Significant Earthquakes of the World

2007

                                                                                                           June 10, 2008

                                          SIGNIFICANT EARTHQUAKES OF THE WORLD, 2007


Earthquakes of magnitude 6.5 or greater or ones that caused fatalities, injuries or substantial damage.
   BRK--Berkeley.  PAS--Pasadena.  


 DATE  ORIGIN TIME      GEOGRAPHIC       DEPTH  MAG   SD  NO.           REGION, ADDITIONAL MAGNITUDES AND COMMENTS
 UTC       UTC         COORDINATES                        STA
        HR MN SEC     LAT       LONG                      USED

JAN 13  04 23 21.1  46.243 N  154.524 E   10 G  8.1  1.1  606  EAST OF THE KURIL ISLANDS. MW 8.1 (GCMT), 7.9 (GS), 8.0 (OBN). mb    
                                                                7.3 (GS). MS 8.2 (GS). ME 8.2 (GS). Mo 7.8*10**20 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.8*10**21 Nm (GCMT), 2.8*10**21 Nm (PPT), 1.2*10**21 Nm (OBN). 
                                                                Es 4.2*10**16 Nm (GS). Felt (VI) on Paramushir; (V) on Iturup 
                                                                and Kunashir; (III) on Shikotan. Felt (IV) at Petropavlovsk-
                                                                Kamchatskiy. Felt (IV) at Misawa and (II) at Tokyo, Japan. Also 
                                                                felt in parts of Hokkaido and northern Honshu. Recorded (3 JMA) 
                                                                in eastern Hokkaido and in the Shizunai area; (2 JMA) throughout 
                                                                southern Hokkaido and in the Sarufutsu area, Hokkaido. Also 
                                                                recorded (3 JMA) in Aomori, Iwate and Miyagi; (2 JMA) in Akita, 
                                                                Fukushima and Yamagata; (1 JMA) in Hyogo, Ibaraki, Kanagawa, 
                                                                Nagano, Saitama, Tochigi and Tokyo Prefectures, Honshu. Tsunami 
                                                                wave heights in centimeters (peak-to-trough) were recorded at 
                                                                the following tide stations: 10 at Hana-saki, Japan; 4 at Adak 
                                                                and 32 on Shemya Island, Alaska; 33 at Arena Cove, 37 at 
                                                                Crescent City and 20 at Port San Luis, California; 12 at Hilo, 
                                                                14 at Kahului and 9 at Nawiliwili, Hawaii; 27 at Port Orford, 
                                                                Oregon; 18 on Midway Island; 9 on Wake Island.

JAN 21  07 38 57.0& 39.592 N   42.863 E    3    5.2       262  EASTERN TURKEY. <ISK>. MW 5.2 (GCMT). mb 5.1 (GS). ML 5.0 (ISK).    
                                                                Mo 6.7*10**16 Nm (GCMT). Two people slightly injured. Some old 
                                                                houses slightly damaged in at least seven villages in Agri. Felt 
                                                                in the Agri area.

JAN 21  11 27 45.0   1.065 N  126.282 E   22 G  7.5  1.2  570  MOLUCCA SEA. MW 7.5 (GCMT), 7.3 (GS), 7.4 (OBN). mb 6.7 (GS). MS    
                                                                7.3 (GS). ME 7.5 (GS). Mo 2.0*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 1.1*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 3.7*10**20 Nm (PPT), 1.5*10**20 Nm (OBN). Es 4.1*10**15 Nm 
                                                                (GS). One person died of a heart attack, 3 others killed, 4 
                                                                others injured and minor damage to some buildings at Manado, 
                                                                Sulawesi, Indonesia. Felt (VI) on Ternate and (IV) in southern 
                                                                Halmahera. Also felt (VI) at Bitung and Tondano, (V) at 
                                                                Kotamobagu and (IV) at Gorontalo, Sulawesi.

JAN 30  04 54 50.5  54.740 S  146.298 E   11 G  6.9  1.4  388  WEST OF MACQUARIE ISLAND. MW 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS). mb 6.2 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.9 (GS). ME 7.5 (GS). Mo 2.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.0*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 2.5*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 4.4*10**15 Nm (GS).

JAN 30  21 37 44.3  20.980 N  144.705 E   20 G  6.6  0.9  418  MAUG ISLANDS REG., NORTHERN MARIANA ISL. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 9.2*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                7.6*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 4.3*10**14 Nm (GS).

JAN 31  03 15 52.2  29.776 S  178.002 W   34 G  6.5  0.9  493  KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS). mb 6.1    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 7.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                4.4*10**18 Nm (GS), 9.2*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 4.0*10**13 Nm (GS).

FEB 20  08 04 25.2   1.034 S  126.976 E   12 G  6.7  1.1  253  KEPULAUAN SULA, INDONESIA. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS). mb 6.2 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo 7.9*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.5*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.6*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.8*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Labuha and Sanana; (III) on Ternate; (II) on Ambon and at Bitung.

MAR 06  03 49 38.9   0.493 S  100.498 E   19 G  6.4  1.2  306  SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 6.4 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS). mb 5.9    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). Mo 5.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                3.7*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 7.5*10**14 Nm (GS). At least 67 people 
                                                                killed, 826 injured and 43,719 houses damaged or destroyed 
                                                                (VIII) in the Bukittinggi-Payakumbuh-Solok area. Felt (V) at 
                                                                Padang, (IV) at Pekanbaru and (III) at Duri, Jambi and in 
                                                                Kepulauan Riau. Felt at Dumai and Padangsidempuan. Also felt 
                                                                (IV) at Johor Bahru; (III) at Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, 
                                                                Sekudai, Shah Alam and Subang Jaya; (II) at Klang, Malaysia. 
                                                                Felt at Bandar, Baru, Batu Pahat, Bukit Baru, Jenjarum, Kajang, 
                                                                Kampung Sungai Tinggi, Melaka, Parit Raja, Pasir Gudang, Pontian 
                                                                Kecil, Salak and Seremban, Malaysia. Felt (III) in Singapore.

MAR 06  05 49 25.4   0.488 S  100.530 E   11 G  6.3  1.0  392  SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 6.3 (GCMT), 6.1 (GS). mb 5.9    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo 3.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.8*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 2.0*10**14 Nm (GS). Casualties and damage 
                                                                are included with the event at 03:49 UTC. Felt (VI) at Padang, 
                                                                (IV) at Duri, (III) at Pekanbaru and (II) at Medan. Felt at 
                                                                Padangpanjang and Selatpanjang. Also felt (III) at Kuala Lumpur, 
                                                                Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam and Subang Jaya, Malaysia. Felt at Air 
                                                                Keruh, Banting, Batu Pahat, Johor Bahru, Klang, Muar, Port 
                                                                Dickson, Sekudai and Sungai Besar, Malaysia. Felt (III) in 
                                                                Singapore.

MAR 06  13 05 12.1   2.082 N   76.495 W   43    5.2  1.0  132  COLOMBIA. MW 5.2 (GCMT). mb 5.0 (GS). MS 5.0 (GS). Mo 7.5*10**16    
                                                                Nm (GCMT). At least 7 people injured in Cauca and 2 in Sotara. 
                                                                One building destroyed and 7 damaged in Purace; one building 
                                                                destroyed and 17 damaged in Sierra Cauca; six buildings 
                                                                destroyed and 38 damaged in Sotara; one building damaged in 
                                                                Timbio. Felt at Cali and Popayan.

MAR 06  22 32 06.8& 33.490 N   48.930 E   16    4.7       158  WESTERN IRAN. <TEH>. mb 4.7 (GS). mbLg 4.8 (TEH). Thirty-five    
                                                                people injured and buildings damaged at Dorud.

