Asia has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 2 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 39 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 150 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 1,919 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Asia:


A
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

B
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

C
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

D

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

E
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

F
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

G

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1972-12-02 00:19:52 UTC at 00:19
December 02, 1972 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 6.405, 126.64
51.2 km from Pondaguitan (31.2 miles)

Mindanao, Philippines

Depth: 60 km

H
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

I

8.1 magnitude earthquake

1957-12-04 03:37:53 UTC at 03:37
December 04, 1957 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.189, 99.368
153.2 km from Bayanhongor (95.2 miles)

Central Mongolia

Depth: 30 km

J
1946-12-20 19:19:10 UTC 8.3 magnitude, 15 km depth
Shingū, Wakayama, Japan

8.3 magnitude earthquake

1946-12-20 19:19:10 UTC at 19:19
December 20, 1946 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.116, 135.895
68.2 km from Shingū (42.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Western Honshu

Depth: 15 km