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Earthquake list: past 30 days (only M>=5.5) (32 quakes)

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Updated: Sun, 30 Aug 03:02 UTC (GMT)
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Wed, 26 Aug
Wed, 26 Aug 13:51 UTCM 5.7 / 45 km - [info] (55 km)South Sandwich Islands Region
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Mon, 24 Aug
Mon, 24 Aug 21:49 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (91 km)5.5 TONGA
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Mon, 24 Aug 09:41 UTCM 6.0 / 251 km - [info] (32 km)Kermadec Islands Region
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Sun, 23 Aug
Sun, 23 Aug 23:10 UTCM 5.6 / 29 km - [info] (357 km)Near Coast of Central Chile
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La Serena (Chile) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): We were in the supermarket on av Brasil and could feel a series of soft, strong and again soft shocks. We ran to the street and could see the power cables shaking. (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): Ruido fuerte y largo al principio, seguido por un movimiento fuerte de balanceo, dificultaba un poco caminar, duracion aproximada (via EMSC)
Papudo (Chile) (312 km S from epicenter)(no details): Ondas de periodo largo percibidas. Intensidad IV en la escala Modificada de Mercalli (via EMSC)
Providencia (Chile) (420 km S from epicenter)(no details): Leve sismo. (via EMSC)
La Serena (Chile) (27 km SE from epicenter)(no details): despues del epicentro,se escucharon 3 a 4 replicas en un lapsu de 10 a 20 minutos posteriores.solo ruidos subterraneos muy fuertes. (via EMSC)
Las Condes (Chile) (422 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very soft movement in Santiago (via EMSC)
(Chile) (423 km S from epicenter)(no details): I didn;t know what it was at first. I'm from NYC and it felt like the subway was below me but then the table lamp and the curtains started swaying and I knew the whole building was moving! (via EMSC)
La Serena / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sun, 23 Aug 04:48 UTCM 5.5 / 31 km - [info] (86 km)El Salvador
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San Francisco javier osulutan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Thu, 20 Aug
Thu, 20 Aug 11:00 UTCM 5.8 / 62 km - [info] (87 km)Northern Molucca Sea
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Mon, 17 Aug
Mon, 17 Aug 16:16 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info] (249 km)Eastern Gulf of Aden
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Mon, 17 Aug 14:42 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info] (235 km)Mariana Islands Region
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Sat, 15 Aug
Sat, 15 Aug 20:16 UTCM 5.5 / 46 km - [info] (39 km)Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands
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Sat, 15 Aug 07:47 UTCM 6.4 / 19 km - [info] (225 km)Solomon Islands
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Fri, 14 Aug
Fri, 14 Aug 18:03 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (1761 km)Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge
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Fri, 14 Aug 13:28 UTCM 5.6 / 13.2 km - [info] (196 km)- 282km NE of Raoul Island, New Zealand
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Thu, 13 Aug
Thu, 13 Aug 14:08 UTCM 5.5 / 30 km - [info] (63 km) TAIWAN REGION
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(Taiwan) (155 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ground shook for a few seconds (via EMSC)
near xihu MRT / MMI III (Weak shaking): i was sitting on a chair when i got a natural swing and hanging objects vibrated for almost 10sec.
Taipie Hotel Howard Plaza 12th floor / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Hotel Howard Plava in Taipie was moving side to side. I was on the 12th floor
I was at the Howard Plaza Hotel in Taipei on 12th / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Hsinchu / MMI III (Weak shaking): I lay in bed in my hotel room in the nineteenth floor and it felt like to be in a swing.
The Sherwood Taipei / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Taipei / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): As I was sitting, writing for a study I suddenly felt light shakiness. Tiny sense of wobbling.
(Taiwan) (146 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Room swayed for about 10-15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Thu, 13 Aug 14:04 UTCM 5.6 / 143 km - [info] (66 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
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Thu, 13 Aug 10:39 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info] (85 km)Mid Indian Ridge
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Wed, 12 Aug
Wed, 12 Aug 18:49 UTCM 6.5 / 13 km - [info] (38 km)Solomon Islands
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I was in Honiara / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just laying on the bed and got a "rock and roll, side to side".
