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Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 14 May 2019

Tuesday May 14, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 May 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 14 May 2019


Summary: 164 quakes M2+, 73 quakes M3+, 26 quakes M4+, 5 quakes M5+, 1 quake M7+ (269 total)
Magnitude 2+: 164 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 73 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 26 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 5 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.6*10^16 J (4413 GWh / 3.8*10^6 tons of TNT / 237.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 7.6 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 14 May 12h58
M 5.5 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 14 May 13h38
M 5.5 quake: Kuril Islands (Russia) on Tue, 14 May 20h55
M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 14 May 11h16
M 5.1 quake: New Ireland Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 14 May 14h36
M 5.0 quake: Southeast of Easter Island on Tue, 14 May 20h01
M 4.8 quake: Northwest of Madagascar (Mayotte) on Tue, 14 May 00h20
M 4.8 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 14 May 13h39
M 4.7 quake: 74km ENE of Chichi-shima, Japan on Tue, 14 May 09h30
M 4.7 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Tue, 14 May 14h12

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Monday, 13 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 13 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 13, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (3 quakes between mag 3.0-4.8), Chaîne des Puys (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.3), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.5-2.4), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.6-3.0), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.4), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 1.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (32 quakes between mag 0.5-2.5), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Hrómundartindur (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.9), Koruhüyüğü (1 quake mag 1.9), Krísuvík (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2) ... [more]

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