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List, maps and statistics of the 20 largest earthquakes on Wednesday, August 17th, 2022

updated: 25 Sep 11:51 -
Top 20 earthquakes worldwide, Aug 17, 2022
Top 20 earthquakes worldwide, Aug 17, 2022

#1: M 5.6 256 Km SSE of Katsuura, Japan -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 04:24
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km

#2: M 5.5 Indonesia: 170 Km N of Metinaro, Timor Leste -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 12:56
Hypocenter depth: 488.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 8:56 pm (GMT +8)

#3: M 5.0 153 Km SW of Akhiok, Alaska -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 02:00
Hypocenter depth: 33.2 km


#4: M 5.0 New Zealand -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 19:04
Hypocenter depth: 33.0 km

#5: M 4.9 182 Km WNW of Sorong, Indonesia -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 16:11
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 18 Aug 1:11 am (GMT +9)

#6: M 4.9 Philippines: 002 Km S 41° W of Socorro (Surigao Del Norte) -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 09:35
Hypocenter depth: 127.2 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 5:35 pm (GMT +8)

#7: M 4.8 169 Km SE of Kuril’sk, Russia -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 13:25
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 11:25 pm (GMT +10)

#8: M 4.8 47 Km WNW of Bahía De Caráquez, Ecuador -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 17:50
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km

#9: M 4.7 Russia: Kuril Islands -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 09:38
Hypocenter depth: 74.5 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 7:38 pm (GMT +10)

#10: M 4.6 105 Km SSW of Pagar Alam, Indonesia -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 05:38
Hypocenter depth: 61.6 km

#11: M 4.6 Off Coast of Ecuador, A 76.13 Km De Bahia De Caraquez -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 07:09
Hypocenter depth: 28.3 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 2:09 am (GMT -5)

#12: M 4.6 Near Coast of Nicaragua -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 23:31
Hypocenter depth: 35.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 5:31 pm (GMT -6)

#13: M 4.5 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 15:55
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 18 Aug 12:55 am (GMT +9)

#14: M 4.4 145 Km WSW of Gorontalo, Indonesia -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 13:34
Hypocenter depth: 209.9 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 9:34 pm (GMT +8)

#15: M 4.4 92 Km SW of Ambon, Indonesia -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 00:44
Hypocenter depth: 250.1 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 9:44 am (GMT +9)

#16: M 4.4 Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 17:10
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 3:10 pm (GMT -2)

#17: M 4.4 NIAS REGION, INDONESIA -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 18:31
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 18 Aug 12:31 am (GMT +6)

#18: M 4.4 Indonesia: Di Laut 53 Km Timur Laut Sarmi -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 12:01
Hypocenter depth: 7.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 17/08/2022 19:01:14 WIB

#19: M 4.3 253 Km SSE of Katsuura, Japan -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 12:17
Hypocenter depth: 10.0 km
Local time at epicenter: 17 Aug 9:17 pm (GMT +9)

#20: M 4.2 St. Kitts & Nevis: 23 Km SSW of Trinity, Saint Kitts And Nevis -

Time (GMT): Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022 17:16
Hypocenter depth: 155.6 km

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