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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 8 May 2018
Tuesday May 08, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 8 May 2018
Summary: 45 quakes M3+, 21 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (67 total)
+: 45 earthquakes
+: 21 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.5 quake: 287km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska on Tue, 8 May 08h14M 4.7 quake: Southern Iran on Tue, 8 May 18h27M 4.7 quake: 1km WNW of Xiluodu, China on Tue, 8 May 15h11M 4.6 quake: 54km SE of Sinabang, Indonesia on Tue, 8 May 17h14M 4.6 quake: Southeastern Afghanistan on Tue, 8 May 18h17M 4.6 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Tue, 8 May 11h49M 4.5 quake: Honduras on Tue, 8 May 23h07M 4.5 quake: Southern Xinjiang, China on Tue, 8 May 00h44M 4.5 quake: 90km W of Ferndale, CA on Mon, 7 May 23h51M 4.4 quake: OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO on Tue, 8 May 07h56
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Photos from Greece
: We have traveled and studied extensively in Greece, in particular on its active volcanic areas such as Santorini, Nisyros, Milos, Methana.
Photos taken on our our tours.
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Photos from Kamchatka
: Kamchatka in Russia's far east is one of world's remotest regions and has an almost unparalleled density of active volcanoes. Look at photos taken during our expeditions from this wonderful corner of the world!
Try our new app!
: Volcanoes & Earthquakes - our new free App for Android shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes on a map and as list, as well as volcano news from all the world. You can filter the data shown in various ways, e.g. by magnitude or age of earthquakes, the distance from your location, the status of volcanoes and so on.