There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 90 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 622 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 3,081 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 39,420 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The biggest earthquakes:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1909-07-07 21:37:47 UTC at 21:37
July 07, 1909 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.387, 70.251
61.2 km from Pārūn (37.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 200 km

B

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1934-07-18 19:40:19 UTC at 19:40
July 18, 1934 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.936, 166.977
183.2 km from Lata (114.2 miles)

Santa Cruz Islands

Depth: 10 km

C

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1933-11-20 23:21:35 UTC at 23:21
November 20, 1933 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 73.122, -70.014
300.2 km from Clyde River (186.2 miles)

Baffin Bay

Depth: 15 km

D
1932-06-22 12:59:31 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 25 km depth
Minatitlán, Colima, Mexico

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1932-06-22 12:59:31 UTC at 12:59
June 22, 1932 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 19.373, -104.224
16.2 km from Minatitlán (10.2 miles)

East Central Pacific Ocean

Depth: 25 km

E

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1932-05-14 13:11:04 UTC at 13:11
May 14, 1932 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.493, 125.805
126.2 km from Bitung (78.2 miles)

Molucca Sea

Depth: 15 km

F

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1931-10-10 00:19:57 UTC at 00:19
October 10, 1931 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.732, 161.211
56.2 km from Taro’a (34.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 15 km

G
1930-11-10 13:35:26 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 30 km depth
Takahagi, Ibaraki, Japan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1930-11-10 13:35:26 UTC at 13:35
November 10, 1930 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.417, 141.4
69.2 km from Takahagi (43.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 30 km

H

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1928-03-09 18:05:29 UTC at 18:05
March 09, 1928 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.649, 88.436

South Indian Ocean

Depth: 15 km

I
1928-12-01 04:06:17 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 35 km depth
Constitución, Maule, Chile

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1928-12-01 04:06:17 UTC at 04:06
December 01, 1928 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -35.155, -72.105
34.2 km from Constitución (21.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

J
1927-05-22 22:32:49 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Wuwei, Gansu Sheng, China

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1927-05-22 22:32:49 UTC at 22:32
May 22, 1927 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.645, 102.489
33.2 km from Wuwei (20.2 miles)

Gansu Qinghai Border, China

Depth: 15 km



A

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1943-07-29 03:02:17 UTC at 03:02
July 29, 1943 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.905, -67.131
45.2 km from San Antonio (28.2 miles)

Puerto Rico

Depth: 15 km

B
1943-11-06 08:31:41 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Tual, Maluku, Indonesia

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1943-11-06 08:31:41 UTC at 08:31
November 06, 1943 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.602, 134.015
135.2 km from Tual (84.2 miles)

Kepulauan Aru, Indonesia

Depth: 15 km

C

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1942-08-06 23:37:02 UTC at 23:37
August 06, 1942 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 13.862, -91.138
26.2 km from La Gomera (16.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

D

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1940-12-28 16:37:44 UTC at 16:37
December 28, 1940 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.245, 147.558
386.2 km from Saipan (240.2 miles)

Mariana Islands

Depth: 15 km

E
1938-06-10 09:53:43 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 20 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1938-06-10 09:53:43 UTC at 09:53
June 10, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.143, 125.273
37.2 km from Hirara (23.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 20 km

F

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1938-05-12 15:39:06 UTC at 15:39
May 12, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.154, 147.634
55.2 km from Finschhafen (34.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 35 km

G

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1938-05-19 17:08:41 UTC at 17:08
May 19, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.557, 118.881
116.2 km from Palu (72.2 miles)

Makassar Strait, Indonesia

Depth: 35 km

H
1938-05-23 07:18:30 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 15 km depth
Takahagi, Ibaraki, Japan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1938-05-23 07:18:30 UTC at 07:18
May 23, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.517, 141.491
72.2 km from Takahagi (45.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 15 km

I
1938-11-05 10:50:18 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 35 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1938-11-05 10:50:18 UTC at 10:50
November 05, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.166, 142.221
113.2 km from Namie (70.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

J
1938-11-06 08:53:55 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 30 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1938-11-06 08:53:55 UTC at 08:53
November 06, 1938 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.393, 142.303
115.2 km from Namie (71.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 30 km



A

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1951-11-18 09:35:54 UTC at 09:35
November 18, 1951 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.056, 91.261
89.2 km from Nagqu (55.2 miles)

Xizang Qinghai Border

Depth: 30 km

B
1950-02-28 10:21:00 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 329 km depth
Korsakov, Sakhalin, Russia

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1950-02-28 10:21:00 UTC at 10:21
February 28, 1950 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.882, 143.491
100.2 km from Korsakov (62.2 miles)

Depth: 329 km

C

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1950-11-02 15:28:15 UTC at 15:28
November 02, 1950 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.823, 129.183
304.2 km from Lospalos (189.2 miles)

Banda Sea

Depth: 199 km

D

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1949-12-17 06:53:32 UTC at 06:53
December 17, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -53.923, -69.596
122.2 km from Punta Arenas (75.2 miles)

Southern Pacific Ocean

Depth: 10 km

E
1957-11-29 22:19:50 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 232 km depth
Atocha, Potosí, Bolivia

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1957-11-29 22:19:50 UTC at 22:19
November 29, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.948, -66.713
51.2 km from Atocha (31.2 miles)

Depth: 232 km

F

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1956-07-09 03:11:45 UTC at 03:11
July 09, 1956 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.664, 25.957
19.2 km from Amorgós (12.2 miles)

Dodecanese Islands, Greece

Depth: 20 km

G
1971-01-10 07:17:05 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 30 km depth
Abepura, Papua, Indonesia

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1971-01-10 07:17:05 UTC at 07:17
January 10, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.184, 139.722
120.2 km from Abepura (74.2 miles)

Papua, Indonesia

Depth: 30 km

H

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1966-09-08 21:15:56 UTC at 21:15
September 08, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.388, 128.49
90.2 km from Tobelo (56.2 miles)

Halmahera, Indonesia

Depth: 115 km

I
1966-12-28 08:18:07 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 25 km depth
Taltal, Antofagasta, Chile

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1966-12-28 08:18:07 UTC at 08:18
December 28, 1966 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -25.494, -70.55
11.2 km from Taltal (7.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

J
1965-05-20 00:40:27 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 120 km depth
Port-Olry, Sanma, Vanuatu

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1965-05-20 00:40:27 UTC at 00:40
May 20, 1965 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.921, 167.34
31.2 km from Port-Olry (19.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 120 km