MAR 25  00 40 01.6  20.617 S  169.357 E   34 G  7.1  1.0  426  VANUATU. MW 7.1 (GS), 7.1 (GCMT). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME    
                                                                6.8 (GS). Mo 6.2*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 5.5*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                8.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.4*10**14 Nm (GS). A tsunami was 
                                                                generated with maximum recorded wave heights (peak-to-trough) of 
                                                                16 cm at Port-Vila, Vanuatu and 4 cm at Honiara, Solomon 
                                                                Islands. Felt (III) at Port-Vila. Felt (III) at Mont-Dore, New 
                                                                Caledonia. Also felt at Noumea and Yate, New Caledonia.

MAR 25  00 41 57.8  37.336 N  136.588 E    8 G  6.7  0.8  493  NEAR THE WEST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS),    
                                                                6.7 (NIED), 6.7 (OBN). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.8 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). Mo 
                                                                9.1*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 6.8*10**19 Nm (PPT), 
                                                                1.4*10**19 Nm (NIED), 1.2*10**19 Nm (OBN). Es 1.1*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). At least one person killed and 359 injured and more than 
                                                                13,556 houses destroyed. More than 60 landslides occurred on and 
                                                                near the Noto-hanto. Roads damaged and cracks occurred in the 
                                                                landing field of Noto airport. Train service and water supply 
                                                                were interrupted. A tsunami was generated with maximum observed 
                                                                wave heights (peak-to-trough) of 22 cm at Suzushi Nagahashi, 18 
                                                                cm at Kanazawa and 6 cm Toyama. Felt (V) at Kanazawa; (III) at 
                                                                Nagoya and Osaka; (II) at Kobe, Kyoto, Tokyo and Yokohama. 
                                                                Recorded (6U JMA) in Ishikawa Prefecture, (3 JMA) in much of 
                                                                central Honshu and (2 JMA) throughout Honshu. Also recorded (1 
                                                                JMA) in southwestern Hokkaido.

MAR 25  01 08 19.0  20.754 S  169.354 E   35 G  6.9  1.0  281  VANUATU. MW 6.9 (GCMT). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). Mo 2.7*10**19    
                                                                Nm (GCMT).

APR 01  20 39 58.7   8.466 S  157.043 E   24 G  8.1  1.3  439  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 8.1 (GCMT), 7.7 (OBN). mb 6.8 (GS). MS 7.9    
                                                                (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 1.6*10**21 Nm (GCMT), 9.1*10**20 Nm (PPT), 
                                                                4.5*10**20 Nm (OBN). Es 5.1*10**15 Nm (GS). Fifty-two people 
                                                                killed and several villages destroyed by the earthquake and 
                                                                tsunami. About 300 homes, schools and a hospital were destroyed 
                                                                at Sasamunga and about 500 houses were damaged at Gizo. Tsunami 
                                                                damage also occurred on Lefung and Taro. Two people were killed 
                                                                by landslides on Ranongga, where uplift was also observed. Felt 
                                                                (IV) at Honiara. A 3.5-meter tsunami was measured at Unumatana 
                                                                and a 2 meter tsunami was observed at Kelau, Woodlark Island, 
                                                                Papua New Guinea, where 17 houses were destroyed, a church was 
                                                                damaged and the tsunami ran inland up to 1 km. The tsunami also 
                                                                caused damage on Rossel Island and Bougainville. Tsunami wave 
                                                                heights in centimeters (peak-to-trough) were recorded at the 
                                                                following tide stations:16 at Pago Pago, American Samoa; 22 at 
                                                                Cape Ferguson, Australia; 8 at Suva, Fiji; 16 at Kwajalein, 
                                                                Marshall Islands; 14 in Midway Islands; 102 at Charleston, 76 at 
                                                                Jackson Bay and 66 at New Plymouth, New Zealand; 18 at Manus 
                                                                Island, Papua New Guinea; 14 at Nuku`alofa, Tonga; 14 at Adak, 
                                                                Alaska, USA; 20 at San Diego and 22 at Santa Monica, California, 
                                                                USA; 20 at Kahului, Hawaii, USA; and 24 at Port-Vila, Vanuatu.

APR 01  20 47 31.3   7.169 S  155.777 E   10 G  6.6  1.2  251  SOLOMON ISLANDS. mb 6.6 (GS).   

APR 01  21 11 33.1   7.306 S  155.741 E   10 G  6.9  1.1  305  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 6.9 (GCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). Mo 2.6*10**19 Nm    
                                                                (GCMT).

APR 04  11 02 29.6  20.688 S  169.056 E   10 G  6.5  1.5  170  VANUATU. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.2 (GS). mb 5.8 (GS). MS 6.2 (GS). Mo    
                                                                6.2*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 2.9*10**18 Nm (GS).

APR 15  03 19 30.3  34.807 N  136.239 E   16 D  5.1  0.7  351  WESTERN HONSHU, JAPAN. MW 5.1 (GCMT), 5.0 (NIED). mb 5.4 (GS). MS    
                                                                4.6 (GS). Mo 6.6*10**16 Nm (GCMT), 3.9*10**16 Nm (NIED). At 
                                                                least 12 people injured and 63 buildings damaged in the Mie-Nara-
                                                                Shiga area. Felt (IV) at Kyoto and (III) at Kobe, Nagoya and 
                                                                Osaka. Felt in much of west-central Honshu and in eastern 
                                                                Shikoku. Recorded (5U JMA) in Mie; (4 JMA) in Nara and Shiga; (3 
                                                                JMA) in Aichi, Fukui, Gifu, Ishikawa, Kyoto, Nagano, Osaka and 
                                                                Wakayama; (2 JMA) in Hyogo, Shizuoka, Tottori, Toyama and 
                                                                Yamanashi; (1 JMA) in Kanagawa and Okayama Prefectures. Also 
                                                                recorded (1 JMA) in Kagawa, Kochi and Tokushima Prefectures, 
                                                                Shikoku.

APR 21  17 53 46.3  45.243 S   72.648 W   37    6.2  1.0  316  AISEN, CHILE. MW 6.2 (GS), 6.2 (GCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.3 (GS).    
                                                                Mo 2.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 2.5*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.5*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). At least 3 people killed and 7 missing due to a 7.6 meter 
                                                                tsunami caused by rockslides falling into a narrow fjord near 
                                                                Puerto Aisen. Felt (VII) at Puerto Aisen and Puerto Chacabuco, 
                                                                (VI) at Coihaique, (V) at Balmaceda and (IV) at Cochrane.

APR 28  07 18 11.3  51.085 N    1.009 E   10 G  4.6  1.1  295  ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM. mb 4.6 (GS). ML 5.0 (GRF), 4.9 (CSEM),    
                                                                4.9 (LDG), 4.7 (STR), 4.3 (BGS). One person injured and some 
                                                                buildings damaged slightly in the Folkestone area. Felt (VI) at 
                                                                Folkestone; (V) at Dover: (IV) at Ashford, Canterbury and 
                                                                Hastings; (III) at Deal; (II) at London and Maidstone. Also felt 
                                                                at Boston, Broadstairs, Lincoln, Milton Keynes, Norwich, 
                                                                Ramsgate, Swindon, Tonbridge and Walsall. Felt at Outreau and 
                                                                Roubaix, France and at Wetteren, Belgium.

MAY 06  21 11 52.5  19.401 S  179.354 W  676 D  6.5  0.9  617  FIJI REGION. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS). mb 6.0 (GS). Mo 6.1*10**18    
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 5.6*10**18 Nm (GS). Felt at Neiafu, Tonga.

JUN 02  21 34 57.7  23.028 N  101.052 E    5 G  6.1  1.0  400  YUNNAN, CHINA. MW 6.1 (GS), 6.1 (GCMT). mb 5.7 (GS). MS 6.3 (GS).    
                                                                ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 1.7*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 1.5*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 
                                                                3.1*10**13 Nm (GS). Three people killed, at least 329 injured, 
                                                                rockslides blocked roads and an estimated 310 million U.S. 
                                                                dollars damage was caused in the Ning'er area. Felt (VII) at 
                                                                Simao. Also felt at Jinghong.

