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Past earthquakes worldwide during December 2019

Updated 2 Dec 2020 22:21 GMT -
During Dec 2019, there were 11 quakes of magnitude 6.0 or above, 148 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 968 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 2520 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 6664 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 12193 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 6.7 quake Mindanao, Philippines, 15 December 06:11 UTC
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Showing quakes magnitude 5.1 or higher (107 out of 22504 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tue, 31 Dec 2019 (GMT)
31 Dec 2019 11:09:42 GMT
5.2

6 km
(189 km) New Zealand 1 reportMore
31 Dec 2019 02:02:58 GMT
5.2

33 km
(219 km) New Zealand More
Mon, 30 Dec 2019 (GMT)
30 Dec 2019 17:49:57 GMT
5.1

10 km
(491 km) Northwestern Kashmir (Pakistan) 6 reportsMore
30 Dec 2019 17:18:59 GMT
5.6

29 km
(504 km) Northwestern Kashmir (Pakistan) 24 reportsMore
30 Dec 2019 16:59:04 GMT
5.1

102 km
(173 km) Nicobar Islands, India Region 2 reportsMore
30 Dec 2019 13:49:48 GMT
5.1

21 km
(230 km) Southern Iran 7 reportsMore
30 Dec 2019 04:11:08 GMT
5.2

10 km
(222 km) Bonin Islands, Japan Region More
Sun, 29 Dec 2019 (GMT)
29 Dec 2019 18:24:41 GMT
2019-12-29 19:24:41 +01:00
5.3

10 km
(399 km) Southwest of Africa 1 reportMore
29 Dec 2019 14:16:53 GMT
5.2

33 km
(207 km) New Zealand More
29 Dec 2019 13:59:03 GMT
5.1

51 km
(69 km) New Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea) More
29 Dec 2019 09:12:17 GMT
5.3

39 km
(78 km) Talaud Islands, Indonesia 2 reportsMore
Sat, 28 Dec 2019 (GMT)
28 Dec 2019 22:49:12 GMT
5.2

33 km
(270 km) New Zealand More
28 Dec 2019 15:36:37 GMT
5.5

10 km
(229 km) Prince Edward Islands Region (South Africa) More
28 Dec 2019 12:08:32 GMT
5.2

137 km
(39 km) Banda Sea (Indonesia) More
Fri, 27 Dec 2019 (GMT)
27 Dec 2019 04:53:47 GMT
5.1

10 km
(1690 km) Western Indian Antarctic Ridge More
Thu, 26 Dec 2019 (GMT)
26 Dec 2019 17:13:50 GMT
5.1

10 km
(107 km) Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia More
26 Dec 2019 09:24:23 GMT
5.4

10 km
Bamus (14 km) New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) 1 reportMore
26 Dec 2019 07:22:08 GMT
5.2

16 km
(132 km) South of Java, Indonesia 2 reportsMore
26 Dec 2019 02:21:29 GMT
5.2

10 km
(128 km) Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) More
Wed, 25 Dec 2019 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
25 Dec 2019 20:20:14 GMT
5.7

10 km
(814 km) Southern East Pacific Rise 1 reportMore
25 Dec 2019 16:56:19 GMT
5.1

10 km
(166 km) Talaud Islands, Indonesia More
25 Dec 2019 12:23:15 GMT
5.2

10 km
(147 km) Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) More
25 Dec 2019 10:11:43 GMT
2019-12-25 22:11:43 +12:00
5.2

24 km
(164 km) 107km WSW of Ceva-i-Ra, Fiji (New Caledonia) More
25 Dec 2019 03:45:48 GMT
5.1

40 km
(65 km) Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) More
25 Dec 2019 03:36:02 GMT
2019-12-24 18:36:02 -09:00
6.3

10 km
(232 km) 183km W of Port Hardy, Canada 23 reportsMore
Tue, 24 Dec 2019 (GMT)
24 Dec 2019 19:19:05 GMT
5.7

