Quake List 2018

List of significant Earthquakes Magnitude 6.0+ (Latest First) Based on USGS and EMSC Listings The links in the list for USGS take you to the relevant page in this blog which shows the details of the event unless the quake was missed either for technical reasons or because it was an upgrade to a sub M6 quake (such links will say ‘to USGS’ when you hover). The links for EMSC take you to the event on the EMSC site. against a month name means checked against COMCAT or EMSC revisited.

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Year To Date Counts [USGS]: Mag 6: 43 Mag 7: 5 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Year To Date Counts [EMSC]: Mag 6: 41 Mag 7: 5 Mag 8: 1 Mag 9: 0

May 2018

USGS list for May 2018

May 2016 Counts [USGS]: Mag 6: 6 Mag 7: 0 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat		Lon		Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-05-18T01:45:31.480Z	-34.551		-178.4162	10.6	6.2	mww	South Of Kermadec Islands (179) 1000e7qq
2018-05-09T10:41:45.750Z	36.9902		71.3687		111.9	6.2	mww	Afghanistan-Tajikistan Bord Reg. (717) 1000e19e
2018-05-09T07:57:55.250Z	-5.8916		151.7962	10	6.0	mww	New Britain Region. P.N.G. (192) 1000e17w
2018-05-05T06:19:04.590Z	14.4969		123.9312	17.9	6.1	mww	Luzon. Philippines (249) 1000dym9
2018-05-04T22:32:55.750Z	19.3702		-155.0321	5	6.9	mww	Hawaiian Islands Region (612) 1000dyad
2018-05-02T06:32:48.880Z	-24.2596	-111.6536	10	6.0	mww	Easter Island Region (685) 1000dw7i

EMSC list for May 2018

May 2018 Counts [EMSC]: Mag 6: 7 Mag 7: 0 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat	Lon	Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-05-18T01:45:31.300Z	-34.66	-178.38	10	6.2	Mw	SOUTH OF KERMADEC ISLANDS 667146
2018-05-09T10:41:44.300Z	36.98	71.43	109	6.2	Mw	HINDU KUSH REGION. AFGHANISTAN 664943
2018-05-09T07:57:54.800Z	-5.88	151.8	10	6.0	Mw	NEW BRITAIN REGION. P.N.G. 664920
2018-05-05T06:19:03.500Z	14.46	123.96	15	6.2	Mw	LUZON. PHILIPPINES 663778
2018-05-04T22:32:55.900Z	19.46	-155.06	5	6.9	Mw	ISLAND OF HAWAII. HAWAII 663591
2018-05-02T06:32:48.900Z	-24.26	-111.65	10	6.0	Mw	EASTER ISLAND REGION 662869
2018-05-01T17:15:36.800Z	-56.77	-142.15	10	6.0	Mw	PACIFIC ANTARTIC RIDGE 662759

April 2018

USGS list for April 2018

Apr 2016 Counts [USGS]: Mag 6: 6 Mag 7: 0 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat		Lon		Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-04-10T10:19:34.030Z	-30.9862	-71.5566	76.1	6.2	mww	Near Coast Of Central Chile (135) 2000dxfc
2018-04-07T05:48:38.860Z	-5.8413		142.4899	10	6.3	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000dvwq
2018-04-02T13:40:34.960Z	-20.652		-63.0167	562.4	6.8	mww	Southern Bolivia (125) 1000dce2
2018-04-02T13:40:34.670Z	-20.6443	-63.0104	557.2	6.8	mww	Southern Bolivia (125) 1000dce2
2018-04-02T05:57:31.830Z	-24.8965	-176.6055	83.5	6.1	mww	South Of Fiji Islands (171) 1000dcbs
2018-04-02T05:57:31.830Z	-24.8965	-176.6055	83.5	6.1	mww	South Of Fiji Islands (171) 1000dcbs

EMSC list for April 2018

Apr 2018 Counts [EMSC]: Mag 6: 5 Mag 7: 0 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat	Lon	Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-04-19T21:09:17.900Z	-42.84	42.27	15	6.0	Mw	PRINCE EDWARD ISLANDS REGION 660496
2018-04-10T10:19:34.100Z	-31	-71.39	68	6.2	Mw	COQUIMBO. CHILE 658758
2018-04-07T05:48:42.300Z	-5.85	142.57	40	6.3	Mw	COQUIMBO. CHILE 658227
2018-04-02T13:40:34.000Z	-20.65	-63.05	550	6.8	Mw	CHUQUISACA. BOLIVIA 657470
2018-04-02T05:57:26.500Z	-24.64	-177.04	20	6.2	Mw	SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS 657418

