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Earthquake report world-wide for May 2020
Monday Jun 01, 2020 00:24 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during May 2020Summary: 7599 quakes M2+, 3606 quakes M3+, 1157 quakes M4+, 140 quakes M5+, 11 quakes M6+ (12513 total)
+: 7599 earthquakes
+: 3606 earthquakes
+: 1157 earthquakes
+: 140 earthquakes
+: 11 earthquakes
Total seismic energy estimate: 4.5*10^15 J (1257 GWh / 1.1*10^6 tons of TNT / 67.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during May 2020:
#1: M 6.8 quake: Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Wed, 6 May 13h53
#2: M 6.6 quake: Crete, Greece on Sat, 2 May 12h51
#3: M 6.6 quake: 173km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands on Tue, 12 May 22h41
#4: M 6.5 quake: 56km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Fri, 15 May 11h03
#5: M 6.4 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Wed, 27 May 07h09
#6: M 6.1 quake: Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) on Thu, 7 May 11h21
#7: M 6.1 quake: Off Coast of Central Mexico on Fri, 22 May 08h46
#8: M 6.1 quake: Tonga Islands region [Sea: Tonga] on Thu, 28 May 07h18
#9: M 6.1 quake: Southern Peru on Sun, 31 May 05h09
#10: M 6.0 quake: Northwest of Ryukyu Islands (Japan) on Sun, 3 May 11h54
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
Friday, May 01, 2020
Summary: 6502 quakes M2+, 3394 quakes M3+, 1075 quakes M4+, 114 quakes M5+, 6 quakes M6+ (11091 total)
Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020
Summary: 6750 quakes M2+, 3245 quakes M3+, 942 quakes M4+, 135 quakes M5+, 7 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (11080 total)
Saturday, Feb 29, 2020
Summary: 6529 quakes M2+, 2263 quakes M3+, 871 quakes M4+, 114 quakes M5+, 5 quakes M6+ (9782 total)
Friday, Jan 31, 2020
Summary: 6998 quakes M2+, 2892 quakes M3+, 1115 quakes M4+, 167 quakes M5+, 12 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (11185 total)
Monday, Jan 27, 2020
Summary: 26534 quakes M3+, 11022 quakes M4+, 1816 quakes M5+, 133 quakes M6+, 9 quakes M7+, 1 quake M8+ (39515 total)
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