10 km
(196 km) Colombia 165 reportsMore
24 Dec 2019 19:03:53 GMT
5.9

10 km
(195 km) Colombia 254 reportsMore
24 Dec 2019 16:43:32 GMT
6.0

563 km
(419 km) Santiago Del Estero Prov., Argentina 4 reportsMore
24 Dec 2019 14:36:54 GMT
5.1

1 km
(70 km) Kuril Islands (Russia) 1 reportMore
24 Dec 2019 13:38:23 GMT
5.1

373 km
(119 km) New Zealand 1 reportMore
Mon, 23 Dec 2019 (GMT) (8 earthquakes)
23 Dec 2019 20:56:23 GMT
2019-12-23 11:56:23 -09:00
6.0

10 km
(241 km) 163km W of Port Hardy, Canada 14 reportsMore
23 Dec 2019 19:49:43 GMT
2019-12-23 10:49:43 -09:00
6.0

10 km
(227 km) 176km W of Port Hardy, Canada 8 reportsMore
23 Dec 2019 19:13:25 GMT
2019-12-23 10:13:25 -09:00
5.7

10 km
(238 km) 170km W of Port Hardy, Canada 3 reportsMore
23 Dec 2019 16:44:13 GMT
2019-12-23 07:44:13 -09:00
5.2

10 km
(239 km) 166km W of Port Hardy, Canada 5 reportsMore
23 Dec 2019 16:19:07 GMT
5.5

10 km
(35 km) Near East Coast of Kamchatka (Russia) More
23 Dec 2019 15:47:57 GMT
5.5

10 km
(154 km) Off Coast of Chiapas, Mexico (Guatemala) 2 reportsMore
23 Dec 2019 06:33:39 GMT
5.8

39 km
(311 km) W. Caroline Islands, Micronesia (Guam) 2 reportsMore
23 Dec 2019 04:04:28 GMT
5.4

33 km
(126 km) New Zealand More
Sun, 22 Dec 2019 (GMT)
22 Dec 2019 21:30:20 GMT
5.1

236 km
Agrigan (8 km) - Mariana Islands, USA Mariana Islands (Northern Mariana Islands) More
22 Dec 2019 16:49:27 GMT
5.4

10 km
(168 km) Tonga Islands More
Sat, 21 Dec 2019 (GMT)
21 Dec 2019 20:34:52 GMT
5.1

30 km
(296 km) Drake Passage (Chile) More
21 Dec 2019 15:43:01 GMT
5.1

33 km
(96 km) New Zealand 1 reportMore
21 Dec 2019 02:33:14 GMT
5.1

10 km
(652 km) Southern Mid-atlantic Ridge More
21 Dec 2019 02:05:53 GMT
5.1

17 km
(143 km) Near Coast of Guatemala More
Fri, 20 Dec 2019 (GMT)
20 Dec 2019 19:40:52 GMT
5.2

10 km
(288 km) Southeast of Honshu, Japan More
20 Dec 2019 11:39:52 GMT
6.0

204 km
(346 km) Hindu Kush Region, Afghanistan 701 reportsMore
Thu, 19 Dec 2019 (GMT)
19 Dec 2019 15:25:59 GMT
5.3

10 km
(181 km) Off S. Coast of Northwest Africa (São Tomé & Príncipe) 16 reportsMore
19 Dec 2019 12:39:11 GMT
2019-12-19 06:39:11 -06:00
5.1

35 km
(104 km) 57km SSW of La Gomera, Guatemala 4 reportsMore
19 Dec 2019 12:35:35 GMT
5.9

59 km
(89 km) Near Coast of Guatemala 41 reportsMore
19 Dec 2019 11:55:32 GMT
5.5

193 km
Agrigan (36 km) - Mariana Islands, USA Mariana Islands (Northern Mariana Islands) More
19 Dec 2019 04:49:38 GMT
5.6

610 km
(433 km) South of Fiji Islands More
Wed, 18 Dec 2019 (GMT)
18 Dec 2019 22:11:06 GMT
5.1

74 km
(83 km) New Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea) More
18 Dec 2019 21:52:04 GMT
2019-12-18 12:52:04 -09:00
5.1

