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Earthquake report world-wide for Wednesday, 5 Jun 2019

Wednesday Jun 05, 2019 23:20 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  5 Jun 2019
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on 5 Jun 2019


Summary: 169 quakes M2+, 62 quakes M3+, 31 quakes M4+, 3 quakes M5+ (265 total)
Magnitude 2+: 169 earthquakes
Magnitude 3+: 62 earthquakes
Magnitude 4+: 31 earthquakes
Magnitude 5+: 3 earthquakes
Magnitude 6+: none
Magnitude 7+: none
Magnitude 8+: none
Magnitude 9+: none
Total seismic energy estimate: 3.5*10^13 J (9.66 GWh / 8309 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]

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


M 5.5 quake: Near Coast of Northern Chile on Wed, 5 Jun 16h19
M 5.4 quake: Mindanao, Philippines on Wed, 5 Jun 20h41
M 5.2 quake: Northwest of Australia on Wed, 5 Jun 20h50
M 4.9 quake: 9 km of Ghasre shirin, Kermanshah (Iran) on Wed, 5 Jun 03h36
M 4.9 quake: Komandorskiye Ostrova Region (Russia) on Wed, 5 Jun 10h57
M 4.7 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Wed, 5 Jun 04h38
M 4.7 quake: Northern Chile on Wed, 5 Jun 07h18
M 4.7 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 5 Jun 08h25
M 4.7 quake: Borneo (Indonesia) on Wed, 5 Jun 20h50
M 4.6 quake: Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. (Papua New Guinea) on Wed, 5 Jun 10h13

Earthquake stats:

Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy vs time
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 Tuesday, 4 Jun 2019

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