March 2018

USGS list for March 2018

Mar 2016 Counts [USGS]: Mag 6: 13 Mag 7: 0 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat		Lon		Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-03-29T21:25:36.860Z	-5.4954		151.5068	35	6.9	mww	New Britain Region. P.N.G. (192) 1000db40
2018-03-29T21:25:36.490Z	-5.4748		151.442		35	6.9	mww	New Britain Region. P.N.G. (192) 1000db40
2018-03-26T09:51:00.700Z	-5.4617		151.396		40	6.6	mww	New Britain Region. P.N.G. (192) 1000d937
2018-03-25T20:14:47.180Z	-6.6546		129.8659	171.5	6.4	mww	Banda Sea (280) 1000d8xh
2018-03-24T19:58:33.200Z	-45.8299	96.099		10	6.3	mww	Southeast Indian Ridge (435) 1000d8ny
2018-03-24T11:23:35.950Z	-5.611		151.4219	67.8	6.3	mww	New Britain Region. P.N.G. (192) 1000d8k9
2018-03-08T17:39:50.510Z	-4.3887		153.2016	15.2	6.8	mww	New Ireland Region. P.N.G. (190) 1000d1kv
2018-03-08T17:39:50.510Z	-4.3887		153.2016	15.2	6.8	mww	New Ireland Region. P.N.G. (190) 1000d1kv
2018-03-06T14:13:06.030Z	-6.2943		142.6066	10	6.7	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000dcx1
2018-03-06T14:13:06.030Z	-6.2943		142.6066	10	6.7	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000dcx1
2018-03-04T19:56:18.110Z	-6.3069		142.6202	10	6.0	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000dc52
2018-03-04T19:56:18.110Z	-6.3069		142.6202	10	6.0	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000dc52
2018-03-04T14:33:22.330Z	-6.0629		142.733		16	6.0	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000dc23

EMSC list for March 2018

Mar 2018 Counts [EMSC]: Mag 6: 10 Mag 7: 1 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat	Lon	Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-03-29T21:25:38.100Z	-5.49	151.46	51	7.0	Mw	NEW BRITAIN REGION. P.N.G. 656861
2018-03-26T09:51:01.400Z	-5.46	151.3	55	6.6	Mw	NEW BRITAIN REGION. P.N.G. 656288
2018-03-25T20:14:47.800Z	-6.71	129.74	176	6.6	Mw	BANDA SEA 656212
2018-03-24T19:58:38.000Z	-45.79	96.06	40	6.3	Mw	INDIAN OCEAN 656024
2018-03-24T11:23:35.700Z	-5.57	151.45	70	6.3	Mw	NEW BRITAIN REGION. P.N.G. 655968
2018-03-08T17:39:52.500Z	-4.4	153.25	30	6.8	Mw	NEW IRELAND REGION. P.N.G. 653328
2018-03-08T17:39:52.500Z	-4.4	153.25	30	6.8	Mw	NEW IRELAND REGION. P.N.G. 653328
2018-03-06T14:13:06.800Z	-6.19	142.59	10	6.7	Mw	NEW GUINEA. PAPUA NEW GUINEA 652747
2018-03-06T14:13:06.800Z	-6.19	142.59	10	6.7	Mw	NEW GUINEA. PAPUA NEW GUINEA 652747
2018-03-04T19:56:17.700Z	-6.29	142.6	10	6.0	Mw	NEW GUINEA. PAPUA NEW GUINEA 652405
2018-03-04T14:33:24.000Z	-6.02	142.81	30	6.0	Mw	NEW GUINEA. PAPUA NEW GUINEA 652344

February 2018

USGS list for February 2018

Feb 2016 Counts [USGS]: Mag 6: 8 Mag 7: 2 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat		Lon		Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-02-28T02:45:44.460Z	-6.1716		142.4749	10	6.0	mww	 2000d90d
2018-02-26T15:17:59.470Z	-6.495		143.255		13.8	6.2	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000d867
2018-02-26T13:34:53.480Z	-2.7732		126.6953	8.4	6.1	mww	Ceram Sea (270) 2000d855
2018-02-26T08:26:59.340Z	-6.4274		143.2706	23.6	6.0	mww	New Guinea. Papua New Guinea (202) 2000d80x
2018-02-25T17:44:44.380Z	-6.1488		142.7663	35	7.5	mww	 2000d7q6
2018-02-16T23:39:42.210Z	16.6459		-97.653		24.7	7.2	mww	Oaxaca. Mexico (60) 2000d3km
2018-02-11T23:14:14.960Z	13.8056		146.4109	10	6.0	mww	South Of Mariana Islands (210) 2000d0p1
2018-02-06T15:50:43.310Z	24.1324		121.6594	17	6.4	mww	Taiwan (244) 1000chhc
2018-02-04T13:56:42.150Z	24.1595		121.6777	12	6.1	mww	Taiwan (244) 1000cfn6
2018-02-02T11:37:53.320Z	-65.8111	-175.635	10	6.0	mww	Pacific-Antarctic Ridge (691) 1000ce9r