1.9 km
(191 km) 113km W of Gustavus, Alaska (USA) 15 reportsMore
18 Dec 2019 04:44:16 GMT
5.4

10 km
(1377 km) Southeast of Easter Island More
18 Dec 2019 01:56:40 GMT
5.9

33 km
(107 km) New Zealand 4 reportsMore
18 Dec 2019 00:32:19 GMT
5.7

5 km
(517 km) New Zealand 1 reportMore
Tue, 17 Dec 2019 (GMT)
17 Dec 2019 23:35:11 GMT
5.1

10 km
(171 km) Ryukyu Islands, Japan More
17 Dec 2019 20:23:05 GMT
5.2

40 km
(90 km) Southeast of Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) More
17 Dec 2019 20:18:07 GMT
5.2

10 km
(44 km) Mindanao, Philippines 89 reportsMore
17 Dec 2019 02:04:07 GMT
5.1

615 km
(244 km) New Zealand (Fiji) 2 reportsMore
Mon, 16 Dec 2019 (GMT)
16 Dec 2019 16:46:52 GMT
5.4

118 km
(122 km) Solomon Islands 2 reportsMore
16 Dec 2019 14:49:16 GMT
5.5

45 km
(101 km) Southern Sumatra, Indonesia 18 reportsMore
Sun, 15 Dec 2019 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
15 Dec 2019 15:11:03 GMT
2019-12-15 06:11:03 -09:00
5.1

10 km
(631 km) Pacific-Antarctic Ridge More
15 Dec 2019 14:09:11 GMT
5.3

112 km
(41 km) Halmahera, Indonesia 7 reportsMore
15 Dec 2019 12:38:54 GMT
5.2

13 km
(42 km) Mindanao, Philippines 13 reportsMore
15 Dec 2019 12:36:30 GMT
5.5

10 km
(33 km) Mindanao, Philippines 3 reportsMore
15 Dec 2019 07:09:21 GMT
5.7

10 km
(48 km) Mindanao, Philippines 24 reportsMore
15 Dec 2019 06:11:51 GMT
6.7

29 km
(35 km) Mindanao, Philippines 546 reportsMore
Sat, 14 Dec 2019 (GMT)
14 Dec 2019 04:57:36 GMT
6.0

10 km
Gaua (16 km) - Vanuatu Vanuatu Islands 4 reportsMore
Fri, 13 Dec 2019 (GMT)
13 Dec 2019 17:04:51 GMT
5.1

10 km
(31 km) Halmahera, Indonesia 2 reportsMore
13 Dec 2019 14:23:00 GMT
13 de diciembre del 2019 8:23 am
5.1

15 km
(103 km) 43 km al Oeste de Cabo Velas, Guanacaste. (Costa Rica) 8 reportsMore
13 Dec 2019 12:43:17 GMT
5.1

160 km
(44 km) Banda Sea (Indonesia) 3 reportsMore
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 (GMT)
11 Dec 2019 10:12:08 GMT
5.1

47 km
(41 km) Kuril Islands (Russia) More
11 Dec 2019 09:39:08 GMT
5.2

45 km
(157 km) Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan 6 reportsMore
11 Dec 2019 01:34:25 GMT
2019-12-11 12:34:25 +11:00
5.1

10 km
(120 km) 99km SSW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu 4 reportsMore
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 (GMT)
10 Dec 2019 21:58:28 GMT
5.4

80 km
(150 km) Crete, Greece 175 reportsMore
10 Dec 2019 17:29:00 GMT
5.1

10 km
(169 km) Southeast of Honshu, Japan More
10 Dec 2019 17:05:02 GMT
5.8

10 km
(151 km) Southeast of Honshu, Japan More
10 Dec 2019 08:40:42 GMT
5.7

10 km
(128 km) Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) 5 reportsMore
Mon, 9 Dec 2019 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
9 Dec 2019 23:58:01 GMT
5.3