JUN 13  19 29 40.1  13.554 N   90.618 W   23 G  6.7  1.1  468  OFFSHORE GUATEMALA. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.5    
                                                                (GS). ME 5.9 (GS). MD 6.5 (SNET). Mo 8.0*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.6*10**13 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Some houses damaged in the Guatemala City area. Felt (VI) 
                                                                at Escuintla and San Jose; (V) at Mixco; (IV) at Antigua 
                                                                Guatemala, Palencia, Panajachel, Petapa, Quetzaltenango, Santa 
                                                                Catarina Pinula and Villa Nueva. Felt at Amatitlan, 
                                                                Chimaltenango, Chiquimulilla, Coban, El Palmar, Fraijanes, 
                                                                Iztapa, Jalapa, Jocotenango, La Esperanza, Mazatenango, Patzun, 
                                                                Retalhuleu, Salcaja, San Antonio Palopo, San Jose Pinula, San 
                                                                Lucas Sacatepequez, Sanarate, Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa, 
                                                                Santiago Atitlan, Santiago Sacatepequez, Totonicapan, and Villa 
                                                                Canales. Landslides occurred at Escuintla. Felt (V) at Antiguo 
                                                                Cuscatlan and Nueva San Salvador; (IV) at San Salvador, 
                                                                Soyapango, Tonacatepeque and Zaragoza, El Salvador. Felt at 
                                                                Acajutla, Ahuachapan, Apopa, Ilopango, La Libertad, Mejicanos, 
                                                                Nuevo Cuscatlan, Olocuilta, Opico, San Luis, Santa Rosa de Lima, 
                                                                Santo Tomas, El Salvador. Also felt at Arriaga and Tapachula, 
                                                                Mexico; Masaya, Nicaragua; Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

JUN 24  00 25 18.4* 55.645 S    2.626 W   10 G  6.5  1.5   65  SOUTHERN MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS). mb 5.7    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.1 (GS). Mo 6.7*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.0*10**18 Nm (GS).

JUN 28  02 52 10.9   7.979 S  154.635 E   18 G  6.7  1.1  419  BOUGAINVILLE REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.7 (GS), 6.7 (GCMT).    
                                                                mb 6.2 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 7.1 (GS). Mo 1.6*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.1*10**15 Nm (GS).

JUL 16  01 13 22.3  37.535 N  138.446 E   12 G  6.6  1.0  782  NEAR THE WEST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS),    
                                                                6.6 (NIED). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). Mo 6.3*10**18 
                                                                Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 9.3*10**18 Nm (NIED), 2.3*10**19 
                                                                Nm (PPT). Es 1.4*10**14 Nm (GS). Nine people killed, at least 
                                                                1,088 injured, 875 houses damaged, roads and bridges damaged and 
                                                                landslides occurred in Nagano, Niigata and Toyama Prefectures. A 
                                                                two-car train derailed on the JR Echigo Line at Kashiwazaki. A 
                                                                minor tsunami was observed on Sadoga-shima. Felt (VI) at 
                                                                Niigata; (IV) at Higashimatsuyama and Ueda; (III) at Daigo, 
                                                                Ichikawa, Tokyo, Yokohama and Yokosuka; (II) at Misawa, Nagoya 
                                                                and Tsukuba. Also felt at Aizuwakamatsu, Akita, Asaka, Atsugi, 
                                                                Chiba, Chino, Fukui, Funabashi, Furukawa, Fussa, Gifu, Hachioji, 
                                                                Hamamatsu, Hamura, Hitachinaka, Inagi, Iwaki, Iwatsuki, Joetsu, 
                                                                Kanazawa, Kariya, Kashiwa, Kawasaki, Kobe, Kodaira, Koriyama, 
                                                                Kyoto, Maebashi, Matsumoto, Muika, Murayama, Nagareyama, 
                                                                Narashino, Narita, Niitsu, Noshiro, Nyuzen, Osaka, Ryotsu, 
                                                                Ryugasaki, Sagamihara, Sakura, Sendai, Shichigahama, Shimizu, 
                                                                Shimosuwa, Shizuoka, Tachikawa, Takayama, Tatebayashi, Toda, 
                                                                Tomisato, Tsurugi, Tsuruoka, Uji, Urawa, Urayasu, Yono and 
                                                                Zushi. Recorded (6U JMA) in  Nagano and Niigata; (5L JMA) in 
                                                                Ishikawa; (4 JMA) in Fukushima, Gumma, Ibaraki, Saitama, Tochigi 
                                                                and Yamagata; (3 JMA) in Aichi, Chiba, Gifu, Kanagawa, Miyagi, 
                                                                Shizuoka, Tokyo, Toyama and Yamanashi; (2 JMA) in Akita, Fukui, 
                                                                Hyogo, Iwate, Kyoto, Mie, Nara, Osaka and Shiga; (1 JMA) in 
                                                                Aomori, Tottori and Wakayama Prefectures.

JUL 16  14 17 37.3  36.808 N  134.850 E  350 D  6.8  0.7  664  SEA OF JAPAN. MW 6.8 (GS), 6.8 (GCMT), 6.8 (NIED). mb 6.2 (GS).    
                                                                Mo 2.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.8*10**19 Nm (GS), 2.4*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (PPT), 1.8*10**19 Nm (NIED). Felt (III) at Misawa, Narita, Tokyo 
                                                                and Yokosuka; (II) at Yokohama. Felt at Ayase, Daigo, Hamura, 
                                                                Hanamaki, Haramachi, Hitachinaka, Iwaki, Kamagaya, Kashiwa, 
                                                                Kawaguchi, Kikugawa, Kodaira, Konosu, Mitaka, Nara, Niiza, 
                                                                Ofunato, Osaka, Ryugasaki, Sagamihara, Sayama, Sendai, 
                                                                Tachikawa, Tanashi, Tono, Utsunomiya, Yono, Zama and Zushi. 
                                                                Recorded (4 JMA) in the Obihiro area, (3 JMA) in south-central 
                                                                and eastern Hokkaido, (2 JMA) in much of southern Hokkaido and 
                                                                (1 JMA) in northern Hokkaido. Also recorded (3 JMA) in eastern 
                                                                Honshu, (2 JMA) in much of central and northern Honshu and (1 
                                                                JMA) in parts of southern Honshu. Also recorded (1 JMA) on 
                                                                Hachijo-jima.

JUL 21  22 44 13.5  38.936 N   70.485 E   10 G  5.2  1.0  364  TAJIKISTAN. MW 5.2 (GCMT). mb 5.6 (GS). MS 5.0 (GS). Mo    
                                                                8.3*10**16 Nm (GCMT). Three people killed in the Rasht region 
                                                                and nine killed in a related landslide in the Asht region. Felt 
                                                                at Dushanbe.

JUL 22  23 02 14.7  30.881 N   78.239 E   19    5.1  0.7  179  UTTARANCHAL, INDIA. mb 5.1 (GS). MS 4.3 (GS). Three people    
                                                                injured and buildings damaged at Uttarkashi. Buildings also 
                                                                damaged at Chamoli and Muzaffarnagar; in parts of the Dehra Dun 
                                                                District and in the Yamnotri Valley area. Rockfalls blocked 
                                                                National Highway 94 in the Dharasu-Phulchatti-Yamnotri area. 
                                                                Felt at Almora, Badaun, Bharmaur, Chakrata, Chamba, Chandigarh, 
                                                                Dehra Dun, Didihat, Gopeshwar, Gurgaon, Haridwar, Haryana, 
                                                                Karnaprayag, Kinnaur, Manali, Meerut, Mussoorie, Muzaffarnagar, 
                                                                New Tehri, Pauri, Roorkee, Shimla, Srinagar and in the Lahaul 
                                                                and Spiti District.

