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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Friday, 21 Sep 2018

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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Friday, 21 Sep 2018
List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Friday, 21 Sep 2018

#1: M 5.7 GALAPAGOS ISLANDS REGION

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 12:49
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#2: M 5.2 Fiji Islands Region

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 03:41
Hypocenter depth: 654.0 km
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#3: M 4.9 78km E of Lakatoro, Vanuatu

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 00:25
Hypocenter depth: 49.6 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-21 11:25:42 +11:00
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#4: M 4.8 South of the Fiji Islands

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 16:07
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-21 04:07:04 -12:00
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#5: M 4.8 Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 23:20
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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#6: M 4.4 66km E of Nemuro, Japan

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 17:18
Hypocenter depth: 69.4 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-22 03:18:28 +10:00
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#7: M 4.3 12 km al NE de Ralco

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 08:23
Hypocenter depth: 108.9 km
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#8: M 4.3 86km SSW of Masachapa, Nicaragua

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 09:32
Hypocenter depth: 40.4 km
Local time at epicenter: 2018-09-21 03:32:15 -06:00
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#9: M 4.3 OFFSHORE MICHOACAN, MEXICO

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 16:38
Hypocenter depth: 12.0 km
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#10: M 4.1 Peru

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 02:30
Hypocenter depth: 19.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 20/09/2018 21:30:42
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#11: M 4.1 OFFSHORE MICHOACAN, MEXICO

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 17:17
Hypocenter depth: 16.0 km
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#12: M 4.0 OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 12:04
Hypocenter depth: 16.0 km
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#13: M 4.0 OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 21:25
Hypocenter depth: 27.0 km
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#14: M 3.7 New Zealand

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 03:53
Hypocenter depth: 39.0 km
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#15: M 3.7 New Zealand

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 06:32
Hypocenter depth: 135.1 km
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#16: M 3.7 Lombok Utara (3 MMI)

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 07:54
Hypocenter depth: 16.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 21/09/2018 14:54:35 WIB
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#17: M 3.7 Lombok Utara dan Mataram (2 MMI)

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 14:43
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 21/09/2018 21:43:28 WIB
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#18: M 3.6 MEDITERRANEAN SEA

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 00:27
Hypocenter depth: 5.0 km
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#19: M 3.6 11 km al Noreste de Quepos.

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 06:58
Hypocenter depth: 53.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 20 de septiembre del 2018 12:58 pm
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#20: M 3.6 NEAR COAST OF ECUADOR

Time (UTC): Friday, 21 Sep 2018 10:29
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
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