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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 5 May 2018
Saturday May 05, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 May 2018Summary: 67 quakes M3+, 26 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (97 total)
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+: 1 earthquake
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 6.0 quake: Luzon, Philippines on Sat, 5 May 06h19M 5.3 quake: 16km E of Pahala, Hawaii on Sat, 5 May 00h37M 5.1 quake: Loyalty Islands on Sat, 5 May 20h36M 5.1 quake: Aru Islands Region, Indonesia on Sat, 5 May 16h22M 4.8 quake: Aru Islands Region, Indonesia on Sat, 5 May 16h22M 4.7 quake: Costa Rica on Sat, 5 May 12h05M 4.7 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sat, 5 May 10h29M 4.7 quake: 20km SE of Leilani Estates, Hawaii on Sat, 5 May 01h20M 4.6 quake: 56km SW of Bristol Island, South Sandwich Islands on Sat, 5 May 19h29M 4.6 quake: 47 km al Oeste de Tamarindo, Guanacaste. on Sat, 5 May 12h03
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