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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 10 May 2019

Friday May 10, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 May 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 10 May 2019


Summary: 148 quakes M2+, 76 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (257 total)
Magnitude 2+: 148 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 76 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.7*10^14 J (47.3 GWh / 40707 tons of TNT / 2.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 6.2 quake: Kyushu, Japan on Thu, 9 May 23h48
M 5.7 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Fri, 10 May 08h44
M 5.4 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 10 May 03h23
M 5.0 quake: South of Fiji Islands on Fri, 10 May 14h05
M 4.9 quake: Kyushu, Japan on Fri, 10 May 00h07
M 4.9 quake: Santa Cruz Islands (Solomon Islands) on Fri, 10 May 14h53
M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 10 May 03h31
M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 10 May 03h43
M 4.8 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 10 May 06h41
M 4.8 quake: Kyushu, Japan on Fri, 10 May 11h40

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 9 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  9 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Quakes detected near: Arenal (1 quake mag 2.9), Augustine (1 quake mag 1.1), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.4), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (29 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0) ... [more]
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]

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