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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2015

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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2015
List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2015

#1: M 7.7 Bonin Islands, Japan Region

Time (UTC): Saturday, 30 May 2015 11:23
Hypocenter depth: 695.0 km
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#2: M 7.4 New Britain Region, P.N.G.

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 5 May 2015 01:44
Hypocenter depth: 37.0 km
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#3: M 7.2 Nepal

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 12 May 2015 07:05
Hypocenter depth: 15.0 km
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#4: M 7.0 Solomon Islands

Time (UTC): Thursday, 7 May 2015 07:10
Hypocenter depth: 16.0 km
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#5: M 6.9 204km ESE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands

Time (UTC): Friday, 22 May 2015 21:45
Hypocenter depth: 9.9 km
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, May 23, 2015 08:45:19
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#6: M 6.8 Solomon Islands

Time (UTC): Friday, 22 May 2015 23:59
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#7: M 6.8 184km W of Lata, Solomon Islands

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 20 May 2015 22:48
Hypocenter depth: 12.0 km
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, May 21, 2015 09:48:53
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#8: M 6.8 Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 12 May 2015 21:13
Hypocenter depth: 53.0 km
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#9: M 6.7 111km NNW of Chirikof Island, Alaska

Time (UTC): Friday, 29 May 2015 07:00
Hypocenter depth: 55.6 km
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, May 28, 2015 21:00:09
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#10: M 6.7 New Britain Region, P.N.G.

Time (UTC): Friday, 1 May 2015 08:06
Hypocenter depth: 68.0 km
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#11: M 6.6 Pacific Antarctic Ridge

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 19 May 2015 15:25
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#12: M 6.3 Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Time (UTC): Sunday, 24 May 2015 04:53
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, May 24, 2015 03:53:22
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#13: M 6.2 Southeast of Honshu, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 30 May 2015 18:49
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#14: M 6.2 Fiji Islands Region

Time (UTC): Sunday, 24 May 2015 14:39
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#15: M 6.2 Banda Sea

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 12 May 2015 07:22
Hypocenter depth: 145.0 km
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#16: M 6.1 Nepal

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 12 May 2015 07:36
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#17: M 6.0 Tonga Islands

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 20 May 2015 00:30
Hypocenter depth: 185.0 km
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#18: M 5.9 Tonga Islands

Time (UTC): Saturday, 30 May 2015 17:18
Hypocenter depth: 69.0 km
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#19: M 5.9 Southern Sumatra, Indonesia

Time (UTC): Friday, 15 May 2015 20:26
Hypocenter depth: 157.0 km
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#20: M 5.9 Southeast of Honshu, Japan

Time (UTC): Sunday, 10 May 2015 21:25
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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