There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 105 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 819 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 3,556 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 90,158 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The biggest earthquakes:


A

8.7 magnitude earthquake

1965-02-04 05:01:22 UTC at 05:01
February 04, 1965 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 51.251, 178.715

Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands

Depth: 30 km

B
1965-01-24 00:11:17 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 20 km depth
Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1965-01-24 00:11:17 UTC at 00:11
January 24, 1965 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.608, 125.952
275.2 km from Ambon (171.2 miles)

Banda Sea

Depth: 20 km

C

9.3 magnitude earthquake

1964-03-28 03:36:16 UTC at 03:36
March 28, 1964 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 60.908, -147.339
59.2 km from Valdez (36.2 miles)

Southern Alaska

Depth: 25 km

D

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1963-11-04 01:17:09 UTC at 01:17
November 04, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.843, 129.684
349.2 km from Lospalos (216.2 miles)

Banda Sea

Depth: 65 km

E
1963-10-13 05:17:59 UTC 8.5 magnitude, 35 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

8.5 magnitude earthquake

1963-10-13 05:17:59 UTC at 05:17
October 13, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.872, 149.483
132.2 km from Kuril’sk (82.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 35 km

F
1960-05-22 19:11:20 UTC 9.6 magnitude, 25 km depth
Cañete, Biobío, Chile

9.6 magnitude earthquake

1960-05-22 19:11:20 UTC at 19:11
May 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.143, -73.407
37.2 km from Cañete (23.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 25 km

G

8.6 magnitude earthquake

1960-05-22 18:56:02 UTC at 18:56
May 22, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -38.061, -73.039
38.2 km from Traiguén (23.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 25 km

H
1960-05-21 10:02:57 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 25 km depth
Cañete, Biobío, Chile

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1960-05-21 10:02:57 UTC at 10:02
May 21, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -37.824, -73.353
4.2 km from Cañete (2.2 miles)

Bio Bio, Chile

Depth: 25 km

I
1960-03-20 17:07:31 UTC 8.0 magnitude, 15 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1960-03-20 17:07:31 UTC at 17:07
March 20, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.869, 143.228
113.2 km from Miyako (70.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 15 km

J
1958-11-06 22:58:09 UTC 8.4 magnitude, 35 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

8.4 magnitude earthquake

1958-11-06 22:58:09 UTC at 22:58
November 06, 1958 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.479, 148.485
95.2 km from Kuril’sk (59.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 35 km