29 km
(151 km) New Zealand 6 reportsMore
9 Dec 2019 22:36:31 GMT
5.5

10 km
(416 km) Reykjanes Ridge More
9 Dec 2019 17:59:49 GMT
5.7

10 km
(408 km) Southwest of Africa 1 reportMore
9 Dec 2019 09:11:16 GMT
5.2

47 km
(42 km) Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) More
9 Dec 2019 06:31:00 GMT
08 de diciembre del 2019 12:31 pm
5.5

26 km
(104 km) 29 km al Sur de Tamarindo, Guanacaste. (Costa Rica) 3 reportsMore
9 Dec 2019 05:37:46 GMT
5.1

515 km
(254 km) Fiji Islands Region More
Fri, 6 Dec 2019 (GMT)
6 Dec 2019 15:42:44 GMT
2019-12-06 03:42:44 -12:00
5.7

10 km
(84 km) 173km NW of Hihifo, Tonga More
6 Dec 2019 13:04:46 GMT
2019-12-06 01:04:46 -12:00
6.0

10 km
(78 km) 164km WNW of Hihifo, Tonga More
6 Dec 2019 10:24:38 GMT
5.3

10 km
(128 km) South Sandwich Islands Region, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands More
Thu, 5 Dec 2019 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
5 Dec 2019 16:24:20 GMT
5.2
(83 km) Near Coast of Guatemala 1 reportMore
5 Dec 2019 15:11:43 GMT
5.1

14 km
(107 km) Off Coast of Chiapas, Mexico (Guatemala) 1 reportMore
5 Dec 2019 14:35:18 GMT
5.1

10 km
(77 km) Kuril Islands (Russia) More
5 Dec 2019 12:24:40 GMT
5.6

10 km
(163 km) Mindanao, Philippines (Indonesia) 43 reportsMore
5 Dec 2019 03:23:20 GMT
5.1

48 km
(347 km) Central Peru 51 reportsMore
5 Dec 2019 02:03:20 GMT
5.5

47 km
(71 km) Kuril Islands (Russia) 1 reportMore
Wed, 4 Dec 2019 (GMT)
4 Dec 2019 20:10:03 GMT
6.0

264 km
(46 km) Vanuatu Islands 3 reportsMore
4 Dec 2019 15:10:49 GMT
5.1

37 km
(158 km) Solomon Islands More
4 Dec 2019 01:38:58 GMT
5.3

53 km
(59 km) Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan 17 reportsMore
4 Dec 2019 00:23:03 GMT
5.3

327 km
Havre Seamount (13 km) - Kermandec Islands New Zealand More
Tue, 3 Dec 2019 (GMT) (6 earthquakes)
3 Dec 2019 23:25:08 GMT
5.5

10 km
(141 km) Kuril Islands (Russia) 1 reportMore
3 Dec 2019 22:23:23 GMT
5.2

84 km
(159 km) New Ireland Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) 1 reportMore
3 Dec 2019 10:52:27 GMT
5.1

45 km
(110 km) Northern Molucca Sea (Indonesia) 1 reportMore
3 Dec 2019 08:46:35 GMT
6.1

39 km
(150 km) Near Coast of Northern Chile (Peru) 27 reportsMore
3 Dec 2019 07:29:30 GMT
5.3

10 km
(234 km) Near Coast of Northern Chile 5 reportsMore
3 Dec 2019 04:41:44 GMT
5.3

1 km
(81 km) Bougainville Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea) More
Mon, 2 Dec 2019 (GMT)
2 Dec 2019 05:01:54 GMT
2019-12-01 19:01:54 -10:00
6.0

27 km
(93 km) 60km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (USA) 5 reportsMore
Sun, 1 Dec 2019 (GMT)
1 Dec 2019 21:22:45 GMT
5.1

91 km
(218 km) Solomon Islands More
1 Dec 2019 05:48:35 GMT
5.1

10 km
(2265 km) Chagos Archipelago Region (British Indian Ocean Territory) 2 reportsMore
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.3 x 1015 joules (637 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5.5 x 105 tons of TNT or 34.3 atomic bombs!) More info

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