Eldey (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.3) ... read all

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