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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Wednesday May 23, 2018 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 23 May 2018
Summary: 39 quakes M3+, 10 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (53 total)
+: 39 earthquakes
+: 10 earthquakes
+: 4 earthquakes
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.5 quake: Near East Coast of Kamchatka on Wed, 23 May 01h37M 5.4 quake: Central Mid Atlantic Ridge on Wed, 23 May 05h44M 5.2 quake: Off West Coast of Northern Sumatra on Wed, 23 May 10h33M 5.2 quake: South of Panama on Wed, 23 May 12h42M 4.9 quake: 203km S of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna on Wed, 23 May 17h12M 4.9 quake: Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia on Wed, 23 May 10h26M 4.6 quake: Chile-Bolivia Border Region on Wed, 23 May 13h48M 4.5 quake: 5km N of San Diego, Venezuela on Wed, 23 May 11h23M 4.4 quake: 21km SSE of Pamandzi, Mayotte on Wed, 23 May 16h40M 4.2 quake: EASTERN TURKEY on Wed, 23 May 22h10
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