There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 88 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 694 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 3,132 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 39,077 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The biggest earthquakes:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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2015-09-16 22:54:32 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 22 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

8.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-09-16 22:54:32 UTC at 22:54
September 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.573, -71.674
48.2 km from Illapel (30.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

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2015-09-16 22:54:32 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 22 km depth
Illapel, Coquimbo, Chile

8.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-09-16 22:54:32 UTC at 22:54
September 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -31.57, -71.67
47.2 km from Illapel (29.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

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2014-04-01 23:46:47 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 25 km depth
Iquique, Tarapacá, Chile

8.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-01 23:46:47 UTC at 23:46
April 01, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -19.61, -70.769
94.2 km from Iquique (58.2 miles)

Depth: 25 km

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2013-05-24 05:44:48 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 598 km depth
Esso, Kamtsjatka, Russia

8.3 magnitude earthquake

2013-05-24 05:44:48 UTC at 05:44
May 24, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 54.892, 153.221
366.2 km from Esso (227.2 miles)

Sea Of Okhotsk

Depth: 598 km

E

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

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2012-04-11 10:43:10 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 25 km depth
Sinabang, Aceh, Indonesia

8.2 magnitude earthquake

2012-04-11 10:43:10 UTC at 10:43
April 11, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 0.802, 92.463
473.2 km from Sinabang (294.2 miles)

W Coast Of Northern Sumatra

Depth: 25 km

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2012-04-11 08:38:36 UTC 8.6 magnitude, 20 km depth
Sinabang, Aceh, Indonesia

8.6 magnitude earthquake

2012-04-11 08:38:36 UTC at 08:38
April 11, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.327, 93.063
369.2 km from Sinabang (229.2 miles)

W Coast Of Northern Sumatra

Depth: 20 km

H
2011-03-11 05:46:24 UTC 9.0 magnitude, 29 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

9.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-03-11 05:46:24 UTC at 05:46
March 11, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.297, 142.373
94.2 km from Ishinomaki (58.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 29 km

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2010-02-27 06:34:11 UTC 8.8 magnitude, 22 km depth
Cauquenes, Maule, Chile

8.8 magnitude earthquake

2010-02-27 06:34:11 UTC at 06:34
February 27, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -36.122, -72.898
54.2 km from Cauquenes (33.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 22 km

J
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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8.5 magnitude earthquake

2007-09-12 11:10:26 UTC at 11:10
September 12, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.438, 101.367
122.2 km from Bengkulu (75.2 miles)

Southern Sumatra, Indonesia

Depth: 34 km

B

8.0 magnitude earthquake

2007-08-15 23:40:57 UTC at 23:40
August 15, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.386, -76.603
41.2 km from San Vicente de Cañete (25.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Central Peru

Depth: 39 km

C

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

D

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2007-01-13 04:23:21 UTC at 04:23
January 13, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.243, 154.524
506.2 km from Severo-Kuril’sk (314.2 miles)

Northwest Of Kuril Islands

Depth: 10 km

E
2006-11-15 11:14:13 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

8.3 magnitude earthquake

2006-11-15 11:14:13 UTC at 11:14
November 15, 2006 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.592, 153.266
444.2 km from Kuril’sk (276.2 miles)

Northwest Of Kuril Islands

Depth: 10 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

G
2005-03-28 16:09:36 UTC 8.6 magnitude, 30 km depth
Singkil, Aceh, Indonesia

8.6 magnitude earthquake

2005-03-28 16:09:36 UTC at 16:09
March 28, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 2.085, 97.108
78.2 km from Singkil (49.2 miles)

Northern Sumatra, Indonesia

Depth: 30 km

H
2004-12-26 00:58:53 UTC 9.1 magnitude, 30 km depth
Meulaboh, Aceh, Indonesia

9.1 magnitude earthquake

2004-12-26 00:58:53 UTC at 00:58
December 26, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 3.295, 95.982
95.2 km from Meulaboh (59.2 miles)

W Coast Of Northern Sumatra

Depth: 30 km

I

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2004-12-23 14:59:04 UTC at 14:59
December 23, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -49.312, 161.345
598.2 km from Riverton (371.2 miles)

North Of Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

J
2003-09-25 19:50:06 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 27 km depth
Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan

8.3 magnitude earthquake

2003-09-25 19:50:06 UTC at 19:50
September 25, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.815, 143.91
134.2 km from Kushiro (83.2 miles)

Depth: 27 km



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2001-06-23 20:33:14 UTC 8.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Camaná, Arequipa, Peru

8.4 magnitude earthquake

2001-06-23 20:33:14 UTC at 20:33
June 23, 2001 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.265, -73.641
107.2 km from Camaná (66.2 miles)

Near Coast Of Southern Peru

Depth: 33 km

B

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

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1998-03-25 03:12:25 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Balleny Islands

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1998-03-25 03:12:25 UTC at 03:12
March 25, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -62.877, 149.527

Balleny Islands

Depth: 10 km

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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

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1995-10-09 15:35:53 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
El Colomo, Colima, Mexico

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1995-10-09 15:35:53 UTC at 15:35
October 09, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 19.055, -104.205
5.2 km from El Colomo (3.2 miles)

East Central Pacific Ocean

Depth: 33 km

F

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1995-07-30 05:11:23 UTC at 05:11
July 30, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -23.34, -70.294
36.2 km from Antofagasta (22.2 miles)

Depth: 45 km

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1994-10-04 13:22:55 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 14 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

8.3 magnitude earthquake

1994-10-04 13:22:55 UTC at 13:22
October 04, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.773, 147.321
48.2 km from Shikotan (30.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 14 km

H
1994-06-09 00:33:16 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 631 km depth
Reyes, El Beni, Bolivia

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1994-06-09 00:33:16 UTC at 00:33
June 09, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -13.841, -67.553
55.2 km from Reyes (34.2 miles)

Depth: 631 km

I

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-23 10:54:46 UTC at 10:54
May 23, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -52.341, 160.568
851.2 km from Bluff (528.2 miles)

Macquarie Island

Depth: 10 km

J

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1986-05-07 22:47:10 UTC at 22:47
May 07, 1986 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 51.52, -174.776
615.2 km from Unalaska (382.2 miles)

Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Island

Depth: 33 km