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Earthquake list: past 30 days (only M>=5.5) (25 quakes)

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Updated: Fri, 27 Mar 04:02 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 23 Mar
Mon, 23 Mar 10:13 UTCM 5.8 / 30 km - [info] (34 km) TAIWAN
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Taipei dinxi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Taipei, Taiwan / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in my kitchen. The pot full of water in the sink started moving first, then the hanging utensils, then the whole building started rocking.
(Taiwan) (146 km NW from epicenter)(no details): not the worst one I felt (via EMSC)
Taichung / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(Taiwan) (108 km NW from epicenter)(no details): About 10 seconds, not too strong but the strongest i felt till now. (via EMSC)
(Taiwan) (83 km W from epicenter)(no details): Very slight but consistent orbital swaying for about 30-40 seconds. Given the location south of Hualian it is quite a distance to Taipei. (via EMSC)
Taipeh / MMI IV (Light shaking)
taipei city / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was lying in 13th floor hotel bed in taipei city to relax from Europe flight. Then suddenly I felt like in a water bed. It was slightly shaking. The cupport door also rattles. After 1min it was over
Taizhong / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Sitting inside, third floor, my seat and table where shaking
Hualien / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
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Mon, 23 Mar 04:51 UTCM 6.4 / 118 km - [info]Guallatiri (26 km)Northern Chile
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tacna peru / not felt
Arequipa (Peru) (329 km NW from epicenter)(no details): En Arequipa, Perú se sintió fuerte. El temblor movió las ventanas y alarmó a la población que ya se encontraba durmiendo. (via EMSC)
La Paz (Bolivia) (243 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Strong enough to wake us up in La Paz but quite fast (via EMSC)
Arequipa (Peru) (330 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was shaking a bit and the windows were rattling and it lasted for just one minute (via EMSC)
Tacna (Peru) (117 km W from epicenter)(no details): No se cortó la luz, hubo bastante sonido tambien. (via EMSC)
Arica (Chile) (116 km W from epicenter)(no details): como el pico el mapa! fue en putre y en chile le falta un ajuste a esta weaaa! bueno estoy en Arica mucho ruido y bastante movimiento pero todo bien. (via EMSC)
Arequipa, Peru / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
tacna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tacna / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Arica, chile / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Wena
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Sun, 22 Mar
Sun, 22 Mar 05:56 UTCM 5.5 / 20 km - [info] (193 km)Mariana Islands
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Sun, 22 Mar 05:46 UTCM 6.0 / 607 km - [info] (215 km)Fiji Islands Region
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Fri, 20 Mar
Fri, 20 Mar 15:42 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (139 km)Solomon Islands
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Fri, 20 Mar 04:39 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info] (292 km)5.7 WEST OF MARIANA ISLANDS
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Wed, 18 Mar
Wed, 18 Mar 18:27 UTCM 6.1 / 20 km - [info] (188 km)Near Coast of Central Chile
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Concepcion (Chile) (93 km SE from epicenter)(no details): El depto se muvio fuerte, 9piso.Muchos otros simsos, más pequeños, después el primero (via EMSC)
Concepcion, Chile / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Temuco (Chile) (300 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió como un paso de un auto, pero si se sintió un cosquilleo en los pies. (via EMSC)
Penco (Chile) (79 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte se movio el piso (via EMSC)
Coliumo Tome / MMI IV (Light shaking): light shanking but lasted a long time no damage unlike the last big one.
Coliumo Tome / MMI IV (Light shaking): light shanking but lasted a long time no damage unlike the last big one.
