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Earthquake reports and news:
Earthquake report world-wide for Tuesday, 21 May 2019
Tuesday May 21, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 21 May 2019Summary: 137 quakes M2+, 61 quakes M3+, 27 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (227 total)
+: 137 earthquakes
+: 61 earthquakes
+: 27 earthquakes
+: 2 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.8*10^13 J (5.12 GWh / 4407 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world (past 24 hours):M 5.2 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia) on Tue, 21 May 18h42M 5.1 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 21 May 19h05M 4.9 quake: New Ireland Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Tue, 21 May 04h04M 4.9 quake: Southern Peru on Tue, 21 May 13h37M 4.8 quake: Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia) on Tue, 21 May 18h42M 4.7 quake: West Chile Rise on Tue, 21 May 06h33M 4.7 quake: 53km ESE of Buala, Solomon Islands on Tue, 21 May 18h49M 4.6 quake: Jujuy Province, Argentina on Tue, 21 May 07h19M 4.6 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Tue, 21 May 11h50M 4.6 quake: Southern Peru on Tue, 21 May 12h55
Monday, May 20, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja
(28 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Clear Lake
(31 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso
(3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.6), Grímsvötn
(3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Hekla
(2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Hrómundartindur
(5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1) ...
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