Wed, 12 Aug 18:19 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (39 km)Solomon Islands
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Wed, 12 Aug 00:14 UTCM 5.5 / 33 km - [info] (240 km)Near Coast of Central Chile
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Godoy Cruz (Argentina) (297 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se ha sentido en la ciudad de Mendoza Argentina (via EMSC)
Providencia (Chile) (215 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Shaking was rather long and clearly sensible even in Santiago (via EMSC)
Viña del Mar (Chile) (147 km S from epicenter)(no details): I am from California, so I have been in several earthquakes. Being on the 20th floor made this unmistakable, yet nothing has been mentioned on the news. (via EMSC)
Con Con (Chile) (138 km S from epicenter)(no details): Sitting in my car. Shook like a bus was driving by. (via EMSC)
Papudo (Chile) (92 km S from epicenter)(no details): Percibido. IV en la escala modificada de Mercalli. Los animales se alteraron. (via EMSC)
Patio BellaVista, Metropolitian District, Santiago / MMI III (Weak shaking): This evening, I was sitting on the bed of the 3rd floor hotel room. The bed began to giggle like riding on a city street bus. It seemed to last 20 to 30 secs then stopped.
Marchigüe (Chile) (300 km S from epicenter)(no details): Very slight but noticeable trembling of about 4 - 5 oscillations per second which lasted for around 15 - 20 seconds before we got up to leave the building, at which point no trembling was noticeable. Not frightening but there was enough movement to justify leaving the building as a precaution. (via EMSC)
Santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Santiago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(Chile) (214 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt in santiago providencia (via EMSC)
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Tue, 11 Aug
Tue, 11 Aug 13:35 UTCM 5.6 / 28 km - [info] (149 km)Kermadec Islands Region
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Mon, 10 Aug
Mon, 10 Aug 19:19 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (168 km)Kermadec Islands Region
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Mon, 10 Aug 10:05 UTCM 5.9 / 225 km - [info] (389 km)Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border Region
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Solan (India) (820 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Experienced shocks in 10 seconds gap (via EMSC)
Fateh Jang (Pakistan) (346 km S from epicenter)(no details): My bed was moving, it was my first experience. It was a mild one but terrible. Lasted few seconds. (via EMSC)
(Afghanistan) (295 km SW from epicenter)(no details): the swaying and gentle shaking of my chair lasted about 5 seconds (via EMSC)
Тошкент (Uzbekistan) (564 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking continued for several minutes (via EMSC)
Manali (India) (720 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Was very short sharp. Two jolts 2 seconds max (via EMSC)
Annu (India) (836 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Mild quake (via EMSC)
Gurgaon (India) (1040 km SE from epicenter)(no details): NA (via EMSC)
Gurgaon (India) (1043 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I was on the 16th floor at my workplace and it was quite a big one which lasted for a minute or two. (via EMSC)
Rawalpindi (Pakistan) (358 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt an earthquake just a while ago (via EMSC)
Srinagar () (416 km SE from epicenter)(no details): we felt a tremor here in Srinagar. (via EMSC)
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Mon, 10 Aug 07:43 UTCM 5.8 / 70 km - [info] (49 km)Tonga Islands
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Mon, 10 Aug 04:24 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (35 km)Solomon Islands
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Mon, 10 Aug 04:12 UTCM 6.6 / 10 km - [info] (34 km)Solomon Islands
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Guayaquil-Ecuador / not felt: Magnifica su información que nos permite estar atentos ante cualquier eventualidád....muchas gracias,y estamos listos a colaborar ante cualquier percance en nuestro pais con información...nada que sentir respecto al movimiento estamos diametralmente al otro lado del movimiento sismico gracias.
