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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Monday, 8 Jan 2018

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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Monday,  8 Jan 2018
List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Monday, 8 Jan 2018

#1: M 5.3 Northern Colombia

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 12:58
Hypocenter depth: 138.0 km
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#2: M 5.2 Northern Molucca Sea

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 14:09
Hypocenter depth: 1.0 km
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#3: M 5.0 Fiji Islands Region

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 23:59
Hypocenter depth: 544.0 km
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#4: M 4.8 Northern Molucca Sea

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 14:09
Hypocenter depth: 51.0 km
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#5: M 4.8 GALAPAGOS ISLANDS REGION

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 17:38
Hypocenter depth: 40.0 km
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#6: M 4.8 south of the Fiji Islands

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 22:56
Hypocenter depth: 512.5 km
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#7: M 4.7 108km W of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 14:41
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#8: M 4.6 4.6 SIMEULUE, INDONESIA

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 15:51
Hypocenter depth: 26.0 km
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#9: M 4.6 22km SSE of Yanai, Japan

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 20:52
Hypocenter depth: 60.6 km
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#10: M 4.5 13km SW of El Affroun, Algeria

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 16:20
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#11: M 4.5 New Zealand

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 19:59
Hypocenter depth: 58.7 km
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#12: M 4.4 13km SW of Gharm, Tajikistan

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 07:22
Hypocenter depth: 42.7 km
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#13: M 4.4 141km NW of Ishikawa, Japan

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 15:31
Hypocenter depth: 149.9 km
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#14: M 4.3 OAXACA, MEXICO

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 05:02
Hypocenter depth: 46.0 km
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#15: M 4.3 TURKMENISTAN

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 09:30
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#16: M 4.3 RED SEA

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 15:07
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#17: M 4.3 27km WSW of Mugur-Aksy, Russia

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 20:11
Hypocenter depth: 15.1 km
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#18: M 4.3 KOMANDORSKIYE OSTROVA REGION

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 22:46
Hypocenter depth: 32.0 km
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#19: M 4.3 42km WNW of Son La, Vietnam

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 23:21
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#20: M 4.2 OFF COAST OF OAXACA, MEXICO

Time (UTC): Monday, 8 Jan 2018 12:44
Hypocenter depth: 16.0 km
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