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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2016

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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2016
List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes in May 2016

#1: M 7.1 South Sandwich Islands Region

Time (UTC): Saturday, 28 May 2016 09:47
Hypocenter depth: 75.0 km
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#2: M 6.8 Near Coast of Ecuador

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 18 May 2016 16:46
Hypocenter depth: 29.0 km
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#3: M 6.6 161km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji

Time (UTC): Saturday, 28 May 2016 05:38
Hypocenter depth: 416.8 km
Local time at epicenter: 2016-05-27 17:38:51 -12:00
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#4: M 6.6 Near Coast of Ecuador

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 18 May 2016 07:57
Hypocenter depth: 22.0 km
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#5: M 6.4 Fiji Islands Region

Time (UTC): Friday, 27 May 2016 04:08
Hypocenter depth: 565.0 km
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#6: M 6.3 Taiwan Region

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 31 May 2016 05:23
Hypocenter depth: 250.0 km
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#7: M 6.0 Northern Territory, Australia

Time (UTC): Friday, 20 May 2016 18:14
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#8: M 5.9 Kuril Islands

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 31 May 2016 10:03
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#9: M 5.9 SOUTHEAST OF RYUKYU ISLANDS

Time (UTC): Friday, 27 May 2016 03:44
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#10: M 5.9 SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS

Time (UTC): Monday, 16 May 2016 00:41
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#11: M 5.9 OAXACA, MEXICO

Time (UTC): Sunday, 8 May 2016 07:34
Hypocenter depth: 30.0 km
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#12: M 5.8 NORTHERN EAST PACIFIC RISE

Time (UTC): Saturday, 14 May 2016 18:21
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#13: M 5.8 Taiwan

Time (UTC): Thursday, 12 May 2016 03:17
Hypocenter depth: 13.0 km
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#14: M 5.7 91km S of Chignik Lake, Alaska

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 31 May 2016 20:51
Hypocenter depth: 38.8 km
Local time at epicenter: 2016-05-31 09:51:22 -11:00
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#15: M 5.7 Vanuatu Islands

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 4 May 2016 14:36
Hypocenter depth: 35.0 km
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#16: M 5.7 Kuril Islands

Time (UTC): Tuesday, 3 May 2016 00:00
Hypocenter depth: 61.0 km
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#17: M 5.7 Southern Sumatra, Indonesia

Time (UTC): Monday, 2 May 2016 04:21
Hypocenter depth: 125.0 km
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#18: M 5.6 KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND

Time (UTC): Monday, 30 May 2016 07:14
Hypocenter depth: 50.0 km
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#19: M 5.6 Near Coast of Ecuador

Time (UTC): Wednesday, 18 May 2016 08:00
Hypocenter depth: 0.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2016/05/18 03:00:43
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#20: M 5.6 South of Fiji Islands

Time (UTC): Friday, 13 May 2016 12:57
Hypocenter depth: 512.0 km
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