There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 89 earthquakes today
  • 749 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 2,811 earthquakes in the past month
  • 44,370 earthquakes in the past year

The biggest earthquakes:

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A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1989-12-07 13:38:44 UTC at 13:38
December 07, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.436, 146.383
59.2 km from Kainantu (37.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 104 km

B
1988-04-12 23:19:55 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Mollendo, Arequipa, Peru

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1988-04-12 23:19:55 UTC at 23:19
April 12, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.192, -72.305
36.2 km from Mollendo (22.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 33 km

C
1988-10-08 04:46:24 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1988-10-08 04:46:24 UTC at 04:46
October 08, 1988 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.771, -172.415
166.2 km from Neiafu (103.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 35 km

D
1987-06-17 01:32:53 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 67 km depth
Tual, Maluku, Indonesia

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1987-06-17 01:32:53 UTC at 01:32
June 17, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.577, 130.791
221.2 km from Tual (137.2 miles)

Banda Sea

Depth: 67 km

E
1986-06-16 10:48:25 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 547 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1986-06-16 10:48:25 UTC at 10:48
June 16, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.037, -178.925
396.2 km from Haveluloto (246.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 547 km

F
1986-05-26 19:06:15 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 538 km depth
Suva, Central, Fiji

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1986-05-26 19:06:15 UTC at 19:06
May 26, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.19, 178.86
230.2 km from Suva (143.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 538 km

G
1986-01-15 20:17:42 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 150 km depth
Isangel, Tafea, Vanuatu

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1986-01-15 20:17:42 UTC at 20:17
January 15, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.277, 170.102
210.2 km from Isangel (130.2 miles)

Southeast Of Loyalty Islands

Depth: 150 km

H
1985-12-21 01:13:22 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 43 km depth
Sola, Torba, Vanuatu

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1985-12-21 01:13:22 UTC at 01:13
December 21, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.966, 166.516
112.2 km from Sola (69.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 43 km

I

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1985-11-17 09:40:21 UTC at 09:40
November 17, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.639, 134.911
127.2 km from Manokwari (79.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of Papua, Indonesia

Depth: 10 km

J

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-05-30 07:49:43 UTC at 07:49
May 30, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.843, 151.577
93.2 km from Kokopo (58.2 miles)

Depth: 174 km



A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-11-01 04:48:50 UTC at 04:48
November 01, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.185, -38.794

Central Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

B

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-11-15 02:46:19 UTC at 02:46
November 15, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.022, 170.95
321.2 km from Tadine (199.2 miles)

Southeast Of Loyalty Islands

Depth: 104 km

C

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1984-11-17 06:49:30 UTC at 06:49
November 17, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.197, 98.027
190.2 km from Sibolga (118.2 miles)

Nias, Indonesia

Depth: 33 km

D
1983-08-17 10:55:54 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 62 km depth
Klyuchi, Kamtsjatka, Russia

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1983-08-17 10:55:54 UTC at 10:55
August 17, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 55.867, 161.287
57.2 km from Klyuchi (35.2 miles)

East Coast Of Kamchatka

Depth: 62 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1983-04-03 02:50:01 UTC at 02:50
April 03, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 8.717, -83.123
12.2 km from Golfito (7.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 37 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1982-07-04 01:20:06 UTC at 01:20
July 04, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.929, 136.967

West Of Bonin Islands

Depth: 536 km

G
1982-07-23 14:23:53 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 36 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1982-07-23 14:23:53 UTC at 14:23
July 23, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.194, 141.702
93.2 km from Hasaki (58.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

H
1982-01-11 06:10:06 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 45 km depth
Gigmoto, Bicol, Philippines

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1982-01-11 06:10:06 UTC at 06:10
January 11, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.752, 124.358
4.2 km from Gigmoto (2.2 miles)

Catanduanes, Philippines

Depth: 45 km

I
1981-07-28 17:22:24 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kerman, Kerman, Iran

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1981-07-28 17:22:24 UTC at 17:22
July 28, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.013, 57.794
75.2 km from Kerman (46.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 33 km

J

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-10 20:33:02 UTC at 20:33
May 10, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.159, 150.88
92.2 km from Kimbe (57.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 138 km



A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-16 00:51:20 UTC at 00:51
May 16, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.751, 152.486
50.2 km from Kokopo (31.2 miles)

Depth: 73 km

B
1999-04-08 13:10:34 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 565 km depth
Wangqing, Jilin Sheng, China

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-04-08 13:10:34 UTC at 13:10
April 08, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.607, 130.35
57.2 km from Wangqing (35.2 miles)

Jilin Heilongjiang Border, China

Depth: 565 km

C

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-03-04 08:52:01 UTC at 08:52
March 04, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.397, 121.937
69.2 km from Tabiauan (43.2 miles)

Sulu Archipelago, Philippines

Depth: 33 km

D

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-10-16 09:46:44 UTC at 09:46
October 16, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.594, -116.271
51.2 km from Joshua Tree (31.2 miles)

