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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 2 May 2018
Wednesday May 02, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 2 May 2018Summary: 53 quakes M3+, 16 quakes M4+, 6 quakes M5+ (75 total)
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List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.6 quake: Easter Island Region on Wed, 2 May 06h32M 5.1 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wed, 2 May 12h17M 5.1 quake: Northern and Central Iran on Wed, 2 May 04h08M 5.0 quake: Easter Island region on Wed, 2 May 06h26M 5.0 quake: Solomon Islands on Wed, 2 May 15h45M 5.0 quake: Chile-Argentina Border Region on Wed, 2 May 16h09M 4.9 quake: Easter Island region on Wed, 2 May 06h46M 4.9 quake: OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR on Wed, 2 May 15h17M 4.9 quake: Easter Island Region on Wed, 2 May 00h17M 4.8 quake: Reykjanes Ridge on Wed, 2 May 10h13
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