The Biggest Earthquakes Ever

There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 110 earthquakes today
  • 822 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 3,788 earthquakes in the past month
  • 35,590 earthquakes in the past year

The biggest earthquake:

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A
2007-02-20 08:04:25 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 12 km depth
Tidore, Indonesia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2007-02-20 08:04:25 UTC at 08:04
February 20, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.034, 126.976
196.2 km from Tidore (121.2 miles)

Kepulauan Sula, Indonesia

Depth: 12 km

B

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-11-08 03:43:20 UTC at 03:43
November 08, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.727, -179.703

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 9 km

C

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-10-17 08:32:40 UTC at 08:32
October 17, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.845, -76.806
62.2 km from Dabeiba (38.2 miles)

Northern Colombia

Depth: 14 km

D
1992-09-26 22:15:57 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 27 km depth
Ternate, Indonesia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-09-26 22:15:57 UTC at 22:15
September 26, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.289, 129.118
198.2 km from Ternate (123.2 miles)

Halmahera, Indonesia

Depth: 27 km

E

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-09-02 05:50:01 UTC at 05:50
September 02, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.046, 112.138
93.2 km from Paciran (58.2 miles)

Java, Indonesia

Depth: 624 km

F
1992-07-20 07:46:46 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Svalbard

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-07-20 07:46:46 UTC at 07:46
July 20, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 78.562, 5.523

Svalbard

Depth: 10 km

G
1992-05-12 18:05:42 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Apia, Western Samoa

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-12 18:05:42 UTC at 18:05
May 12, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.524, -172.367
307.2 km from Apia (191.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 15 km

H

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-04-26 11:18:25 UTC at 11:18
April 26, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.378, -124.575
43.2 km from Fortuna (26.2 miles)

North Pacific Ocean

Depth: 22 km

I

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-04-06 13:54:40 UTC at 13:54
April 06, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 50.724, -130.091
352.2 km from Campbell River (219.2 miles)

Vancouver Island, Canada

Depth: 19 km

J
1992-03-13 17:18:39 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 27 km depth
Erzincan, Erzincan, Turkey

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-03-13 17:18:39 UTC at 17:18
March 13, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.71, 39.605
10.2 km from Erzincan (6.2 miles)

Eastern Turkey

Depth: 27 km



A

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-02-27 20:05:23 UTC at 20:05
February 27, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.191, 147.576
87.2 km from Lae (54.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 38 km

B

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-01-20 13:37:03 UTC at 13:37
January 20, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.983, 139.405

Bonin Islands, Japan

Depth: 498 km

C
2003-12-27 22:38:01 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
, New Caledonia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2003-12-27 22:38:01 UTC at 22:38
December 27, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.672, 169.835
280.2 km from (174.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 10 km

D

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2003-12-05 21:26:09 UTC at 21:26
December 05, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 55.538, 165.78

Komandorskiye Ostrova

Depth: 10 km

E
2003-10-08 09:06:55 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 32 km depth
Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2003-10-08 09:06:55 UTC at 09:06
October 08, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.648, 144.57
39.2 km from Kushiro (24.2 miles)

Depth: 32 km

F
2003-10-01 01:03:25 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Ak-Dovurak, Tuva, Russia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2003-10-01 01:03:25 UTC at 01:03
October 01, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 50.211, 87.721
230.2 km from Ak-Dovurak (143.2 miles)

Southwestern Siberia, Russia

Depth: 10 km

G
2003-05-14 06:03:35 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 41 km depth
Le Moule, Guadeloupe

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2003-05-14 06:03:35 UTC at 06:03
May 14, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.266, -58.633
359.2 km from Le Moule (223.2 miles)

North Atlantic Ocean

Depth: 41 km

H

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2003-05-04 13:15:18 UTC at 13:15
May 04, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.531, -178.232

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 62 km

I

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2003-01-10 13:11:56 UTC at 13:11
January 10, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.311, 153.701
191.2 km from Kokopo (119.2 miles)

Depth: 71 km

J

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-12-22 01:02:02 UTC at 01:02
December 22, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.392, 151.868
124.2 km from Kokopo (77.2 miles)

Depth: 26 km



A
1983-11-16 16:13:00 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 12 km depth
Hilo, Hawaii, United States

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-11-16 16:13:00 UTC at 16:13
November 16, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 19.43, -155.454
50.2 km from Hilo (31.2 miles)

Hawaiian Islands

Depth: 12 km

B

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-10-15 10:56:50 UTC at 10:56
October 15, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.101, 156.311
226.2 km from Arawa (140.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 7 km

C

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-07-03 17:14:23 UTC at 17:14
July 03, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 9.652, -83.688
27.2 km from Turrialba (17.2 miles)

Coast Of Costa Rica

Depth: 33 km

D
1983-06-24 09:06:45 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 44 km depth
Suao, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-06-24 09:06:45 UTC at 09:06
June 24, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.176, 122.402
74.2 km from Suao (46.2 miles)

Depth: 44 km

E
1983-04-12 12:07:54 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 104 km depth
La Peca, Amazonas, Peru

