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World Earthquake Report for Friday, 13 May 2022

Sat, 14 May 2022, 00:24
00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 May 2022
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 May 2022

Summary: 1 quake 5.0+, 38 quakes 4.0+, 119 quakes 3.0+, 234 quakes 2.0+ (392 total)
Global seismic activity level on 13 May 2022: LOW

Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 4+: 38 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 119 earthquakes
Magnitude 2+: 234 earthquakes
No quakes of magnitude 6 or higher
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.7 x 1013 joules (4.74 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4079 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) learn more

10 largest earthquakes in the world (13 May 2022):

#1: 5.3 quake South Atlantic Ocean, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, May 13, 2022 1:23 am (GMT -2)
#2: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean May 13, 2022 12:56 pm (GMT +12)
#3: 4.8 quake Xinjiang, 71 km southwest of Druzhba, Alakol District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan, May 13, 2022 7:45 pm (GMT +8)
#4: 4.7 quake 20 km south of Krasnoïarsk, Krasnoyarskiy Kray, Russia, May 13, 2022 1:14 pm (GMT +7)
#5: 4.7 quake Andaman Sea, 213 km west of Victoria Point, Myanmar (Burma), May 13, 2022 3:43 pm (GMT +7)
#6: 4.7 quake Xinjiang, 63 km southwest of Druzhba, Alakol District, Almaty Oblysy, Kazakhstan, May 13, 2022 5:10 pm (GMT +8)
#7: 4.6 quake 46 km northwest of Myitkyina, Myitkyinā District, Kachin State, Myanmar (Burma), May 13, 2022 12:43 pm (GMT +6:30)
#8: 4.6 quake Bayan-Ölgiy Aymag, 92 km southwest of Khovd, Jargalant, Hovd, Mongolia, May 13, 2022 4:25 pm (GMT +7)
#9: 4.6 quake North Pacific Ocean, 94 km northeast of Miyako, Iwate, Japan, May 14, 2022 1:47 am (GMT +10)
#10: 4.5 quake Bering Sea, 84 mi southwest of Adak, Aleutians West, Alaska, USA, May 13, 2022 6:26 am (GMT -9)

Earthquakes reported felt:

#1: 3.5 quake 20 mi southeast of Temecula, Riverside County, California, USA, May 13, 2022 6:32 am (GMT -7) - 145 reports

#2: 4.3 quake Aegean Sea, 20 km south of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, Greece, May 14, 2022 1:08 am (GMT +3) - 54 reports
#3: 4.3 quake Caribbean Sea, 28 km southwest of Marinko, Marigot, St. Martin, May 13, 2022 3:07 am (GMT -4) - 29 reports
#4: 3.4 quake 14 km southeast of Managua, Nicaragua, May 13, 2022 4:27 pm (GMT -6) - 24 reports
#5: 3.4 quake 15 km west of San Jose, San José, Costa Rica, May 13, 2022 1:03 am (GMT -6) - 11 reports
#6: 3.2 quake 18 km southwest of Katerini, Pieria, Central Macedonia, Greece, May 13, 2022 10:01 pm (GMT +3) - 9 reports
#7: 3.6 quake 18 mi north of Homer, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, USA, May 12, 2022 10:55 pm (GMT -8) - 6 reports
#8: 3.9 quake Mexico: 16 Km Al NORESTE De MANZANILLO, COL, May 13, 2022 2:37 am (GMT -5) - 6 reports
#9: 3.1 quake 16 km northwest of Rybnik, Silesia, Poland, May 13, 2022 4:19 am (GMT +2) - 5 reports
#10: 3.9 quake 41 km south of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, May 13, 2022 1:46 am (GMT -6) - 3 reports
#11: 3.2 quake 6.1 mi northeast of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USA, May 13, 2022 12:45 pm (GMT -7) - 3 reports
#12: 4.5 quake South Pacific Ocean, Fiji, May 13, 2022 5:16 am (GMT -12) - 2 reports

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

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