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Latest quakes in the USA in the past 48 hours on Thursday, May 19, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 19, 2022 01:12 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 8 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 54 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 348 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 48 hours, the USA had 1 quake of magnitude 5.8, 8 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 54 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 348 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 2.2 | 13km N of McCloud, CA -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.8 | Bering Sea, Alaska, USA -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in the USA (updated )

Past 24 hours:124 quakes | 30 quakes M2+ | 4 quakes M3+ | 0 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 7 days:903 quakes | 227 quakes M2+ | 36 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 30 days:4,043 quakes | 987 quakes M2+ | 122 quakes M3+ | 18 quakes M4+ | 3 quakes M5+
Past 90 days:13,098 quakes | 3,267 quakes M2+ | 376 quakes M3+ | 59 quakes M4+ | 9 quakes M5+
Past 365 days:64,629 quakes | 16,638 quakes M2+ | 2,042 quakes M3+ | 411 quakes M4+ | 51 quakes M5+ | 11 quakes M6+ | 1 quake M7+

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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 2.2 or higher (54 out of 411 quakes, show more):
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Thursday, May 19, 2022 GMT (8 quakes)
May 18, 2022 9:04 pm (GMT -4) (May 19, 2022 01:04 GMT)
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n/a
1.9 mi northeast of Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA (preliminary) Early Alert!
I FELT IT - 1 report
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May 18, 2022 8:53 pm (GMT -4) (May 19, 2022 00:53 GMT)
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Darlington County, 9.6 mi northwest of Florence, South Carolina, USA (preliminary) Early Alert!
I FELT IT - 1 report
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May 18, 2022 5:52 pm (GMT -7) (May 19, 2022 00:52 GMT)
2.2

5.9 km
13km N of McCloud, CA MoreMap
May 18, 2022 4:40 pm (GMT -8) (May 19, 2022 00:40 GMT)
3.2

25 km
51 mi west of King Cove, Aleutians East, Alaska, USA
I FELT IT
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May 18, 2022 4:35 pm (GMT -8) (May 19, 2022 00:35 GMT)
2.9

30 km
59 mi west of Kodiak, Alaska, USA MoreMap
May 18, 2022 8:26 pm (GMT -4) (May 19, 2022 00:26 GMT)
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n/a
Fairfield County, 14 mi southeast of Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA (preliminary) Early Alert!
I FELT IT - 1 report
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May 18, 2022 4:15 pm (GMT -8) (May 19, 2022 00:15 GMT)
2.2

51 km
8 Km E of Chase, Alaska MoreMap
May 18, 2022 7:07 pm (GMT -5) (May 19, 2022 00:07 GMT)
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n/a
St. Francis County, 20 mi southwest of West Memphis, Crittenden County, arkanasasa, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Wednesday, May 18, 2022 GMT (24 quakes)
May 18, 2022 3:10 pm (GMT -7) (May 18, 2022 22:10 GMT)
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n/a
3.1 mi west of Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, USA (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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May 18, 2022 1:39 pm (GMT -8) (May 18, 2022 21:39 GMT)
2.1
77 Km W of Paxson, Alaska MoreMap
May 18, 2022 1:38 pm (GMT -8) (May 18, 2022 21:38 GMT)
2.5
38 Km WNW of Cantwell, Alaska MoreMap
May 18, 2022 12:28 pm (GMT -8) (May 18, 2022 20:28 GMT)
2.0

24 km
Kodiak Island Region, Alaska MoreMap
May 18, 2022 11:46 am (GMT -8) (May 18, 2022 19:46 GMT)
2.8

76 km
18 mi northwest of Nikiski, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, USA MoreMap
May 18, 2022 1:45 pm (GMT -5) (May 18, 2022 18:45 GMT)
2.0

9.4 km
2 Km SW of Dibble, Oklahoma 1 reportMoreMap
May 18, 2022 9:31 am (GMT -9) (May 18, 2022 18:31 GMT)
3.5

9 km
Bering Sea, Alaska, USA
I FELT IT
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May 18, 2022 9:57 am (GMT -8) (May 18, 2022 17:57 GMT)
2.2

108 km
69 Km W of Tyonek, Alaska MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.81 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7580 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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United States Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in the USA?

The last earthquake in the USA occurred 21 minutes ago: Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 13km N of McCloud, CA, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 5:52 pm (GMT -7).

How many quakes were there in the USA in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, United States had 54 quakes up to magnitude 5.8.

What was the strongest quake in the USA in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in the USA in the past 48 hours occurred 19 hours ago: Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Bering Sea, Alaska, USA, on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 9:27 pm (GMT -9).

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