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Earthquake report world-wide for Thursday, 9 May 2019

Thursday May 09, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  9 May 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 9 May 2019


Summary: 168 quakes M2+, 53 quakes M3+, 38 quakes M4+, 4 quakes M5+ (263 total)
Magnitude 2+: 168 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 53 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 38 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 4 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.4*10^13 J (9.4 GWh / 8091 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 5.5 quake: Kyushu, Japan on Thu, 9 May 22h43
M 5.3 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Thu, 9 May 21h37
M 5.2 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 9 May 21h46
M 5.2 quake: Tonga Islands on Thu, 9 May 23h06
M 4.9 quake: 45 km al Suroeste de Managua, Nicaragua. on Thu, 9 May 17h23
M 4.8 quake: Near Coast Of Central Peru on Thu, 9 May 10h33
M 4.6 quake: Solomon Islands on Thu, 9 May 12h15
M 4.6 quake: Offshore Chiapas, Mexico (Guatemala) on Thu, 9 May 18h24
M 4.5 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 9 May 04h44
M 4.5 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 9 May 18h35

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Wednesday, 8 May 2019

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  8 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.7), Sandal (1 quake mag 1.0), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.5), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  7 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 2.0), Grímsnes (15 quakes between mag 0.1-2.3), Indian Heaven (1 quake mag 1.4), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 06, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Chaîne des Puys (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.3), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.5), Indian Heaven (1 quake mag 1.3) ... [more]

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