Sun, 9 Aug
Sun, 9 Aug 04:46 UTCM 5.9 / 38 km - [info] (220 km)Kermadec Islands Region
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Fri, 7 Aug
Fri, 7 Aug 13:48 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (95 km)Off Coast of Ecuador
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Fri, 7 Aug 12:18 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (99 km)Off Coast of Ecuador
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Fri, 7 Aug 01:28 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (144 km)Lake Tanganyika Region
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Bukavu (Democratic Republic of the Congo) (39 km S from epicenter)(no details): We spent our night in the open, fearing that the walls falling on us, tremble so much where we were. Towards Birava, there is a place known for being the epicenter of seismic activity. We meet often holes of about ten meters after such seismic activities. There are no active volcanoes near Bukavu. Mount Kahuzi is off. (via EMSC)
Kigali (Rwanda) (145 km E from epicenter)(no details): I was deeply asleep only to wake up due to the shaking of my bed and that strong sound. I turned off my phones but my hand became paralyzed there and then and I felt some electric power passing through it. This lasted for some few seconds and I thought I was gonna get a strong harm on my hand. Think there is a form of electric connection with the earthquakes (via EMSC)
Ruhengeri (Rwanda) (120 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was abit scary, this happened at around 3.30 am. (via EMSC)
Rubavu (Rwanda) (78 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Went out immediately Waited for the 2nd & 3rd replica Called close family & friends Back to sleep. (via EMSC)
Kigali (City Centre) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up in the bed and rushed to the balcony; birds flew off from trees in the entire neighborhood; water in the hotel pool started "swinging" back and forth..
Kigali / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Two tremors, the first one stronger and longer ( approx 1.5 min) around 3:26 am the second much more weaker and short.
Goma / MMI V (Moderate shaking): tow times, 12 seconds, 2:28 local time
Goma felt two bouts of tremors about 10 minutes ap / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shaking of bed woke me, cutlery shaking in kitch, woke all up in the block of flats I live in. Second tremor about 10 minutes later, allot milder lasted about 10 seconds
(Rwanda) (187 km E from epicenter)(no details): in Eastern region of Rwanda,it was not high. It took ony a few minutes. (via EMSC)
Kigali (Rwanda) (145 km E from epicenter)(no details): Two times,one was @3:25am and3:28am (via EMSC)
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Fri, 7 Aug 01:25 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km - [info]Tshibinda (26 km) - DR CongoLake Tanganyika Region
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Goma / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kigali / MMI IV (Light shaking): Wardrobe doors rattling back and forth bed shaking
Kigali / MMI IV (Light shaking): Wardrobe doors rattling back and forth bed shaking
Bukavu (Democratic Republic of the Congo) (37 km S from epicenter)(no details): Le tremblement a secoué la ville avec une forte de Bukavu cette nuit. Là où j'habite, tout le monde est sorti déhors. J'ai constaté que la maison que j'habite a été fissurée. (via EMSC)
Kigali, Rwanda / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Kigali: Shaking of the bed woke me- in sleepy haze I thought possibly a quake (have lived in quake zones in U.S.) but it ended quickly, back to sleep. Few min later felt it again, this time more sure was a quake but again short, no obvious issue in room so back to sleep.
Cyangugu (Rwanda) (35 km S from epicenter)(no details): This earthquake was as strong as that of 2008, I tell you! (via EMSC)
Mabanza (Rwanda) (56 km E from epicenter)(no details): This earthquake was quite strong. It happened around 3.25am. Everybody in my house has been awake and people were crying around. (via EMSC)
Kigali (Rwanda) (127 km E from epicenter)(no details): This is a heavy Earthquake (via EMSC)
Kigali (Rwanda) (127 km E from epicenter)(no details): The 1st one happened at 3:26 and lasted around 30 seconds and the 2nd (short) at 3:29. At the 1st one, the electricity power was cut off for 15 secs (via EMSC)
Kigali (Rwanda) (127 km E from epicenter)(no details): It was not so shaky but frightened (via EMSC)
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Thu, 6 Aug
Thu, 6 Aug 23:59 UTCM 6.0 / 268 km - [info] (110 km)South of Fiji Islands
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Wed, 5 Aug
Wed, 5 Aug 09:13 UTCM 5.6 / 130 km - [info] (139 km)CHIAPAS, MEXICO
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Tuxla Gutierrez / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Oaxaca / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking woke me up on 6th floor of apartment in Oaxaca
Chiapa de Corzo (Mexico) (86 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I felt the earthquake for 15s. aprox., so terrible (via EMSC)
Belize City (Belize) (594 km E from epicenter)(no details): Felt the shake for like 10 to 15 sec (via EMSC)
Mon, 3 Aug
Mon, 3 Aug 14:01 UTCM 5.7 / 165.3 km - [info] (95 km)- 87km SW of Hihifo, Tonga
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