There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 93 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 907 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 4,052 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 90,455 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The biggest earthquakes:


A

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1997-11-25 12:14:33 UTC at 12:14
November 25, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.241, 122.536
96.2 km from Gorontalo (60.2 miles)

Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia

Depth: 24 km

B
1997-11-15 18:59:24 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 123 km depth
Port-Olry, Sanma, Vanuatu

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1997-11-15 18:59:24 UTC at 18:59
November 15, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.145, 167.375
34.2 km from Port-Olry (21.2 miles)

Vanuatu

Depth: 123 km

C

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1997-11-08 10:02:52 UTC at 10:02
November 08, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.069, 87.325

Xinjiang Xizang Border

Depth: 33 km

D
1997-10-28 06:15:17 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 112 km depth
Barranca, Loreto, Peru

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1997-10-28 06:15:17 UTC at 06:15
October 28, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.368, -76.681
51.2 km from Barranca (31.2 miles)

Peru Ecuador Border

Depth: 112 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-10-15 01:03:33 UTC at 01:03
October 15, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -30.933, -71.22
36.2 km from Monte Patria (22.2 miles)

Depth: 58 km

F
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

G
1997-09-20 16:11:32 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 30 km depth
Kermadec Islands

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1997-09-20 16:11:32 UTC at 16:11
September 20, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -28.683, -177.624

Kermadec Islands

Depth: 30 km

H
1997-07-09 19:24:13 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 19 km depth
Carúpano, Sucre, Venezuela

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1997-07-09 19:24:13 UTC at 19:24
July 09, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.598, -63.486
26.2 km from Carúpano (16.2 miles)

Coast Of Venezuela

Depth: 19 km

I

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-25 23:22:33 UTC at 23:22
May 25, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.115, 179.791

South Of Kermadec Islands

Depth: 332 km

J

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-10 07:57:29 UTC at 07:57
May 10, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.825, 59.809
58.2 km from Qā’en (36.2 miles)

Eastern Iran

Depth: 10 km



A
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

B

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-02-27 21:08:02 UTC at 21:08
February 27, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.976, 68.208
29.2 km from Harnai (18.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

C
1997-01-23 02:15:22 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 276 km depth
Villazón, Potosí, Bolivia

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-01-23 02:15:22 UTC at 02:15
January 23, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -21.999, -65.719
16.2 km from Villazón (10.2 miles)

Depth: 276 km

D
1997-01-11 20:28:26 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Arteaga, Michoacán, Mexico

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1997-01-11 20:28:26 UTC at 20:28
January 11, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 18.219, -102.756
51.2 km from Arteaga (32.2 miles)

Michoacan, Mexico

Depth: 33 km

E
1996-11-12 16:59:44 UTC 7.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Minas de Marcona, Ica, Peru

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1996-11-12 16:59:44 UTC at 16:59
November 12, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.993, -75.675
65.2 km from Minas de Marcona (40.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 33 km

F
1996-08-05 22:38:22 UTC 7.4 magnitude, 550 km depth
Haveluloto, Tongatapu, Tonga

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1996-08-05 22:38:22 UTC at 22:38
August 05, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -20.69, -178.31
326.2 km from Haveluloto (202.2 miles)

South Of Fiji Islands

Depth: 550 km

G

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1996-07-22 14:19:35 UTC at 14:19
July 22, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 1.0, 120.45
218.2 km from Palu (135.2 miles)

Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia

Depth: 33 km

H

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

I

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1996-06-11 18:22:55 UTC at 18:22
June 11, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 12.614, 125.154
8.2 km from Palapag (5.2 miles)

Samar, Philippines

Depth: 33 km

J

7.3 magnitude earthquake

1996-06-10 15:24:56 UTC at 15:24
June 10, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 51.478, -176.847

Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Island

Depth: 26 km



A

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

B

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1996-06-02 02:52:09 UTC at 02:52
June 02, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 10.797, -42.254

Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge

Depth: 10 km

C

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-29 14:40:41 UTC at 14:40
April 29, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.518, 154.999
58.2 km from Panguna (36.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 44 km

D
1996-04-16 00:30:54 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 110 km depth
‘Ohonua, ʻEua, Tonga

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-16 00:30:54 UTC at 00:30
April 16, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -24.061, -177.036
370.2 km from ‘Ohonua (230.2 miles)

South Pacific Ocean

Depth: 110 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1996-02-25 03:08:15 UTC at 03:08
February 25, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 15.978, -98.07
29.2 km from José María Morelos (18.2 miles)

Coast Of Mexico

Depth: 21 km

F
1996-02-21 12:51:01 UTC 7.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Puerto Santa, Ancash, Peru

7.5 magnitude earthquake

1996-02-21 12:51:01 UTC at 12:51
February 21, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -9.593, -79.587
123.2 km from Puerto Santa (76.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Northern Peru

Depth: 10 km

G
1996-02-17 05:59:30 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Biak, Papua, Indonesia

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1996-02-17 05:59:30 UTC at 05:59
February 17, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.891, 136.952
101.2 km from Biak (63.2 miles)

Biak, Indonesia

Depth: 33 km

H
1996-02-07 21:36:46 UTC 7.2 magnitude, 42 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1996-02-07 21:36:46 UTC at 21:36
February 07, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.324, 149.892
158.2 km from Kuril’sk (98.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 42 km

I

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

J

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-12-25 04:43:24 UTC at 04:43
December 25, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.903, 129.151
296.2 km from Lospalos (184.2 miles)

Banda Sea

Depth: 141 km