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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2020

updated: 28 May 18:42 || previous month | all 2020 | last 24 hours | Quake statistics
List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2020
List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2020

#1: M 6.8 Banda Sea (Indonesia)

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 6 May 2020 13:53
Hypocenter depth: 113.0 km
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#2: M 6.6 173km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 12 May 2020 22:41
Hypocenter depth: 112.4 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-13 09:41:12 +11:00
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#3: M 6.6 Crete, Greece

Time (UTC): Saturday, 2 May 2020 12:51
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#4: M 6.5 56km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA)

Time (UTC): Friday, 15 May 2020 11:03
Hypocenter depth: 2.8 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-15 03:03:27 -08:00
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#5: M 6.4 Vanuatu Islands

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 27 May 2020 07:09
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#6: M 6.1 Tonga Islands region [Sea: Tonga]

Time (UTC): Thursday, 28 May 2020 07:18
Hypocenter depth: 9.8 km
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#7: M 6.1 Off Coast of Central Mexico

Time (UTC): Friday, 22 May 2020 08:46
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#8: M 6.1 Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea)

Time (UTC): Thursday, 7 May 2020 11:21
Hypocenter depth: 472.0 km
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#9: M 6.0 日本九州岛附近海域 (Japan)

Time (UTC): Sunday, 3 May 2020 11:54
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-03 19:54:26
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#10: M 6.0 Northwest of Ryukyu Islands (Japan)

Time (UTC): Sunday, 3 May 2020 11:54
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#11: M 5.9 Southern Mid Atlantic Ridge

Time (UTC): Sunday, 24 May 2020 02:52
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#12: M 5.9 Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Time (UTC): Sunday, 24 May 2020 02:52
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-24 01:52:23 -01:00
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#13: M 5.9 29km WSW of Grande Cache, Canada

Time (UTC): Saturday, 16 May 2020 13:37
Hypocenter depth: 9.1 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-16 06:37:52 -07:00
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#14: M 5.9 Vanuatu Islands

Time (UTC): Saturday, 16 May 2020 03:15
Hypocenter depth: 183.0 km
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#15: M 5.8 New Zealand

Time (UTC): Sunday, 24 May 2020 19:53
Hypocenter depth: 36.5 km
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#16: M 5.8 Samoa Islands Region

Time (UTC): Friday, 15 May 2020 14:49
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#17: M 5.8 Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan

Time (UTC): Sunday, 10 May 2020 23:58
Hypocenter depth: 45.0 km
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#18: M 5.7 Crete, Greece

Time (UTC): Monday, 18 May 2020 23:22
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#19: M 5.7 Southeast of Easter Island

Time (UTC): Thursday, 14 May 2020 05:55
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#20: M 5.6 Central Mediterranean Sea (Greece)

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 20 May 2020 23:43
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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