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Earthquakes Today: list and maps of the 20 largest earthquakes during the past 24 hours

updated: 17 Feb 16:40 || yesterday | past month | this month so far | Quake statistics
Earthquakes Today: list and maps of the 20 largest earthquakes during the past 24 hours
Earthquakes Today: list and maps of the 20 largest earthquakes during the past 24 hours

#1: M 5.9 New Zealand

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 00:28
Hypocenter depth: 230.3 km
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#2: M 5.5 South Sandwich Islands Region

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 05:10
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#3: M 5.3 Chile-Bolivia Border Region

Time (UTC): Sunday, 16 Feb 2020 22:05
Hypocenter depth: 112.0 km
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#4: M 5.2 Bonin Islands, Japan Region

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 12:54
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#5: M 4.8 Java, Indonesia

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 12:11
Hypocenter depth: 18.0 km
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#6: M 4.7 Azores-cabo De San Vicente

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 14:20
Hypocenter depth: 5.0 km
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#7: M 4.7 114km SSE of King Salmon, Alaska (USA)

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 09:18
Hypocenter depth: 98.9 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-17 00:18:06 -09:00
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#8: M 4.7 66km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (USA)

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 03:33
Hypocenter depth: 35.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-16 15:33:15 -12:00
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#9: M 4.7 19km N of Taron, Papua New Guinea

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 03:54
Hypocenter depth: 21.9 km
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-17 13:54:30 +10:00
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#10: M 4.6 Irian Jaya, Indonesia

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 13:50
Hypocenter depth: 169.0 km
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#11: M 4.6 Azores-cabo De San Vicente

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 14:20
Hypocenter depth: 38.0 km
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#12: M 4.6 Banda Sea (Indonesia)

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 15:07
Hypocenter depth: 176.0 km
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#13: M 4.6 Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 03:40
Hypocenter depth: 35.0 km
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#14: M 4.5 New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 03:55
Hypocenter depth: 192.0 km
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#15: M 4.5 Mindanao, Philippines

Time (UTC): Sunday, 16 Feb 2020 18:07
Hypocenter depth: 69.0 km
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#16: M 4.4 Eastern Turkey

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 11:42
Hypocenter depth: 4.0 km
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#17: M 4.4 Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi (Indonesia)

Time (UTC): Sunday, 16 Feb 2020 22:23
Hypocenter depth: 476.0 km
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#18: M 4.4 Banda Sea (Indonesia)

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 01:13
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#19: M 4.3 Eastern Kazakhstan

Time (UTC): Monday, 17 Feb 2020 01:52
Hypocenter depth: 6.0 km
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#20: M 4.3 Ne Rich.mac (Morocco)

Time (UTC): Sunday, 16 Feb 2020 21:56
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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