There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 90 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 614 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 2,947 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 37,863 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The biggest earthquakes:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

8.0 magnitude earthquake

2013-02-06 01:12:25 UTC at 01:12
February 06, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.799, 165.114
79.2 km from Lata (49.2 miles)

Santa Cruz Islands

Depth: 24 km

B

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-22 04:30:23 UTC at 04:30
January 22, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.214, 155.122
40.2 km from Panguna (25.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 136 km

C

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 10:51:12 UTC at 10:51
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.509, 153.45
132.2 km from Kokopo (82.2 miles)

Depth: 103 km

D

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1905-04-04 00:49:59 UTC at 00:49
April 04, 1905 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.636, 76.788
23.2 km from Kyelang (14.2 miles)

Kashmir India Border

Depth: 20 km

E

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1901-08-09 13:01:00 UTC at 13:01
August 09, 1901 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.0, 170.0
224.2 km from Tadine (139.2 miles)

Southeast Of Loyalty Islands

Depth: 0 km

F

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1917-01-30 02:45:40 UTC at 02:45
January 30, 1917 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 56.136, 163.168
44.2 km from Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy (27.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Kamchatka

Depth: 20 km

G

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1916-01-01 13:20:49 UTC at 13:20
January 01, 1916 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.739, 152.548
53.2 km from Kokopo (33.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

H
1911-06-15 14:25:53 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 100 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1911-06-15 14:25:53 UTC at 14:25
June 15, 1911 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.049, 128.778
102.2 km from Naze (63.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 100 km

I

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1922-01-17 03:50:28 UTC at 03:50
January 17, 1922 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.025, -71.398
143.2 km from Puerto Nariño (89.2 miles)

Depth: 475 km

J

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1932-12-25 02:04:30 UTC at 02:04
December 25, 1932 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.496, 96.616
102.2 km from Laojunmiao (63.2 miles)

Depth: 15 km



A

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1931-08-10 21:18:45 UTC at 21:18
August 10, 1931 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.817, 89.915
176.2 km from Altay (109.2 miles)

Western Mongolia

Depth: 10 km

B

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1931-10-03 19:13:22 UTC at 19:13
October 03, 1931 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.117, 161.11
114.2 km from Kirakira (71.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 15 km

C

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1928-06-17 03:19:34 UTC at 03:19
June 17, 1928 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 16.182, -96.585
12.2 km from Santa Catarina Roatina (8.2 miles)

Coast Of Mexico

Depth: 20 km

D
1941-11-18 16:46:32 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 35 km depth
Takanabe, Miyazaki, Japan

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1941-11-18 16:46:32 UTC at 16:46
November 18, 1941 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.095, 131.949
42.2 km from Takanabe (26.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

E
1953-11-25 17:48:55 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 25 km depth
Katsuura, Chiba, Japan

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1953-11-25 17:48:55 UTC at 17:48
November 25, 1953 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.006, 141.625
174.2 km from Katsuura (108.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 25 km

F
1950-12-02 19:51:51 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 30 km depth
Port-Vila, Shefa, Vanuatu

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1950-12-02 19:51:51 UTC at 19:51
December 02, 1950 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.373, 167.654
100.2 km from Port-Vila (62.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 30 km

G

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1959-05-04 07:15:47 UTC at 07:15
May 04, 1959 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 53.257, 159.732
76.2 km from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (47.2 miles)

East Coast Of Kamchatka

Depth: 55 km

H

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1968-05-16 10:39:02 UTC at 10:39
May 16, 1968 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.43, 142.864
108.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (67.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

I

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1980-07-17 19:42:23 UTC at 19:42
July 17, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -12.525, 165.916
200.2 km from Lata (124.2 miles)

Santa Cruz Islands

Depth: 33 km

J
1979-09-12 05:17:51 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 5 km depth
Biak, Papua, Indonesia

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-12 05:17:51 UTC at 05:17
September 12, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.679, 136.04
55.2 km from Biak (34.2 miles)

Biak, Indonesia

Depth: 5 km



A

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1977-08-19 06:08:55 UTC at 06:08
August 19, 1977 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.085, 118.464
252.2 km from Waingapu (156.2 miles)

South Of Sumbawa, Indonesia

Depth: 33 km

B

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1976-08-16 16:11:07 UTC at 16:11
August 16, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.262, 124.023
19.2 km from Palimbang (11.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 33 km

C

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1975-07-20 14:37:39 UTC at 14:37
July 20, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.59, 155.054
56.2 km from Panguna (35.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 49 km

D
1975-05-26 09:11:51 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 33 km depth
Camacha, Madeira, Portugal

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1975-05-26 09:11:51 UTC at 09:11
May 26, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.997, -17.649
344.2 km from Camacha (213.2 miles)

Azores Cape St. Vincent Ridge

Depth: 33 km

E

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1987-11-30 19:23:19 UTC at 19:23
November 30, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 58.679, -142.786
266.2 km from Cordova (165.2 miles)

Gulf Of Alaska

Depth: 10 km

F

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1996-06-10 04:03:35 UTC at 04:03
June 10, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 51.564, -177.632
792.2 km from Unalaska (492.2 miles)

Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Island

Depth: 33 km

G

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1996-06-17 11:22:18 UTC at 11:22
June 17, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.137, 122.589
169.2 km from Maumere (105.2 miles)

Flores Sea

Depth: 587 km

H

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1996-01-01 08:05:10 UTC at 08:05
January 01, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.729, 119.931
179.2 km from Palu (111.2 miles)

Makassar Strait, Indonesia

Depth: 24 km

I
1995-12-03 18:01:08 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1995-12-03 18:01:08 UTC at 18:01
December 03, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.663, 149.3
128.2 km from Kuril’sk (79.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 33 km

J
2008-05-12 06:28:01 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 19 km depth
Tianpeng, Sichuan, China

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2008-05-12 06:28:01 UTC at 06:28
May 12, 2008 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.002, 103.322
58.2 km from Tianpeng (36.2 miles)

Eastern Sichuan, China

Depth: 19 km