Asia has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 3 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 26 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 151 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 1,919 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Asia:


A

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2018-12-29 03:39:09 UTC at 03:39
December 29, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 5.974, 126.828
84.2 km from Pondaguitan (52.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 60 km

B

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2018-09-28 10:02:43 UTC at 10:02
September 28, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.178, 119.84
78.2 km from Palu (49.2 miles)

Makassar Strait, Indonesia

Depth: 10 km

C

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-10 06:13:47 UTC at 06:13
January 10, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 4.463, 122.575
190.2 km from Tabiauan (118.2 miles)

Celebes Sea

Depth: 612 km

D
2016-04-15 16:25:06 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kumamoto, Kumamoto, Japan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-04-15 16:25:06 UTC at 16:25
April 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.782, 130.726
4.2 km from Kumamoto (2.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

E

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-03-02 12:49:48 UTC at 12:49
March 02, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.908, 94.275
807.2 km from Pariaman (501.2 miles)

Southwest Of Sumatra, Indonesia

Depth: 24 km

F

7.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-12-07 07:50:07 UTC at 07:50
December 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.227, 72.752
106.2 km from Murghob (66.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 33 km

G

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-10-26 09:09:42 UTC at 09:09
October 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.524, 70.368
46.2 km from Farkhār (28.2 miles)

Hindu Kush, Afghanistan

Depth: 231 km

H
2015-05-30 11:23:02 UTC 7.8 magnitude, 664 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-30 11:23:02 UTC at 11:23
May 30, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.839, 140.493
771.2 km from Shimoda (479.2 miles)

Bonin Islands, Japan

Depth: 664 km

I
2015-05-12 07:05:19 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Kothari, Nepal

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-12 07:05:19 UTC at 07:05
May 12, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.809, 86.066
19.2 km from Kothari (12.2 miles)

Nepal India Border

Depth: 15 km

J

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-04-25 06:11:25 UTC at 06:11
April 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.231, 84.731
67.2 km from Bharatpur (41.2 miles)

Xizang Nepal Border

Depth: 8 km