Vanuatu has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 6 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 148 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Vanuatu:


A
1920-09-20 14:39:03 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 25 km depth
Isangel, Tafea, Vanuatu

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1920-09-20 14:39:03 UTC at 14:39
September 20, 1920 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.088, 168.523
98.2 km from Isangel (60.2 miles)

Loyalty Islands

Depth: 25 km

B

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

C

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

D
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

E

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

F

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

G
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

H
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

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
1910-06-16 06:30:43 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 100 km depth
Isangel, Tafea, Vanuatu

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1910-06-16 06:30:43 UTC at 06:30
June 16, 1910 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.572, 169.438
18.2 km from Isangel (11.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 100 km