JUL 26  05 40 16.1   2.872 N  127.464 E   25 G  6.9  1.3  374  MOLUCCA SEA. MW 6.9 (GS), 6.9 (GCMT). mb 6.4 (GS). MS 6.8 (GS).    
                                                                ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 3.2*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.7*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                4.8*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 2.7*10**14 Nm (GS). Several people 
                                                                injured and many houses damaged in North Maluku Province, 
                                                                Indonesia. Felt (V) on Ternate; (IV) at Manado and Tobelo; (III) 
                                                                at Labuha, Indonesia. Also felt at Davao, Philippines.

AUG 01  17 08 51.4  15.595 S  167.680 E  120 G  7.2  1.1  494  VANUATU. MW 7.2 (GS), 7.2 (GCMT). mb 6.2 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo    
                                                                7.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 7.0*10**19 Nm (GS), 9.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 1.9*10**14 Nm (GS). Some buildings, roads and a bridge 
                                                                damaged (VII) at Luganville. Power outages also occurred at 
                                                                Luganville. Felt at Port-Olry.

AUG 02  02 37 42.3  47.116 N  141.798 E    5 G  6.2  1.1  429  TATAR STRAIT, RUSSIA. MW 6.2 (GS), 6.2 (GCMT). mb 5.3 (GS). MS    
                                                                6.2 (GS). Mo 2.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 2.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                6.1*10**18 Nm (PPT). At least 2 people killed, 12 injured, 1,000 
                                                                homeless, 11 buildings destroyed and 20 buildings damaged at 
                                                                Nevel'sk. Felt (III) at Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Felt at Dolinsk. A 
                                                                tsunami with recorded wave heights (peak-to-trough) of 30 cm at 
                                                                Wakkanai and 20 cm at Rumoi, Hokkaido. Recorded (2 JMA) in 
                                                                northern Hokkaido.

AUG 02  03 21 42.8  51.307 N  179.971 W   21 G  6.7  1.0  725  ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.3 (GS). Mo 1.6*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.0*10**19 Nm (GS). Es 6.1*10**13 Nm (GS).

AUG 04  22 21 53.9  46.663 N  141.772 E    9 D  4.9  0.6  203  SAKHALIN, RUSSIA. mb 4.9 (GS). Two people injured at Nevel'sk.    
                                                                Felt at Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.

AUG 08  17 05 04.9   5.859 S  107.419 E  280 G  7.5  1.1  228  JAVA, INDONESIA. MW 7.5 (GCMT), 7.4 (GS). mb 6.5 (GS). ME 7.2    
                                                                (GS). Mo 2.6*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 1.8*10**20 Nm (GS), 1.7*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Es 1.5*10**15 Nm (GS). Felt (V) at Serpong; (IV) at 
                                                                Bandung, Bekasi, Bogor, Cicurug, Depok, Jakarta, Sleman, 
                                                                Tangerang and Yogyakarta; (III) at Citeko, Kebumen, Malang and 
                                                                Pacitan; (II) at Blitar and Tretes. Felt at Baki, Banjar, 
                                                                Banjaran, Bantul, Ciawi, Cibadak, Cilacap, Cilegon, Cimanggis, 
                                                                Ciputat, Cirebon, Dayeuhkolot, Garut, Karangasem, Karawang, 
                                                                Kediri, Kuningan, Lembang, Madiun, Pelabuhanratu, Pondok Aren, 
                                                                Pondokgede, Purwokerto, Salatiga, Semarang, Sewon, Sukabumi, 
                                                                Teluknaga, Tulungagung and Weleri. Felt (IV) at Kuta; (III) at 
                                                                Denpasar and Ubud; (II) at Bali; felt at Klungkung, Bali. Felt 
                                                                (III) at Liwa and Padang; felt at Bandar Lampung, Sumatra. Also 
                                                                felt (III) at Kuala Lumpur; felt at Petaling Jaya and Sungai 
                                                                Ara, Malaysia.

AUG 15  20 22 11.1  50.322 N  177.548 W    9 G  6.5  0.9  622  ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA. MW 6.5 (GCMT). mb 6.3    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.2 (GS). ME 6.8 (GS). ML 5.9 (AEIC). Mo 6.3*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.3*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt on Adak.

AUG 15  23 40 57.8  13.386 S   76.603 W   39 G  8.0  0.9  625  NEAR THE COAST OF CENTRAL PERU. MW 8.0 (GCMT). mb 6.7 (GS). MS    
                                                                7.9 (GS). ME 7.7 (GS). Mo 1.1*10**21 Nm (GCMT), 1.4*10**21 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Es 9.1*10**15 Nm (GS). At least 514 people killed, 1,090 
                                                                injured and more than 39,700 buildings damaged or destroyed. The 
                                                                majority of the casualties and damage occurred in Chincha Alta, 
                                                                Ica and Pisco. Widespread communication and power outages 
                                                                occurred in the area. The Panamerican Highway, the Carretera 
                                                                Central and other main transport routes were heavily damaged due 
                                                                to landslides and cracks. Felt (IX) at Chincha Alta and Pisco; 
                                                                (VII) at Ica and San Vicente de Canete; (VI) at Lima; (V) at 
                                                                Cusco; (IV) at Arequipa; (III) at Trujillo. Felt at Abancay, 
                                                                Ayacucho, Cajamarca, Chaclacayo, Chillca, Chimbote, Chosica, 
                                                                Cocachacra, Huacho, Huanuco, Huaraz, Huarmey, Imperial, La 
                                                                Oroya, Lambayeque, Mala, Nazca, Nuevo Imperial, Pachacamac, 
                                                                Pucallpa, Quillabamba, San Luis, Urubamba and Viru. Felt (III) 
                                                                at Bogota, Colombia and (II) at La Serena, Chile. Also felt at 
                                                                Coquimbo and Iquique, Chile; at Guayaquil and Quito, Ecuador; at 
                                                                La Paz, Bolivia and at Manaus, Brazil. Possible earthquake 
                                                                lights observed at Lima. A tsunami with wave heights, peak-to-
                                                                trough in centimeters, was recorded at the following selected 
                                                                tide stations: 16 at Antofagasta, 36 at Arica, 23 at Caldera, 28 
                                                                at Coquimbo, 16 at Iquique, 21 in Archipielago Juan Fernandez, 
                                                                18 at San Antonio, 28 at San Felix, 35 at Talcahuano and 17 at 
                                                                Valparaiso, Chile; 27 at Galapagos Islands, Ecuador; 30 at Nuku 
                                                                Hiva Island, French Polynesia; 12 at Hanasaki and 13 at Tosa-
                                                                Shimizu, Japan; 20 at Acapulco, Mexico; 30 at Chatham Island, 13 
                                                                at Green Island, 25 at Kaikoura, 17 at Lyttelton, 22 at Sumner 
                                                                Head and 26 at Tinaru, New Zealand; 100 at Callao and La Punta, 
                                                                Peru; 13 at Apia, Samoa; 14 at Port-Vila, Vanuatu; 10 at Dutch 
                                                                Harbor, Alaska; 12 at Crescent City, California; 33 at Hilo, 28 
                                                                at Kahului and 12 at Kawaihae, Hawaii, USA.

AUG 16  08 39 28.4   9.834 S  159.465 E   15 G  6.5  1.4  382  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 6.5 (GCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.6    
                                                                (GS). Mo 6.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT). Es 1.6*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (V) 
                                                                at Honiara.

AUG 20  22 42 28.5   8.037 N   39.251 W    6 G  6.5  0.9  655  CENTRAL MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE. MW 6.5 (GCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.4    
                                                                (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). Mo 8.2*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 6.3*10**18 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 6.3*10**14 Nm (GS).

AUG 25  04 24 21.9  28.154 N   56.652 E   10 G  5.0  1.2  234  SOUTHERN IRAN. MW 5.0 (GCMT). mb 5.0 (GS). mbLg 4.7 (TEH). ML 4.5    
                                                                (THR). Mo 4.4*10**16 Nm (GCMT). At least 4 people injured in the 
                                                                Haji Abad-Orzuiyeh area. Felt at Tehran.

