There have been: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 103 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 822 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 3,561 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 90,166 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The biggest earthquakes:


A
1920-06-05 04:21:35 UTC 8.2 magnitude, 20 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1920-06-05 04:21:35 UTC at 04:21
June 05, 1920 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.684, 121.986
50.2 km from Hualian (31.2 miles)

Depth: 20 km

B
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

C
1918-09-07 17:16:23 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1918-09-07 17:16:23 UTC at 17:16
September 07, 1918 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.737, 150.653
272.2 km from Kuril’sk (169.2 miles)

Northwest Of Kuril Islands

Depth: 15 km

D

8.3 magnitude earthquake

1918-08-15 12:18:21 UTC at 12:18
August 15, 1918 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.967, 124.377
14.2 km from Mabay (8.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 20 km

E
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

F

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

G
1914-05-26 14:22:47 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Biak, Papua, Indonesia

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1914-05-26 14:22:47 UTC at 14:22
May 26, 1914 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -1.829, 136.943
119.2 km from Biak (74.2 miles)

Biak, Indonesia

Depth: 15 km

H
1910-04-12 00:22:24 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 235 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1910-04-12 00:22:24 UTC at 00:22
April 12, 1910 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.911, 123.973
174.2 km from Ishigaki (108.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 235 km

I

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1906-09-14 16:04:43 UTC at 16:04
September 14, 1906 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.249, 147.281
61.2 km from Lae (38.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 35 km

J

8.2 magnitude earthquake

1906-08-17 00:40:04 UTC at 00:40
August 17, 1906 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -32.4, -71.4
16.2 km from La Ligua (10.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km