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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Tuesday May 15, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 May 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 15 May 2018


Summary: 53 quakes M3+, 21 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (76 total)
Magnitude 3+: 53 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 21 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none

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


M 5.6 quake: Northwest of Madagascar on Tue, 15 May 15h48
M 5.6 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Tue, 15 May 08h17
M 4.9 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Tue, 15 May 12h00
M 4.8 quake: 132km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea on Tue, 15 May 21h09
M 4.8 quake: Northwest of Madagascar on Tue, 15 May 11h26
M 4.7 quake: 30km ESE of Pamandzi, Mayotte on Tue, 15 May 20h25
M 4.6 quake: eastern New Guinea region, Papua New Guinea on Tue, 15 May 10h25
M 4.5 quake: Reykjanes Ridge on Tue, 15 May 08h32
M 4.5 quake: EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN on Tue, 15 May 05h00
M 4.4 quake: 24km N of Karakenja, Tajikistan on Tue, 15 May 13h15

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Monday, 14 May 2018

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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 14 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 14, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.7), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Iliamna (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (32 quakes between mag 1.4-3.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 13, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Clear Lake (3 quakes between mag 1.3-2.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Bosavi (1 quake mag 4.6), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.1), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.3) ... [more]

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