SEP 02  01 05 18.1  11.610 S  165.762 E   35 G  7.2  1.3  312  SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS. MW 7.2 (GCMT). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME    
                                                                6.6 (GS). Mo 9.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.1*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 
                                                                1.8*10**14 Nm (GS).

SEP 09  18 36 37.6   7.783 S  114.338 E   35 G  4.9  1.3   47  BALI SEA. MW 4.9 (GCMT). mb 4.8 (GS). Mo 2.6*10**16 Nm (GCMT). At    
                                                                least 13 people injured and buildings damaged (VI) at Situbondo.

SEP 10  01 49 11.7   2.966 N   77.963 W   15 G  6.8  0.9  653  NEAR THE WEST COAST OF COLOMBIA. MW 6.8 (GCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS    
                                                                6.7 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). Mo 1.7*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 5.2*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Es 1.2*10**14 Nm (GS). Five people injured in Narino. 
                                                                Thirty-four houses damaged at El Charco, Iscuande, La Tola and 
                                                                Mosquera. Power outages occurred at Iscuande. Liquefaction 
                                                                observed at El Charco. Felt (V) at Tumaco, (IV) at Cali and 
                                                                (III) at Bogota and Pasto. Felt at Buenaventura, Dos Quebradas, 
                                                                Ibarra, Ipiales, Jamundi, Mulatos, Olaya Herrera, Palmira, 
                                                                Pereira, Popayan and Yumbo. Felt (III) at Quito, Ecuador. Also 
                                                                felt at Cotacachi, Ibarra, Otavalo and Santo Domingo.

SEP 12  11 10 26.8   4.438 S  101.367 E   34 G  8.5  1.0  411  SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 8.5 (GCMT). mb 6.9 (GS). MS 8.5    
                                                                (GS). ME 8.2 (GS). Mo 6.7*10**21 Nm (GCMT), 7.8*10**20 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 4.0*10**16 Nm (GS). Twenty-five people killed and at least 
                                                                161 injured, 56,425 buildings damaged or destroyed and roads 
                                                                damaged in Bengkulu and Sumatera Barat. Power and telephone 
                                                                outages occurred. Felt (VI) at Bengkulu; (V) at Padang; (IV) at 
                                                                Lampung, Palembang, Pekanbaru and Sibolga; (III) at Jambi; (II) 
                                                                at Banten and Serang. Also felt at Medan. Felt (IV) at Duri and 
                                                                (III) at Jakarta, Java. Also felt at Bekasi and Kuningan. Felt 
                                                                (III) at Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya, Malaysia and in 
                                                                Singapore. Also felt at Batang Berjuntai, Batu Pahat, Gelugor, 
                                                                Johor Bahru, Kertih, Kuala Selangor, Muar, Penang, Pontian 
                                                                Kecil, Putrajaya, Sekudai and Subang Jaya, Malaysia and by 
                                                                people in high-rise buildings at Bangkok, Thailand and Male, 
                                                                Maldives. A seiche was observed in Khlong Saensaep in Bangkok, 
                                                                Thailand and sink holes which may have been caused by the 
                                                                earthquake appeared at 3 locations in Ipoh, Malaysia. A tsunami 
                                                                was generated which caused some building damage (included above) 
                                                                in the Serangai area, north of Bengkulu. Tsunami wave heights 
                                                                (in cm, peak-to-trough) were recorded at the following tide 
                                                                stations in the Indian Ocean: 24 at Cocos Island, Australia; 9 
                                                                on Diego Garcia; 227 at Padang, 52 at Cilacap, 42 at Prigi, 30 
                                                                at Sibolga, 16 at Sabang and 4.5 at Benoa, Indonesia; 8 at Lamu, 
                                                                Kenya; 23 at Hanimadu, 21 at Male and 13 at Gan, Maldives; 114 
                                                                at Rodrigues, Mauritius; 131 at Salalah and Sur Masirah, Oman; 
                                                                40 at Point La Rue, Seychelles; 60 at Colombo and at 
                                                                Trincomalee, Sri Lanka; 8 on Phuket, Thailand.

SEP 12  23 49 03.7   2.625 S  100.841 E   35 G  7.9  1.0  446  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 7.9 (GCMT). mb 6.6 (GS).    
                                                                MS 8.1 (GS). ME 7.8 (GS). Mo 8.1*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 2.0*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Es 9.5*10**15 Nm (GS). Casualties and damage are included 
                                                                with the event at 11:10 UTC. Felt (VI) at Padang and Painan; 
                                                                (IV) at Pekanbaru, Sibolga and Singkil; (III) at Duri, Sumatra. 
                                                                Felt at Curup and Dumai. Felt (III) at Jakarta, Java. Felt at 
                                                                Pondokaren. Felt (III) at Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya; (II) 
                                                                at Kuala Selangor, Malaysia. Felt at Banting, Georgetown, Johor 
                                                                Bahru, Kampong Salak Tinggi, Klang, Melaka, Shah Alam, Subang 
                                                                Jaya and Sungai Ara, Malaysia. Also felt (III) in Singapore.

SEP 13  02 30 03.3   1.689 S   99.668 E   29    6.5  1.0  409  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.5 (GCMT). mb 5.9 (GS).    
                                                                Mo 8.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT). Felt (VI) at Padang and (V) at Bengkulu 
                                                                and Padangpanjang, Sumatra.

SEP 13  03 35 28.7   2.130 S   99.627 E   22 G  7.0  1.0  537  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 7.0 (GCMT). mb 6.3 (GS).    
                                                                MS 7.2 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). Mo 4.7*10**19 Nm (GCMT). Es 7.0*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS). Casualties and damage are included with the event of 
                                                                September 12 at 11:10 UTC. Felt (III) at Bengkulu and Padang; 
                                                                (II) at Kapahiang and Padangpanjang, Sumatra. Also felt at Duri, 
                                                                Palembang and Pekanbaru. Felt (II) at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
                                                                Also felt at Johor Bahru. Felt (III) in Singapore.

SEP 20  08 31 14.4   1.999 S  100.141 E   30 G  6.7  0.9  503  SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 6.7 (GCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.8    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT). Es 5.5*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (V) at Painan; (IV) at Kerinci, Merangin and 
                                                                Padangpanjang; (III) at Kapahiang, Muaro Jambi and Padang; (II) 
                                                                at Bukittinggi. Also felt (III) in Singapore.

SEP 26  12 36 26.8   4.990 S  153.500 E   40 G  6.8  1.1  348  NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.8 (GCMT), 6.7 (GS). mb    
                                                                6.2 (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 1.7*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.5*10**19 Nm (GS), 1.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.6*10**13 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Felt at Kokopo. Also felt at Gizo, Solomon Islands.

SEP 28  01 35 51.9  21.133 S  169.373 E   10 G  6.5  1.3  503  SOUTHEAST OF THE LOYALTY ISLANDS. MW 6.5 (GS), 6.3 (GCMT). mb 6.1    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). Mo 6.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 3.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT).

SEP 28  13 38 57.8  22.013 N  142.668 E  260 G  7.5  1.0  558  VOLCANO ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION. MW 7.5 (GCMT), 7.4 (GS), 7.5    
                                                                (NIED). mb 6.7 (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 2.0*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.4*10**20 Nm (GS), 2.0*10**20 Nm (PPT), 1.9*10**20 Nm (NIED). 
                                                                Es 5.8*10**15 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Chatan and Naha, Okinawa. 
                                                                Felt (III) at Yokosuka; (II) at Tokyo and Yokohama, Honshu. 
                                                                Recorded (2 JMA) in the Chichijima-retto. Also recorded (2 JMA) 
                                                                in Chiba, Fukushima, Ibaraki, Kanagawa, Miyagi, Niigata, Saitama 
                                                                and Tokyo; (1 JMA) in Akita, Fukuoka, Gumma, Nagano, Shizuoka, 
                                                                Tochigi and Yamagata Prefectures, Honshu.

