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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Saturday, 15 Sep 2018

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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Saturday, 15 Sep 2018
List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Saturday, 15 Sep 2018

#1: M 5.8 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 08:32
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#2: M 5.5 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 00:08
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#3: M 5.5 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 04:40
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#4: M 5.5 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 08:05
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#5: M 5.5 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 16:24
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#6: M 5.5 Peru

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 20:13
Hypocenter depth: 35.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 15/09/2018 15:13:13
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#7: M 5.3 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 15:38
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#8: M 5.3 Kuril Islands

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 15:40
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#9: M 5.1 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 08:19
Hypocenter depth: 0.0 km
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#10: M 5.1 Pacific-Antarctic Ridge

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 12:42
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-15 03:42:18 -09:00
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#11: M 5.1 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 13:53
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#12: M 5.1 Fiji Islands Region

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 23:10
Hypocenter depth: 519.0 km
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#13: M 5.0 Southeast of Loyalty Islands

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 00:40
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#14: M 5.0 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 04:14
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#15: M 5.0 Mariana Islands Region

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 10:45
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#16: M 4.9 Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 04:52
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#17: M 4.9 162km E of Nago, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 04:54
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-15 13:54:38 +09:00
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#18: M 4.8 159km E of Nago, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 01:48
Hypocenter depth: 31.4 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-15 10:48:32 +09:00
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#19: M 4.8 167km E of Nago, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 05:38
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-15 14:38:38 +09:00
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#20: M 4.8 Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan

Time (UTC): Saturday, 15 Sep 2018 18:39
Hypocenter depth: 70.0 km
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