South Pacific Ocean has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 3 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 18 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 63 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 1,053 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in South Pacific Ocean:

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2018-08-19 00:19:37 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 563 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

8.2 magnitude earthquake

2018-08-19 00:19:37 UTC at 00:19
August 19, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.178, -178.111
268.2 km from Levuka (167.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 563 km

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8.2 magnitude earthquake

1917-05-01 18:26:20 UTC at 18:26
May 01, 1917 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.08, -176.461
959.2 km from Opotiki (596.2 miles)

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 15 km

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2009-09-29 17:48:10 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 18 km depth
Matavai, Samoa

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 17:48:10 UTC at 17:48
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.489, -172.095
168.2 km from Matavai (104.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 18 km

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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

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1919-04-30 07:17:17 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 25 km depth
Neiafu, Vava‘u, Tonga

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1919-04-30 07:17:17 UTC at 07:17
April 30, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.352, -172.515
158.2 km from Neiafu (98.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 25 km

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2006-05-03 15:26:40 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 55 km depth
Pangai, Ha‘apai, Tonga

8.0 magnitude earthquake

2006-05-03 15:26:40 UTC at 15:26
May 03, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.187, -174.123
47.2 km from Pangai (29.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 55 km

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1976-01-14 16:47:33 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1976-01-14 16:47:33 UTC at 16:47
January 14, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.427, -177.657
831.2 km from ‘Ohonua (516.2 miles)

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 33 km

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1917-06-26 05:49:46 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1917-06-26 05:49:46 UTC at 05:49
June 26, 1917 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.739, -173.562
136.2 km from Hihifo (85.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 15 km

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2018-09-06 15:49:18 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 670 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2018-09-06 15:49:18 UTC at 15:49
September 06, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.475, 179.345
45.2 km from Levuka (28.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 670 km

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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



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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

B

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-11-13 11:02:56 UTC at 11:02
November 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -42.757, 173.077
53.2 km from Amberley (33.2 miles)

South Island Of New Zealand

Depth: 23 km

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2007-12-09 07:28:20 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 152 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2007-12-09 07:28:20 UTC at 07:28
December 09, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -25.996, -177.514
578.2 km from ‘Ohonua (359.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 152 km

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1997-10-14 09:53:18 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 167 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1997-10-14 09:53:18 UTC at 09:53
October 14, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -22.101, -176.772
192.2 km from Haveluloto (119.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 167 km

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1975-12-26 15:56:38 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1975-12-26 15:56:38 UTC at 15:56
December 26, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.264, -172.467
146.2 km from Hihifo (90.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 33 km

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1975-10-11 14:35:15 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 9 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1975-10-11 14:35:15 UTC at 14:35
October 11, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.894, -175.119
394.2 km from ‘Ohonua (245.2 miles)

South Of Tonga

Depth: 9 km

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1950-12-14 01:52:54 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 215 km depth
Pangai, Ha‘apai, Tonga

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1950-12-14 01:52:54 UTC at 01:52
December 14, 1950 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.705, -175.874
159.2 km from Pangai (99.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 215 km

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1919-01-01 03:00:34 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 485 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

7.8 magnitude earthquake

1919-01-01 03:00:34 UTC at 03:00
January 01, 1919 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.307, -178.106
304.2 km from Levuka (189.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 485 km

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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

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2002-08-19 11:08:24 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 675 km depth
Suva, Central, Fiji

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2002-08-19 11:08:24 UTC at 11:08
August 19, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.884, 178.495
635.2 km from Suva (395.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 675 km



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2002-08-19 11:01:01 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 580 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2002-08-19 11:01:01 UTC at 11:01
August 19, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.696, -179.513
420.2 km from Levuka (260.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 580 km

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1995-05-16 20:12:44 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 20 km depth
Vao, New Caledonia

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1995-05-16 20:12:44 UTC at 20:12
May 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.008, 169.9
250.2 km from Vao (155.2 miles)

Southeast Of Loyalty Islands

Depth: 20 km

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1986-10-20 06:46:09 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 29 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1986-10-20 06:46:09 UTC at 06:46
October 20, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.117, -176.367
764.2 km from ‘Ohonua (475.2 miles)

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 29 km

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1981-09-01 09:29:31 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 25 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1981-09-01 09:29:31 UTC at 09:29
September 01, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.96, -173.085
133.2 km from Hihifo (83.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 25 km

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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

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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

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1913-06-26 04:57:19 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 25 km depth
Pangai, Ha‘apai, Tonga

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1913-06-26 04:57:19 UTC at 04:57
June 26, 1913 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.53, -173.854
94.2 km from Pangai (58.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 25 km

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2011-07-06 19:03:18 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 17 km depth
Kermadec Islands

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2011-07-06 19:03:18 UTC at 19:03
July 06, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -29.539, -176.34

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 17 km

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2009-03-19 18:17:40 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 31 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2009-03-19 18:17:40 UTC at 18:17
March 19, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.043, -174.66
191.2 km from ‘Ohonua (119.2 miles)

Tonga

Depth: 31 km

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1994-03-09 23:28:06 UTC 7.6 magnitude, 562 km depth
Levuka, Eastern, Fiji

7.6 magnitude earthquake

1994-03-09 23:28:06 UTC at 23:28
March 09, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -18.039, -178.413
240.2 km from Levuka (149.2 miles)

Fiji

Depth: 562 km