SEP 30  02 08 30.1  10.454 N  145.718 E   14 G  6.9  1.1  535  SOUTH OF THE MARIANA ISLANDS. MW 6.9 (GS), 6.9 (GCMT). mb 6.4    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). ME 7.7 (GS). Mo 3.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                2.5*10**19 Nm (GS), 2.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 7.6*10**15 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Felt (IV) at Barrigada and Hagatna; (III) at Santa Rita and 
                                                                Yigo, Guam. Also felt on Saipan.

SEP 30  05 23 34.0  49.271 S  164.115 E   10 G  7.4  1.2  499  AUCKLAND ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND REGION. MW 7.4 (GCMT), 6.9 (GS). mb    
                                                                6.4 (GS). MS 7.4 (GS). ME 7.2 (GS). Mo 3.1*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.6*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 2.6*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 1.4*10**15 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (III) at Dunedin and Invercargill on the South 
                                                                Island. Also felt at Christchurch. Felt at Te Puke on the North 
                                                                Island.

SEP 30  09 47 51.9  49.138 S  164.110 E   18 G  6.6  1.3  572  AUCKLAND ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND REGION. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS). mb    
                                                                6.6 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.8 (GS). Mo 7.6*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.6*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.2*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (III) at Dunedin, Invercargill and Queenstown on the 
                                                                South Island. Also felt at Alexandra, Balclutha and Gore.

OCT 05  07 17 52.8  25.189 S  179.459 E  509    6.5  1.0  573  SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS). mb 6.0 (GS).    
                                                                ME 5.9 (GS). Mo 6.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 5.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                3.9*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 1.6*10**13 Nm (GS).

OCT 15  12 29 34.8  44.796 S  167.553 E   18 G  6.8  1.2  338  SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND. MW 6.8 (GCMT), 6.7 (GS). mb 6.1    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.8 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). ML 6.7 (WEL). Mo 2.0*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.4*10**19 Nm (GS), 2.6*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.6*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS). Slight damage in Fiordland. Felt (V) at Invercargill; 
                                                                (IV) at Dunedin, Queenstown and Wanaka; (III) at Christchurch. 
                                                                Felt in much of the South Island and southern part of the North 
                                                                Island.

OCT 16  21 05 43.2  25.775 S  179.530 E  509 D  6.6  0.9  538  SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS). mb 6.2 (GS).    
                                                                ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 9.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 6.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                6.8*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 5.0*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt in the southern 
                                                                part of the North Island, New Zealand.

OCT 24  21 02 50.6   3.899 S  101.020 E   21 G  6.8  1.2  494  SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 6.8 (GCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.9    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 2.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 5.0*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Argamakmur, Lais, Muaraaman 
                                                                and Mukomuko; (III) at Kapahiang. Also felt at Bengkulu, Jakarta 
                                                                and in Singapore.

OCT 26  06 50 06.6  35.304 N   76.753 E   10 G  5.2  1.2  228  NORTHWESTERN KASHMIR. MW 5.2 (GCMT). mb 5.3 (GS). MS 4.8 (GS). Mo    
                                                                6.7*10**16 Nm (GCMT). One person killed and landslides injured 
                                                                at least 12 people in Ghanche. Felt in Ladakh.

OCT 31  03 30 15.9  18.900 N  145.388 E  207 G  7.2  1.1  461  PAGAN REGION, NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS. MW 7.2 (GS), 7.2 (GCMT).    
                                                                mb 6.2 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 9.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 7.2*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 8.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 2.7*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) on 
                                                                Tinian and (III) on Saipan. Felt (II) at Yigo, Guam. Also felt 
                                                                at Hagatna Heights, Santa Rita and Tamuning. Recorded (1 JMA) in 
                                                                the Chichijima-retto and in Nagano, Niigata and Shizuoka 
                                                                Prefectures, Honshu.

NOV 06  09 38 05.7  21.181 N   70.724 E   10 A  5.1  1.4   90  GUJARAT, INDIA. MW 5.1 (GCMT). mb 5.0 (GS). Mo 5.5*10**16 Nm    
                                                                (GCMT). One person killed, 5 people injured and several 
                                                                buildings collapsed or damaged in the Talala area. Felt 
                                                                throughout the Bhavnagar-Jamnagar-Porbandar-Surendranagar area. 
                                                                Felt as far as Ahmadabad (II) and Navsari.

NOV 07  04 12 38.6   9.721 N  124.647 E   72    5.3  0.8   96  BOHOL, PHILIPPINES. MW 5.3 (GCMT). mb 5.1 (GS). Mo 1.1*10**17 Nm    
                                                                (GCMT). One person died at Mabini. Felt (V PIVS) at Jagna and 
                                                                (IV PIVS) at at Tagbilaran. Felt (V PIVS) at Hibok-Hibok, 
                                                                Camiguin. Felt (IV PIVS) at Mandaue City and (III PIVS) at Lapu-
                                                                Lapu City, Cebu. Felt (III PIVS) at Cagayan de Oro and (II PIVS) 
                                                                at Butuan, Dipolog, Manucan and Surigao, Mindanao. Felt (III 
                                                                PIVS) at Maasin, Leyte and at Dumaguete, Negros. Also felt at 
                                                                Sagay and Talisay, Luzon.

NOV 07  07 10 21.9  22.150 N   92.388 E   29 D  5.5  0.8  172  INDIA-BANGLADESH BORDER REGION. MW 5.5 (GCMT). mb 5.1 (GS). MS    
                                                                5.1 (GS). Mo 2.0*10**17 Nm (GCMT). Ten people injured in 
                                                                Chittagong Hill Tracts and minor damage occurred at Bandarban, 
                                                                Chittagong and Rangamati, Bangladesh. Felt at Chattagam, 
                                                                Comilla, Cox's Bazar, Feni, Khagrachari and Teknaf. Also felt at 
                                                                Agartala, Aizawl and Guwahati, India.

NOV 10  01 13 29.3  51.777 S  161.318 E   10 G  6.6  1.3   73  NORTH OF MACQUARIE ISLAND. MW 6.6 (GCMT). mb 5.4 (GS). MS 6.4    
                                                                (GS). Mo 8.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 1.8*10**19 Nm (PPT).

NOV 14  15 40 50.5  22.247 S   69.890 W   40 G  7.7  1.1  610  ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE. MW 7.7 (GCMT). mb 6.7 (GS). MS 7.4 (GS). ME    
                                                                7.5 (GS). Mo 4.8*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 3.9*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 
                                                                4.6*10**15 Nm (GS). Two people killed, at least 45 injured and 
                                                                buildings damaged (VIII) at Tocopilla. Twenty people injured and 
                                                                buildings damaged (VII) at Maria Elena. Several thousand homes 
                                                                destroyed or damaged, displacing about 15,000 people in the 
                                                                Maria Elena-Tocopilla area. Buildings damaged (VII) at 
                                                                Antofagasta and Calama. Power and telephone outages occurred at 
                                                                Antofagasta and Iquique. Felt (VIII) at Quillagua; (VII) at 
                                                                Baquedano and Mejillones; (VI) at Alto Hospicio, Arica, Huara, 
                                                                Iquique and Taltal; (V) at Caldera, Chanaral, Copiapo and Tierra 
                                                                Amarilla; (III) at Alto del Carmen, Coquimbo, Freirina, Huasco, 
                                                                La Higuera, La Serena and Vallenar; (II) at Santiago, Valparaiso 
                                                                and Vina del Mar. Felt from Arica to Santiago. Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Arequipa and Tacna; felt at Lima and in Moquegua, Peru. Felt 
                                                                (III) at La Paz; felt at Cochabamba and in other parts of 
                                                                Bolivia. Felt at San Juan, Argentina. Also felt at Sao Paulo, 
                                                                Brazil. Tsunami wave heights in centimeters (peak-to-trough) 
                                                                were recorded at the following tide stations: 25.5 at 
                                                                Antofagasta, 19.5 at Arica, 9.5 at Caldera and 19.3 at Iquique.