EMSC list for February 2018

Feb 2018 Counts [EMSC]: Mag 6: 8 Mag 7: 2 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat	Lon	Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-02-28T02:45:46.900Z	-6.11	142.49	30	6.4	Mw	 651475
2018-02-27T17:29:28.000Z	-60.28	150.87	40	6	Mw	WEST OF MACQUARIE ISLAND 651382
2018-02-26T13:34:54.800Z	-2.72	126.81	17	6.1	Mw	CERAM SEA. INDONESIA 651073
2018-02-25T17:44:44.200Z	-6.08	142.79	30	7.5	Mw	NEW GUINEA. PAPUA NEW GUINEA 650899
2018-02-16T23:39:40.100Z	16.59	-97.73	15	7.2	Mw	OAXACA. MEXICO 648846
2018-02-13T01:11:42.800Z	13.88	146.34	10	6	Mw	MARIANA ISLANDS REGION 647856
2018-02-11T23:14:14.200Z	13.82	146.47	10	6	Mw	MARIANA ISLANDS REGION 647616
2018-02-06T15:50:43.200Z	24.15	121.74	17	6.2	Mw	TAIWAN 646280
2018-02-04T13:56:41.400Z	24.09	121.84	5	6.1	Mw	TAIWAN 645818
2018-02-02T11:37:52.700Z	-65.83	-175.66	10	6	Mw	PACIFIC-ANTARCTIC RIDGE 645164

January 2018

USGS Listing for January 2018

Jan 2018 Counts [USGS]: Mag 6: 10 Mag 7: 3 Mag 8: 0 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat		Lon		Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-01-31T07:07:00.230Z	36.5432		70.8155		191.2	6.1	mww	Hindu Kush Region. Afghanistan (718) 2000crmu
2018-01-28T16:03:03.970Z	-53.0622	9.6836		10	6.6	mww	Southwest Of Africa (413) 2000cqnn
2018-01-26T22:47:57.760Z	-3.5138		145.8477	10	6.1	mww	Near N Coast Of New Guinea. Png. (200) 2000cq5t
2018-01-25T02:10:33.560Z	55.4029		166.4776	8.8	6.2	mww	Komandorskiye Ostrova Region (4) 2000cp4y
2018-01-24T10:51:20.650Z	41.1217		142.294		39.8	6.2	mww	Hokkaido. Japan Region (224) 2000cnnl
2018-01-23T09:31:42.940Z	56.0464		-149.0728	25	7.9	mww	Gulf Of Alaska (15) 2000cmy3
2018-01-23T06:34:54.240Z	-7.1958		105.9181	43.9	6.0	mww	Java. Indonesia (277) 2000cmwz
2018-01-21T01:06:42.200Z	-18.8879	-69.6165	110.8	6.3	mww	Northern Chile (123) 2000cm0f
2018-01-19T16:17:42.570Z	26.6795		-111.107	10	6.3	mww	Gulf Of California (49) 2000cl83
2018-01-17T22:56:58.270Z	-30.0875	-177.7627	30.8	6.0	mb	Kermadec Islands. New Zealand (178) 2000ckj1
2018-01-14T09:18:45.070Z	-15.7758	-74.7441	36.3	7.1	mww	Near Coast Of Peru (115) 2000cjfy
2018-01-11T18:26:24.400Z	18.363		96.0795		10	6.0	mww	Myanmar (296) 2000cifa
2018-01-10T02:51:31.990Z	17.4693		-83.5197	10	7.6	mww	North Of Honduras (731) 1000c2zy

EMSC Listing for January 2018

Jan 2018 Counts [EMSC]: Mag 6: 11 Mag 7: 2 Mag 8: 1 Mag 9: 0
Date/Time			Lat	Lon	Depth	Mag	M/Type	Location & Eq ID
2018-01-31T11:49:40.000Z	-6.93	147.23	88	6.0	mb	EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG.. P.N.G. 644775
2018-01-31T07:06:59.700Z	36.55	70.87	189	6.1	Mw	HINDU KUSH REGION. AFGHANISTAN 644750
2018-01-28T16:03:04.500Z	-53.09	9.62	10	6.5	Mw	SOUTHWEST OF AFRICA 644115
2018-01-26T22:47:58.700Z	-3.54	145.82	20	6.3	Mw	NEAR N COAST OF NEW GUINEA. PNG. 643780
2018-01-25T02:10:34.700Z	55.48	166.43	10	6.2	Mw	KOMANDORSKIYE OSTROVA REGION 643401
2018-01-25T01:15:58.000Z	8.27	91.78	10	6.2	MB	Nicobar Islands. India Region 2018p065028
2018-01-24T10:51:22.500Z	41.1	142.35	60	6.2	Mw	HOKKAIDO. JAPAN REGION 643224
2018-01-23T09:31:44.100Z	56.03	-149.03	30	8.0	Mw	GULF OF ALASKA 642932
2018-01-23T06:34:55.800Z	-6.98	106.07	60	6.0	Mw	JAVA. INDONESIA 642904
2018-01-21T01:06:40.600Z	-18.9	-69.61	124	6.3	Mw	TARAPACA. CHILE 642477
2018-01-19T16:17:45.000Z	26.85	-110.89	2	6.3	Mw	GULF OF CALIFORNIA 642173
2018-01-14T09:18:45.800Z	-15.74	-74.65	40	7.1	Mw	NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU 641183
2018-01-11T18:26:24.500Z	18.42	96.14	10	6.0	Mw	MYANMAR 640704
2018-01-10T02:51:32.300Z	17.4	-83.59	15	7.6	Mw	NORTH OF HONDURAS 640330