Southern California

Depth: 0 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1998-08-20 06:40:55 UTC at 06:40
August 20, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.932, 139.329

Bonin Islands, Japan

Depth: 440 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1998-01-30 12:16:08 UTC at 12:16
January 30, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.913, -70.207
34.2 km from Antofagasta (21.2 miles)

Depth: 42 km

G

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-25 23:22:33 UTC at 23:22
May 25, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.115, 179.791

South Of Kermadec Islands

Depth: 332 km

H

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-02-27 21:08:02 UTC at 21:08
February 27, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.976, 68.208
29.2 km from Harnai (18.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

I

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-10-15 01:03:33 UTC at 01:03
October 15, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.933, -71.22
36.2 km from Monte Patria (22.2 miles)

Depth: 58 km

J
1997-01-23 02:15:22 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 276 km depth
Villazón, Potosí, Bolivia

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-01-23 02:15:22 UTC at 02:15
January 23, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.999, -65.719
16.2 km from Villazón (10.2 miles)

Depth: 276 km



A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1996-06-11 18:22:55 UTC at 18:22
June 11, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 12.614, 125.154
8.2 km from Palapag (5.2 miles)

Samar, Philippines

Depth: 33 km

B

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1996-02-25 03:08:15 UTC at 03:08
February 25, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 15.978, -98.07
29.2 km from José María Morelos (18.2 miles)

Coast Of Mexico

Depth: 21 km

C

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-23 07:06:02 UTC at 07:06
August 23, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.856, 145.218

Pagan, N. Mariana Islands

Depth: 594 km

D

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-05-05 03:53:45 UTC at 03:53
May 05, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 12.626, 125.297
14.2 km from Cabatuan (8.2 miles)

Samar, Philippines

Depth: 16 km

E
1995-05-27 13:03:52 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 11 km depth
Tungor, Sakhalin, Russia

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-05-27 13:03:52 UTC at 13:03
May 27, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 52.629, 142.827
85.2 km from Tungor (52.2 miles)

Khabarovskiy Kray, Russia

Depth: 11 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-02-05 22:51:05 UTC at 22:51
February 05, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.759, 178.752
118.2 km from Gisborne (73.2 miles)

E. Coast Of N. Island, New Zealand

Depth: 21 km

G

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-12-25 04:43:24 UTC at 04:43
December 25, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.903, 129.151
296.2 km from Lospalos (184.2 miles)

Banda Sea

Depth: 141 km

H
1995-10-18 10:37:26 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 28 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-10-18 10:37:26 UTC at 10:37
October 18, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.929, 130.175
83.2 km from Naze (51.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 28 km

I

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1994-11-14 19:15:30 UTC at 19:15
November 14, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.525, 121.067
10.2 km from Sabang (6.2 miles)

Mindoro, Philippines

Depth: 31 km

J

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1993-03-06 03:05:49 UTC at 03:05
March 06, 1993 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.972, 164.181
182.2 km from Lata (113.2 miles)

Santa Cruz Islands

Depth: 20 km



A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-17 09:49:19 UTC at 09:49
May 17, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 7.239, 126.645
9.2 km from Santiago (6.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 32 km

B

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1992-04-25 18:06:04 UTC at 18:06
April 25, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.368, -124.316
23.2 km from Rio Dell (14.2 miles)

Northern California

Depth: 14 km

C

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1991-08-17 22:17:14 UTC at 22:17
August 17, 1991 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.821, -125.397
95.2 km from Brookings (59.2 miles)

Coast Of Northern California

Depth: 13 km

D
1991-04-05 04:19:49 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 19 km depth
Rioja, San Martín, Peru

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1991-04-05 04:19:49 UTC at 04:19
April 05, 1991 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.982, -77.094
11.2 km from Rioja (7.2 miles)

Northern Peru

Depth: 19 km

E
1990-08-12 21:25:21 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 140 km depth
Isangel, Tafea, Vanuatu

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1990-08-12 21:25:21 UTC at 21:25
August 12, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.435, 169.132
19.2 km from Isangel (11.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 140 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1990-06-14 07:40:56 UTC at 07:40
June 14, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.76, 121.899
0.2 km from Union (0.2 miles)

Panay, Philippines

Depth: 18 km

G
2008-04-12 00:30:12 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 16 km depth
Macquarie Island

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2008-04-12 00:30:12 UTC at 00:30
April 12, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -55.664, 158.453

Macquarie Island

Depth: 16 km

H

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2007-06-28 02:00:52 UTC at 02:00
June 28, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.7, -7.95
47.2 km from Odienné (29.2 miles)

North Atlantic Ocean

Depth: 18 km

I
2007-03-25 00:40:01 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 34 km depth
Isangel, Tafea, Vanuatu

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2007-03-25 00:40:01 UTC at 00:40
March 25, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.617, 169.357
118.2 km from Isangel (73.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 34 km

J
2006-12-26 12:26:21 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hengchun, Taiwan, Taiwan

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2006-12-26 12:26:21 UTC at 12:26
December 26, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 21.799, 120.547
30.2 km from Hengchun (18.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km