Solomon Islands has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 5 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 181 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Solomon Islands:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2007-04-01 20:39:58 UTC at 20:39
April 01, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.466, 157.043
45.2 km from Gizo (28.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 24 km

B

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-26 01:23:22 UTC at 01:23
July 26, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.817, 153.172
113.2 km from Kokopo (70.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

C

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

D

8.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-16 04:54:56 UTC at 04:54
November 16, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.98, 152.169
23.2 km from Rabaul (14.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

E

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 06:11:30 UTC at 06:11
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.524, 153.85
201.2 km from Panguna (124.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

F

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

G

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

H
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

I

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

J

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



A

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

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
2009-10-07 22:18:51 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 35 km depth
Sola, Torba, Vanuatu

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2009-10-07 22:18:51 UTC at 22:18
October 07, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -12.517, 166.382
197.2 km from Sola (122.2 miles)

Santa Cruz Islands

Depth: 35 km

D

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-17 21:01:56 UTC at 21:01
November 17, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.496, 151.781
137.2 km from Kokopo (85.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

E

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-16 07:42:16 UTC at 07:42
November 16, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.233, 153.102
134.2 km from Kokopo (83.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

F
1957-12-17 13:50:22 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 123 km depth
Sola, Torba, Vanuatu

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1957-12-17 13:50:22 UTC at 13:50
December 17, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -12.418, 166.684
187.2 km from Sola (116.2 miles)

Santa Cruz Islands

Depth: 123 km

G

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1946-09-29 03:02:06 UTC at 03:02
September 29, 1946 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.158, 153.379
152.2 km from Kokopo (94.2 miles)

Depth: 50 km

H

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1939-01-30 02:18:30 UTC at 02:18
January 30, 1939 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.042, 155.468
80.2 km from Panguna (49.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 35 km

I

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1939-04-30 02:55:30 UTC at 02:55
April 30, 1939 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.873, 159.812
50.2 km from Honiara (31.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 15 km

J

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1919-05-06 19:41:14 UTC at 19:41
May 06, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.852, 153.714
170.2 km from Kokopo (105.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km



A

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1920-02-02 11:22:24 UTC at 11:22
February 02, 1920 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.967, 152.017
73.2 km from Kokopo (45.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

B

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-08 17:38:46 UTC at 17:38
December 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.676, 161.33
68.2 km from Kirakira (42.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 41 km

C
2009-10-07 22:03:14 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 45 km depth
Sola, Torba, Vanuatu

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2009-10-07 22:03:14 UTC at 22:03
October 07, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.006, 166.51
148.2 km from Sola (92.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 45 km

D

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 10:27:28 UTC at 10:27
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.799, 154.178
155.2 km from Panguna (96.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 30 km

E
1997-04-21 12:02:26 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Sola, Torba, Vanuatu

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1997-04-21 12:02:26 UTC at 12:02
April 21, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -12.584, 166.676
172.2 km from Sola (106.2 miles)

Santa Cruz Islands

Depth: 33 km

F

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1975-07-20 19:54:27 UTC at 19:54
July 20, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.104, 155.152
94.2 km from Panguna (58.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 44 km

G
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

H

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

I

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

J

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-12 20:14:39 UTC at 20:14
April 12, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -11.27, 162.148
93.2 km from Kirakira (58.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 22 km