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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 1 May 2018
Tuesday May 01, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 1 May 2018Summary: 38 quakes M3+, 25 quakes M4+, 9 quakes M5+ (72 total)
+: 38 earthquakes
+: 25 earthquakes
+: 9 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.8 quake: Pacific-Antarctic Ridge on Tue, 1 May 17h15M 5.8 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Tue, 1 May 19h47M 5.2 quake: Northern Molucca Sea on Tue, 1 May 21h09M 5.2 quake: Kermadec Islands Region on Tue, 1 May 03h15M 5.0 quake: Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Tue, 1 May 16h33M 5.0 quake: Northern Molucca Sea on Tue, 1 May 19h33M 5.0 quake: Eastern New Guinea, PNG on Tue, 1 May 14h06M 5.0 quake: KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND on Tue, 1 May 04h13M 5.0 quake: Fiji Islands on Tue, 1 May 12h45M 4.9 quake: Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Tue, 1 May 06h13
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Ijen volcano photos
: Ijen volcano in East Java is famous for its turquoise acid crater lake and the large sulfur deposits that are being mined by local workers. At night, the scene is illuminated by ghostly blue flames, as sulfur ignites.
Igneous or magmatic rocks
: The most primitive rock type forms when magma (molten rock) solidifies - either inside the earth (plutonic rocks) or during volcanic eruptions (volcanic rocks). A short overview.
Ambrym volcano photos
: Ambrym (Vanuatu) is one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Its vast caldera has an amazing moonscape and several active vents that contain boiling lava lakes, most famous Marum and Benbow.