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Earthquake report world-wide for Saturday, 12 May 2018

Saturday May 12, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 May 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 12 May 2018


Summary: 50 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 1 quake M5+ (78 total)
Magnitude 3+: 50 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 27 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none

List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):


M 5.0 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Sat, 12 May 16h49
M 4.9 quake: Banda Sea on Sat, 12 May 05h53
M 4.8 quake: 125km NE of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand on Sat, 12 May 20h32
M 4.8 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sat, 12 May 02h35
M 4.8 quake: Eastern Honshu, Japan on Sat, 12 May 01h29
M 4.7 quake: TAIWAN on Sat, 12 May 04h17
M 4.6 quake: PRINCE EDWARD ISLANDS REGION on Sat, 12 May 22h12
M 4.6 quake: 92km WSW of Mendi, Papua New Guinea on Sat, 12 May 20h01
M 4.6 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 12 May 05h43
M 4.6 quake: Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Sat, 12 May 02h26

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Friday, 11 May 2018

Complete earthquake list (latest and archive)

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.3), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.2-1.4), Askja (13 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Clear Lake (39 quakes between mag 0.2-4.0), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), Iwo-Tori-shima (1 quake mag 4.3), Kilauea (23 quakes between mag 1.7-3.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  9 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, May 09, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (11 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Kilauea (37 quakes between mag 1.6-3.0), Laguna Aramuaca (1 quake mag 3.5), Long Valley (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1) ... [more]

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