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-04-12 12:07:54 UTC at 12:07
April 12, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.843, -78.103
93.2 km from La Peca (57.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 104 km

F

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1983-03-15 19:58:30 UTC at 19:58
March 15, 1983 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.346, 126.566
160.2 km from Lun (99.2 miles)

Philippine Islands

Depth: 41 km

G
1990-12-13 03:01:48 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 12 km depth
Puli, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1990-12-13 03:01:48 UTC at 03:01
December 13, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.916, 121.636
68.2 km from Puli (42.2 miles)

Depth: 12 km

H
1990-11-15 02:34:32 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 48 km depth
Langsa, Aceh, Indonesia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1990-11-15 02:34:32 UTC at 02:34
November 15, 1990 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.908, 97.457
84.2 km from Langsa (52.2 miles)

Northern Sumatra, Indonesia

Depth: 48 km

I

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-09-05 17:55:11 UTC at 17:55
September 05, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.965, 97.893
68.2 km from Kabanjahe (42.2 miles)

Northern Sumatra, Indonesia

Depth: 91 km

J

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-09-02 13:47:09 UTC at 13:47
September 02, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.399, -63.071
136.2 km from Santiago del Estero (84.2 miles)

Depth: 577 km



A

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-07-29 07:42:22 UTC at 07:42
July 29, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.784, 179.76

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 523 km

B
2011-06-22 21:50:52 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-06-22 21:50:52 UTC at 21:50
June 22, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.955, 142.205
41.2 km from Miyako (25.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 33 km

C
2011-04-03 20:06:40 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 14 km depth
Kawalu, Indonesia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-04-03 20:06:40 UTC at 20:06
April 03, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.848, 107.693
280.2 km from Kawalu (174.2 miles)

South Of Java, Indonesia

Depth: 14 km

D
2011-03-11 06:08:29 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 2 km depth
Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-03-11 06:08:29 UTC at 06:08
March 11, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.969, 143.37
132.2 km from Kamaishi (82.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 2 km

E
2011-02-14 03:40:09 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 21 km depth
Constitución, Maule, Chile

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2011-02-14 03:40:09 UTC at 03:40
February 14, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -35.38, -72.834
38.2 km from Constitución (23.2 miles)

Depth: 21 km

F
1980-10-25 07:00:07 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
, New Caledonia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1980-10-25 07:00:07 UTC at 07:00
October 25, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.982, 170.025
310.2 km from (192.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 33 km

G

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1980-08-09 05:45:09 UTC at 05:45
August 09, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 15.888, -88.516
21.2 km from Puerto Barrios (13.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

H

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1977-11-04 09:52:55 UTC at 09:52
November 04, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 51.659, -175.952

Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Island

Depth: 33 km

I
1977-07-21 11:53:22 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Macquarie Island

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1977-07-21 11:53:22 UTC at 11:53
July 21, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -53.863, 158.602

Macquarie Island

Depth: 33 km

J

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1977-02-19 22:34:04 UTC at 22:34
February 19, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 53.566, 170.032

Near Islands, Aleutian Islands

Depth: 33 km



A

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-11-15 11:40:55 UTC at 11:40
November 15, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.483, 154.726

Northwest Of Kuril Islands

Depth: 10 km

B

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-10-20 10:48:56 UTC at 10:48
October 20, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.457, -76.677
51.2 km from San Vicente de Cañete (31.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 23 km

C

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-10-17 01:25:12 UTC at 01:25
October 17, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.881, 150.982
99.2 km from Kimbe (61.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 32 km

D
2006-10-15 17:07:49 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 38 km depth
Hilo, Hawaii, United States

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-10-15 17:07:49 UTC at 17:07
October 15, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 19.878, -155.935
90.2 km from Hilo (55.2 miles)

Hawaiian Islands

Depth: 38 km

E
2006-04-30 19:17:14 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 12 km depth
Copiapó, Atacama, Chile

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-04-30 19:17:14 UTC at 19:17
April 30, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -27.017, -71.022
78.2 km from Copiapó (48.2 miles)

Depth: 12 km

F
2006-03-14 06:57:33 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 30 km depth
Ambon, Indonesia

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-03-14 06:57:33 UTC at 06:57
March 14, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.595, 127.214
110.2 km from Ambon (68.2 miles)

Seram, Indonesia

Depth: 30 km

G

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-02-02 12:48:43 UTC at 12:48
February 02, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -17.747, -178.39

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 597 km

H
2006-01-08 11:34:55 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 66 km depth
Spárti, Lakonia, Greece

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2006-01-08 11:34:55 UTC at 11:34
January 08, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.311, 23.212
109.2 km from Spárti (68.2 miles)

Southern Greece

Depth: 66 km

I

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1984-11-23 04:45:53 UTC at 04:45
November 23, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.993, 102.255

South Indian Ocean

Depth: 33 km

J

6.7 magnitude earthquake

1984-06-24 11:17:11 UTC at 11:17
June 24, 1984 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 17.984, -69.338
52.2 km from San Pedro de Macorís (32.2 miles)

Depth: 23 km