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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 17 May 2018

Thursday May 17, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 May 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 17 May 2018


Summary: 82 quakes M3+, 15 quakes M4+, 9 quakes M5+ (106 total)
Magnitude 3+: 82 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 15 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 9 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 5.8 quake: Hokkaido, Japan Region on Thu, 17 May 18h42
M 5.7 quake: South of Mariana Islands on Thu, 17 May 18h47
M 5.6 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 17 May 21h44
M 5.5 quake: South of Kermadec Islands on Thu, 17 May 21h43
M 5.3 quake: 11km SSE of Hasaki, Japan on Thu, 17 May 03h12
M 5.3 quake: 11km SSE of Hasaki, Japan on Thu, 17 May 03h12
M 5.2 quake: 7km E of Mala, Peru on Thu, 17 May 11h07
M 5.2 quake: 7km E of Mala, Peru on Thu, 17 May 11h07
M 5.1 quake: SOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDS on Thu, 17 May 18h24
M 4.9 quake: Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands on Thu, 17 May 19h41

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 16 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 16 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-2.0), Denison (1 quake mag 1.5), Etna (1 quake mag 1.1), Hekla (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (4 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.2), Chiginagak (1 quake mag 2.8), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]
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]

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