NOV 15  15 05 58.3  22.925 S   70.237 W   26 G  6.8  1.1  285  ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE. MW 6.8 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.6    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 2.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.1*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                2.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 2.4*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (V) at 
                                                                Antofagasta; (IV) at Pozo Almonte; (III) at Alto Hospicio, 
                                                                Huara, Iquique, Maria Elena, Mejillones, Quillagua, Pica, Sierra 
                                                                Gorda and Tocopilla; (II) at Caldera, Copiapo, San Pedro de 
                                                                Atacama and Tierra Amarilla.

NOV 16  03 13 00.1   2.312 S   77.838 W  123 D  6.8  0.9  649  PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION. MW 6.8 (GCMT), 6.7 (GS). mb 6.3 (GS).    
                                                                ME 6.6 (GS). MD 6.7 (QUI). Mo 1.8*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.6*10**19 
                                                                Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.8*10**14 Nm (GS). Minor 
                                                                damage at Guayaquil, Ecuador. Felt (IV) at Cuenca, Guayaquil, 
                                                                Loja, Macas, Manta and Puyo; (III) at Quito, Ecuador. Also felt 
                                                                at Ambato, Bahia de Caraquez, Gualaceo, Jaramijo, La Libertad, 
                                                                Latacunga, Machala, Milagro, Morona, Portoviejo, Riobamba, 
                                                                Samborondon and Tena. Felt (IV) at Santa Maria de Nieva, Peru. 
                                                                Also felt at Iquitos, Jaen, Lima, Moyobamba, Paita, Piura, San 
                                                                Ignacio, Trujillo and Tumbes. Felt strongly in much of Ecuador 
                                                                and northern Peru.

NOV 20  05 20 03.4& 31.680 N   49.930 E    7    4.8       186  WESTERN IRAN. <TEH>. mb 4.8 (GS). mbLg 5.1 (TEH). ML 4.9 (THR).    
                                                                Thirty people slightly injured at Qal' eh-ye Tol and some houses 
                                                                slighty damaged in Khuzestan. Felt at Ahvaz. Also felt at Ash 
                                                                Shuwaykh, Kuwait.

NOV 22  08 48 27.5   5.757 S  147.098 E   53 G  6.8  1.2  341  EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.8 (GCMT), 6.7    
                                                                (GS). mb 6.0 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 1.7*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.5*10**19 Nm (GS), 8.0*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 4.4*10**13 Nm (GS). 
                                                                One water tower damaged and power knocked out at Lae. Felt (V) 
                                                                at Lae. Also felt at Bulolo, Goroka, Kainantu, Madang and Port 
                                                                Moresby.

NOV 25  16 02 15.7   8.292 S  118.370 E   20 G  6.5  1.1  353  SUMBAWA REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS). mb 6.3 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.3 (GS). ME 6.0 (GS). Mo 6.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.3*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 4.6*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 2.5*10**13 Nm (GS). Three people 
                                                                killed, hundreds injured and hundreds of houses destroyed (V) in 
                                                                the Bima-Dompu-Raba area. Felt (IV) at Sumbawabesar and (III) at 
                                                                Taliwang. Also felt (IV) at Mataram, Lombok and (III) at 
                                                                Denpasar, Bali and at Labuhanbajo, Flores. Felt at Kuta and 
                                                                Ubud, Bali.

NOV 25  19 53 05.4   8.224 S  118.467 E   18 G  6.5  1.2  272  SUMBAWA REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS). mb 6.1 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.2 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 6.2*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.6*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 3.7*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 3.0*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (V) at 
                                                                Bima and Dompu and (IV) at Sumbawabesar. Also felt (IV) at 
                                                                Mataram, Lombok. Felt (III) at Denpasar, Kuta and Ubud, Bali and 
                                                                at Lubuhanbajo, Flores.

NOV 27  11 49 58.0  10.950 S  162.149 E   16 G  6.6  1.1  280  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.7    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 8.7*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 5.3*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                9.8*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 3.8*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (III) at 
                                                                Honiara.

NOV 29  19 00 20.4  14.944 N   61.274 W  156 G  7.4  0.7  663  MARTINIQUE REGION, WINDWARD ISLANDS. MW 7.4 (GS), 7.4 (GCMT), 7.7    
                                                                (CAR). mb 6.9 (GS). ME 7.5 (GS). Mo 1.6*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.5*10**20 Nm (GS), 2.3*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 4.6*10**15 Nm (GS). 
                                                                One person killed, at least 100 injured, several buildings 
                                                                damaged or destroyed and power outages occurred on Martinique. 
                                                                Two people injured and several buildings destroyed on Barbados. 
                                                                Minor damage occurred on Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent. Power 
                                                                outages occurred on Guadeloupe. Felt (VII) at Fort-de-France and 
                                                                (VI) at Le Lamentin, Martinique. Felt (VII) at Cap Estate, 
                                                                Castries and Soufriere; (VI) at Choc and Gros Islet, Saint 
                                                                Lucia. Also felt (VI) at Bolans, Antigua. Felt (V) on Barbados, 
                                                                Grenada, Guadeloupe, Saint Kitts, Saint Vincent and Trinidad. 
                                                                Felt (IV) at Guaynabo, Humacao, Mayaguez, Rio Grande, San Juan 
                                                                and Trujillo Alto; (III) at Bayamon, Carolina, Catano, Cidra and 
                                                                Juncos, Puerto Rico. Felt (V) on Dominica; (IV) on Anguilla, 
                                                                Bequia, Nevis, Saint Martin, Tobago and Tortola; (III) on Saba, 
                                                                Saint Croix, Saint John, Saint Thomas, Sint Eustatius and at 
                                                                Savanna-la-Mar, Jamaica; (II) at Santo Domingo, Dominican 
                                                                Republic. Felt (V) at Georgetown and Linden, Guyana; (IV) at 
                                                                Lelydorp and (III) at Paramaribo, Suriname; (IV) at Kourou, 
                                                                French Guiana. Felt (IV) at Ciudad Bolivar, Ciudad Guayana and 
                                                                Maturin; (III) at Caracas and Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela. Felt at 
                                                                Armenia and Bogota, Colombia; at Macouria, Montjoly and Remire, 
                                                                French Guiana; at Overwacht, Suriname. Also felt throughout 
                                                                northern Guyana and Venezuela and as far south as Boa Vista, 
                                                                Brazil.

DEC 09  02 03 29.4  15.048 S   44.231 W   10 G  4.9  0.9   92  MINAS GERAIS, BRAZIL. mb 4.9 (GS). One person killed, six    
                                                                injured, 380 displaced and 76 buildings damaged in the 
                                                                Itacarambi-Januaria-Manga area. Felt at Varzelandia.

DEC 09  07 28 20.8  25.996 S  177.514 W  153    7.8  1.1  512  SOUTH OF THE FIJI ISLANDS. MW 7.8 (GCMT), 7.7 (GS). mb 7.0 (GS).    
                                                                Mo 6.4*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 4.2*10**20 Nm (GS), 1.5*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Felt (IV) at Nuku`alofa, Tonga. Felt at Mu`a, Neiafu, 
                                                                Pangai and Vaini, Tonga. Felt at Alofi, Niue. Also felt at Lower 
                                                                Hutt, Napier, Wellington and Whakatane, New Zealand.

