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Monthly / yearly earthquake reports:
Earthquake report world-wide for May 2016
Wednesday Jun 01, 2016 04:00 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing earthquakes above magnitude 5 during May 2016
Summary: 4965 quakes M2+, 2678 quakes M3+, 699 quakes M4+, 112 quakes M5+, 6 quakes M6+, 1 quake M7+ (8461 total)
+: 4965 earthquakes
+: 2678 earthquakes
+: 699 earthquakes
+: 112 earthquakes
+: 6 earthquakes
+: 1 earthquake
Total seismic energy estimate: 6.5*10^15 J (1800 GWh / 1.5*10^6 tons of TNT / 96.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
List of 10 largest earthquakes in the world during May 2016:M 7.1 quake: South Sandwich Islands Region on Sat, 28 May 09h47M 6.8 quake: Near Coast of Ecuador on Wed, 18 May 16h46M 6.6 quake: Near Coast of Ecuador on Wed, 18 May 07h57M 6.6 quake: 161km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji on Sat, 28 May 05h38M 6.4 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Fri, 27 May 04h08M 6.3 quake: Taiwan Region on Tue, 31 May 05h23M 6.0 quake: Northern Territory, Australia on Fri, 20 May 18h14M 5.9 quake: OAXACA, MEXICO on Sun, 8 May 07h34M 5.9 quake: SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS on Mon, 16 May 00h41M 5.9 quake: SOUTHEAST OF RYUKYU ISLANDS on Fri, 27 May 03h44
Number of quakes and energy released vs time
Number of quakes and energy released vs magnitude
Magnitude of quakes and energy released vs time
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