Concepcion (Chile) (96 km S from epicenter)(no details): Aprox 6 (via EMSC)
Tomé (Chile) (79 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The walls were shaking and we left the building. But nothing really happened. (via EMSC)
Tomé (Chile) (79 km SE from epicenter)(no details): there were more than one, there were about 5, but the 1st one was the strongest (via EMSC)
chillan, Condo Building / MMI VI (Strong shaking): scary, still shaken up,
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Tue, 17 Mar
Tue, 17 Mar 22:12 UTCM 6.2 / 38 km - [info] (118 km)Northern Molucca Sea
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cow / MMI IX (Violent shaking): pigs
cow / MMI IX (Violent shaking): pigs
Manado (Indonesia) (181 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt the earthquake in the morning. (via EMSC)
Tue, 17 Mar 20:16 UTCM 5.5 / 549 km - [info] (191 km) FIJI REGION
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Mon, 16 Mar
Mon, 16 Mar 04:44 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (100 km)5.6 TONGA
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Mon, 16 Mar 03:00 UTCM 5.9 / 208 km - [info]Tavui (17 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
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Sun, 15 Mar
Sun, 15 Mar 23:17 UTCM 6.0 / 29 km - [info] (91 km)Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi
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Palu (Indonesia) (288 km W from epicenter)(no details): earthquake felt around the house saya.listrik had extinguished (via EMSC)
Luwuk (Indonesia) (64 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It's longest quake i ever felt (via EMSC)
Gorontalo City (Indonesia) (144 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The earthquake lasted about 1 minute, longer than earthquakes I've experienced in the past. It definitely felt like the ground was swaying underneath me. The chairs and curtains in my house both swayed and moved. (via EMSC)
Sun, 15 Mar 04:47 UTCM 5.8 / 47 km - [info] (80 km)Mariana Islands
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Horge / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Sun, 15 Mar 02:17 UTCM 5.5 / 113 km - [info] (84 km)South of Fiji Islands
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Tue, 10 Mar
Tue, 10 Mar 20:55 UTCM 6.2 / 178 km - [info] (243 km)NORTHERN COLOMBIA
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Bogota / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cartagena / MMI VI (Strong shaking): the strongest and strangest quake of my life ( I am 57 ) in Colombia. Felt all over the country plus Venezuela and Panama. The Ocean also has been strange and irregular. Some days ago another 6 earth quake in Puerto Rico. Upheaval in the Caribbean plate quite strong and just a few hours ago volcano eruption in Costa rica. The strongest in 20 Years.
Bogotá (Colombia) (270 km S from epicenter)(no details): Pretty heavy earthquake everything started to shake and fortunately no damages (via EMSC)
Bogotá (Colombia) (270 km S from epicenter)(no details): The tremble was a about 2 minutes (via EMSC)
El Dorado Airport / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Barranquilla (Colombia) (492 km NW from epicenter)(no details): El movimiento en plantas bajas fue de un balanceo debil, se podia sentir como estar mareado ya que la silla y la mesa donde estaba sentado se balanceaban de lado a lado. (via EMSC)
Cucuta (Colombia) (127 km NE from epicenter)(no details): que no fue de 6.2 ya rectificaron y fue de 6.6 en la escala de magnitud (via EMSC)
Bogota (Colombia) (277 km SW from epicenter)(no details): tremor was not so intensive but it created different reactions in people (via EMSC)
Medellin (Colombia) (297 km W from epicenter)(no details): algo de panico y movimiento de vidrios y ascilacion de lamparas y puertas. Ruido de las estructural del edificio (via EMSC)
Cartagena (Colombia) (484 km NW from epicenter)(no details): muy tenue, sin embargo muchos lo sintieron, y en la ciudad muchas personas panicaron, sin embargo fue demaciado suave (via EMSC)
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Mon, 9 Mar
Mon, 9 Mar 02:48 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info] (247 km)South of Panama
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Sun, 8 Mar
Sun, 8 Mar 15:52 UTCM 5.5 / 544 km - [info] (243 km)Fiji Islands Region
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Sat, 7 Mar
Sat, 7 Mar 22:18 UTCM 5.6 / 28 km - [info] (152 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
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Sat, 7 Mar 13:18 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info] (203 km)194km SSE of Atka, Alaska
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Fri, 6 Mar
Fri, 6 Mar 08:22 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info] (381 km)Mid Indian Ridge
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Tue, 3 Mar
Tue, 3 Mar 10:37 UTCM 6.2 / 30 km - [info] (181 km)Southern Sumatra, Indonesia
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Padang City (Indonesia) (184 km E from epicenter)(no details): fairly strong earthquake vibrations in the region padang City... (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (1281 km SE from epicenter)(no details): fairly strong earthquake vibrations in the region padang. (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (1692 km E from epicenter)(no details): Started with slight movement increasing in strength and the faded away lasting quite a few seconds (via EMSC)
5000A marine parade road S449284 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Singapore / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Tremors felt in Bishan, Singapore. Ceiling fans are swaying a bit.
sorake beach nias island / MMI IV (Light shaking): Standing in a traditional south nias house and heard some creaking of the wood and the rolling motion of a earthquake lasted for a long few secounds
Mon, 2 Mar
Mon, 2 Mar 02:50 UTCM 5.5 / 18 km - [info] (611 km)Pacific Antarctic Ridge
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Fri, 27 Feb
Fri, 27 Feb 16:24 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info]Zealandia Bank (13 km) - United States, Mariana IslandsMariana Islands
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Fri, 27 Feb 13:45 UTCM 6.9 / 548 km - [info] (89 km)Flores Sea
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Wed, 25 Feb
Wed, 25 Feb 07:01 UTCM 5.9 / 17 km - [info] (195 km)Southeast of Honshu, Japan
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