DEC 15  18 22 27.8  32.694 S   71.684 W   30    5.9  1.0  250  OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE. MW 5.9 (GS), 5.9 (GCMT). mb 5.5 (GS).    
                                                                MS 5.7 (GS). ML 6.0 (GUC). Mo 9.2*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 7.6*10**17 
                                                                Nm (GS). Four people injured at Vina del Mar and several 
                                                                buildings damaged at Con Con and Valparaiso. Felt (VI) at 
                                                                Puchuncavi; (V) at San Felipe, Valparaiso and Vina del Mar; (IV) 
                                                                at La Ligua, Los Andes, Papudo, Petorca, San Antonio and 
                                                                Santiago; (III) at Illapel and Rancagua; (II) at San Fernando. 
                                                                Felt at Buin, Colina, Limache, Paine, Penaflor, Puente Alto and 
                                                                Quilpe.

DEC 16  08 09 17.9  22.954 S   70.182 W   45 G  6.7  1.1  481  ANTOFAGASTA, CHILE. MW 6.7 (GS), 6.7 (GCMT). mb 6.2 (GS). MS 6.4    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 7.7*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (VI) at 
                                                                Baquedano, Maria Elena, Mejillones, Sierra Gorda and Tocopilla; 
                                                                (V) at Antofagasta, Calama, Iquique and San Pedro de Atacama; 
                                                                (IV) at Alto Hospicio, Huara, Pica, Pozo Almonte and Taltal. 
                                                                Also felt at Arica. Felt (II) at Arequipa, Peru. Power and 
                                                                communications disrupted throughout the epicentral area from 
                                                                Antofagasta to Iquique.

DEC 19  09 30 27.2  51.363 N  179.522 W   29 D  7.1  1.0  650  ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA. MW 7.1 (GCMT), 7.0 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.4 (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). ML 6.8 (AEIC). Mo 
                                                                6.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 3.8*10**19 Nm (GS), 7.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 1.7*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt at Adak.

DEC 20  07 55 15.8  39.011 S  178.291 E   20 G  6.6  1.4  461  OFF EAST COAST OF THE NORTH ISLAND, N.Z. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). ML 6.9 (WEL). Mo 
                                                                9.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 6.0*10**18 Nm (GS), 8.6*10**18 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 1.2*10**14 Nm (GS). One person died of a heart attack, 3 
                                                                buildings collapsed and several heavily damaged (VII), a main 
                                                                road damaged and power outages occurred at Gisborne. Felt (VII) 
                                                                at Mangapapa and Whataupoko; (VI) at Kaiti; (V) at Edgecumbe and 
                                                                Wairoa; (IV) at Blenheim, Hastings, Kapiti, Napier, Tauranga, 
                                                                Wanganui and Whakatane; (III) at Lower Hutt, New Plymouth, 
                                                                Palmerston North, Rotorua, Taupo, Te Puke, Upper Hutt and 
                                                                Wellington; (II) at Christchurch and Nelson. Also felt at 
                                                                Auckland, Dannevirke, Leeston, Levin, Marton, North Shore, 
                                                                Opotiki, Otaki, Porirua and Waipukurau.

NOTABLE NORTH AMERICAN EARTHQUAKES

MAY 08  15 46 49.1& 45.394 N  112.130 W   14    4.4       177  WESTERN MONTANA. <BUT>. MW 4.4 (SLM). mb 4.8 (GS). ML 4.7 (BUT).    
                                                                Mo 4.4*10**15 Nm (SLM). Several buildings slightly damaged (V) 
                                                                at Sheridan. Felt (V) at Twin Bridges; (IV) at Dillon, Norris 
                                                                and Virginia City; (III) at Anaconda, Belgrade, Bozeman, Butte, 
                                                                Clancy, Corvallis, Deer Lodge, Divide, Ennis, Gallatin Gateway, 
                                                                Hamilton, Helena, Manhattan, Missoula, Stevensville, Three 
                                                                Forks, Victor and Whitehall; (II) at Florence and Great Falls. 
                                                                Felt at Big Timber, Billings, Boulder, Cardwell, Clinton, Darby, 
                                                                East Helena, Fort Benton, Gardiner, Garrison, Helmville, 
                                                                Lewistown, Lincoln, Lolo, Philipsburg, Pony, Radersburg, Silver 
                                                                Star, Sula and Warm Springs. Felt (III) at Salmon and (II) at 
                                                                Boise, Idaho. Felt at Cascade, Clayton, Elk City, Leadore, 
                                                                Moscow and North Fork, Idaho. Also felt at Pullman, Washington.

JUL 20  11 42 22.3& 37.804 N  122.193 W    5    4.2        41  SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIFORNIA. <NC>. MW 4.2 (BRK). Mo    
                                                                2.5*10**15 Nm (BRK). Some buildings damaged and a gas line broke 
                                                                at Montclair. Power outages occurred at Oakland. Felt (V) at 
                                                                Berkeley and Oakland; (IV) at Alameda, Albany, El Cerrito, El 
                                                                Sobrante, Emeryville, Fairfield, Hercules, Lafayette, Moraga, 
                                                                Orinda, Pinole, Richmond, San Francisco, San Pablo, Sausalito, 
                                                                Walnut Creek and Woodacre. Felt widely throughout the San 
                                                                Francisco Bay area.

AUG 06  08 48 40.0& 39.465 N  111.237 W    2    3.9       117  UTAH. <SLC>. mb 4.2 (GS). ML 3.9 (SLC). Probable implosion at a    
                                                                coal mine northwest of Huntington. Six miners killed and several 
                                                                injured. Felt (III) at Huntington. Also felt at Mount Pleasant.

AUG 17  00 38 56.0& 39.464 N  111.207 W    0    1.6         6  UTAH. <SLC>. ML 1.6 (SLC). Coal bump at a mine northwest of    
                                                                Huntington. Three miners killed and six injured.

OCT 31  03 04 54.8& 37.434 N  121.774 W   10    5.6       282  SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIFORNIA. <NC>. MW 5.6 (GCMT), 5.5    
                                                                (BRK). mb 5.3 (GS). MS 5.1 (GS). Mo 2.7*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.9*10**17 Nm (BRK). Minor damage in the San Jose area. Felt 
                                                                (VI) at Mount Hamilton and San Jose; (V) at Alviso, Milpitas, 
                                                                Santa Clara and Sunnyvale; (IV) at Alameda, Aptos, Aromas, 
                                                                Atherton, Atwater, Ballico, Belmont, Ben Lomond, Bolinas, 
                                                                Boulder Creek, Brisbane, Burlingame, Campbell, Capitola, Carmel, 
                                                                Ceres, Chualar, Crows Landing, Cupertino, Daly City, Danville, 
                                                                Davenport, Delhi, Diablo, Dos Palos, Dublin, Felton, Freedom, 
                                                                Fremont, Gilroy, Granite Bay, Greenfield, Gustine, Half Moon 
                                                                Bay, Hayward, Hilmar, Hollister, Hughson, Isleton, La Honda, 
                                                                Lathrop, Livermore, Livingston, Loma Mar, Los Altos, Los Banos, 
                                                                Los Gatos, Manteca, Marina, Mendota, Menlo Park, Merced, 
                                                                Millbrae, Modesto, Morgan Hill, Moss Beach, Moss Landing, 
                                                                Mountain View, Newark, Newman, North Fork, Oakland, Pacifica, 
                                                                Paicines, Palo Alto, Patterson, Pescadero, Pine Grove, 
                                                                Placerville, Pleasanton, Portola Valley, Redwood City, Ripon, 
                                                                Riverbank, Salinas, San Bruno, San Francisco, San Juan Bautista, 
                                                                San Leandro, San Lorenzo, San Martin, San Mateo, San Miguel, San 
                                                                Ramon, Santa Cruz, Saratoga, Sausalito, Scotts Valley, Seaside, 
                                                                Soledad, Soquel, South San Francisco, Stevinson, Stinson Beach, 
                                                                Stockton, Sunol, Tracy, Travis AFB, Turlock, Union City and 
                                                                Watsonville. Felt in most of central and northern California 
                                                                from Arcata to Bakersfield. Also felt in the Carson City-Reno 
                                                                area, Nevada.


Compiled by Pamela J. Benfield and NEIC Operations Staff.

Hypocenters will be recomputed for December.