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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Wednesday May 22, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 May 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 22 May 2019


Summary: 137 quakes M2+, 63 quakes M3+, 32 quakes M4+, 2 quakes M5+ (234 total)
Magnitude 2+: 137 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 63 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 32 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 2 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.1*10^13 J (8.56 GWh / 7365 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 5.6 quake: Andaman Islands, India Region on Wed, 22 May 00h39
M 5.0 quake: Southeast of Easter Island on Wed, 22 May 17h36
M 4.9 quake: Talaud Islands, Indonesia on Wed, 22 May 10h52
M 4.9 quake: Tonga Islands (Samoa) on Wed, 22 May 18h10
M 4.8 quake: Off Coast Of Northern Peru on Wed, 22 May 01h15
M 4.8 quake: 20 km al NE de Osorno (Chile) on Wed, 22 May 04h23
M 4.7 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Wed, 22 May 01h39
M 4.7 quake: Offshore Chiapas, Mexico on Wed, 22 May 21h16
M 4.6 quake: Taiwan on Wed, 22 May 01h37
M 4.6 quake: Jujuy Province, Argentina on Wed, 22 May 02h24

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Tuesday, 21 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 21 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (33 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (36 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.0-2.0), Hualalai (1 quake mag 2.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 20 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
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) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 19, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 3.4), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Coso (5 quakes between mag 1.0-1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]

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