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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 18 May 2018

Friday May 18, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 May 2018
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 18 May 2018


Summary: 42 quakes M3+, 19 quakes M4+, 13 quakes M5+, 2 quakes M6+ (76 total)
Magnitude 3+: 42 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 19 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 13 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none

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


M 6.2 quake: 42. km al sur de Bucaramanga on Fri, 18 May 13h36
M 6.0 quake: South of Kermadec Islands on Fri, 18 May 01h45
M 5.5 quake: Kermadec Islands, New Zealand on Fri, 18 May 02h47
M 5.2 quake: South of Panama on Fri, 18 May 12h43
M 5.2 quake: South of Panama on Fri, 18 May 13h56
M 5.2 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi on Fri, 18 May 20h31
M 5.2 quake: West Papua Region, Indonesia on Fri, 18 May 20h36
M 5.1 quake: Loyalty Islands on Fri, 18 May 00h27
M 5.1 quake: Kermadec Islands Region on Fri, 18 May 04h51
M 5.1 quake: SAMOA ISLANDS REGION on Fri, 18 May 06h37

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 17 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 17 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Bardarbunga (10 quakes between mag 0.6-4.0), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Etna (1 quake mag 1.6), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.7-2.4), Hrómundartindur (8 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5) ... [more]
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]

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