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Earthquake report world-wide for Friday, 31 May 2019

Friday May 31, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 May 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 31 May 2019


Summary: 140 quakes M2+, 61 quakes M3+, 29 quakes M4+, 7 quakes M5+, 1 quake M6+ (238 total)
Magnitude 2+: 140 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 61 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 29 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 7 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: 1 earthquake
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 1.2*10^14 J (33.8 GWh / 29062 tons of TNT / 1.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 6.1 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Fri, 31 May 10h12
M 5.3 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Fri, 31 May 17h50
M 5.2 quake: Bali Sea (Indonesia) on Fri, 31 May 06h37
M 5.2 quake: Off Coast of Jalisco, Mexico on Fri, 31 May 11h57
M 5.1 quake: Northern Chile on Fri, 31 May 07h24
M 5.1 quake: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea on Fri, 31 May 19h59
M 5.0 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 31 May 17h55
M 5.0 quake: Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Fri, 31 May 22h58
M 4.9 quake: Paracatu/MG (Brazil) on Fri, 31 May 06h54
M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 31 May 20h24

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Magnitude of quakes and energy vs time

Largest 20 quakes past 24 hours

Largest 20 quakes on Thursday, 30 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 30 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.6), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.8-1.9), Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.0-3.0) ... [more]

Thursday, May 30, 2019
New diagrams available online for quake magnitude vs time. The graphics are continuously updated for earthquake statistics, available for past 24 hours, past 7 days and past 30 days. ... [more]

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