Significant Earthquakes of the World

2008

                                                                                                           

                                          SIGNIFICANT EARTHQUAKES OF THE WORLD, 2008


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 01  06 32 27.9  40.288 N   72.985 E    6 G  5.6  0.9  489  KYRGYZSTAN. MW 5.6 (GCMT), 5.5 (GS). mb 5.8 (GS). MS 5.4 (GS). Mo    
                                                                2.9*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 2.0*10**17 Nm (GS). At least 5,385 
                                                                buildings damaged or destroyed (V) and about 5,300 people 
                                                                homeless in the Osh area. Felt at Jalal-Abad. Also felt at 
                                                                Kashi, China and at Almaty, Kazakhstan.

JAN 05  11 01 06.1  51.254 N  130.746 W   15 G  6.6  1.3  422  QUEEN CHARLOTTE ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5    
                                                                (GS), 6.5 (PGC). mb 6.0 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 
                                                                9.8*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 9.6*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 7.5*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                7.4*10**18 Nm (PGC), 1.6*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 5.5*10**14 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Felt (III) at Port Hardy, Sandspit and Skidegate, British 
                                                                Columbia. Also felt at Winter Harbour.

JAN 07  03 12 26.8   0.795 S  134.012 E   12 G  5.9  0.9  253  NEAR THE NORTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA. MW 5.9 (GCMT), 5.8    
                                                                (GS), 5.8 (UCMT). mb 6.0 (GS). MS 5.6 (GS). ME 5.6 (GS). Mo 
                                                                8.1*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 6.5*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 5.8*10**17 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Es 5.7*10**12 Nm (GS). Six people injured and more than 22 
                                                                buildings damaged or destroyed (V) at Manokwari. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Nabire, Serui and Sorong.

JAN 09  22 24 03.8  35.616 N    0.570 W   10 G  4.6  1.2  286  NORTHERN ALGERIA. mb 4.6 (GS). ML 5.3 (ALG). One person killed    
                                                                and several buildings damaged (V) at Oran.

JAN 15  17 52 15.6  21.984 S  179.535 W  598 D  6.5  1.0  484  FIJI REGION. MW 6.5 (GS), 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT). mb 5.8 (GS). ME    
                                                                5.7 (GS). Mo 7.3*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 6.4*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                6.3*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 7.9*10**12 Nm (GS). Felt at Lami.

JAN 22  17 14 57.9   1.011 N   97.442 E   20 G  6.2  1.1  157  NIAS REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.2 (GS), 6.2 (GCMT), 6.1 (UCMT). mb    
                                                                5.9 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 2.5*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 2.4*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 1.6*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 3.6*10**13 Nm (GS). One person 
                                                                killed and five people injured on Nias. Several buildings 
                                                                damaged (V) at Gunungsitoli. Felt (IV) at Sibolga and Singkil 
                                                                and (II) at Padang, Sumatra.

FEB 01  07 33 40.5  36.825 N    3.473 E   10 G  4.6  1.0  176  NORTHERN ALGERIA. mb 4.6 (GS). Three people slightly injured at    
                                                                Boumerdas. Felt (III) at Algiers. Also felt at Bab Ezzouar and 
                                                                Birkhadem.

FEB 03  07 34 12.1   2.296 S   28.900 E   10 G  5.9  0.8  415  LAC KIVU REGION, DEM. REP. OF THE CONGO. MW 5.9 (GS), 5.9 (GCMT).    
                                                                mb 6.1 (GS). MS 5.8 (GS). ME 5.8 (GS). Mo 9.9*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                9.0*10**17 Nm (GS). Es 1.1*10**13 Nm (GS). Seven people killed, 
                                                                447 injured, 1,087 houses destroyed and 2,378 buildings damaged 
                                                                at Bukavu. Power outages occurred in about 50 percent of the 
                                                                city. Thirty-seven people killed, 643 injured, 1,201 houses 
                                                                destroyed and 24 buildings damaged in the Cyangugu-Nyamasheke 
                                                                area, Rwanda. Felt (IV) at Butare and Kigali. Also felt at 
                                                                Bujumbura and Kirundo, Burundi; Kabanga and Rulenge, Tanzania; 
                                                                and Kabale, Uganda.

FEB 06  06 09 40.4  23.433 N   87.111 E   10 G  4.3  1.1   34  WEST BENGAL, INDIA. mb 4.3 (GS). One person killed and at least    
                                                                50 injured in the Bankura area. Many buildings damaged at Andal, 
                                                                Durgapur and Panagarh. Felt strongly at Asansol, Bankura, 
                                                                Barjora, Gangajalghati, Mejia, Puruliya, Raniganj and Siuri. 
                                                                Also felt at Dhanbad, Govindpur, Jharia, Nirsa and Ranchi.

FEB 08  09 38 14.1  10.671 N   41.899 W    9 G  6.9  0.9  600  NORTHERN MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE. MW 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.4 (GS). MS 6.9 (GS). ME 7.2 (GS). Mo 3.2*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                2.6*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.0*10**19 Nm (GS). Es 1.5*10**15 Nm (GS).

FEB 10  12 22 02.6  60.797 S   25.586 W    8 G  6.6  1.1  264  SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.5 (GS), 6.5    
                                                                (GCMT). mb 6.4 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). Mo 8.3*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                6.8*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (UCMT).

FEB 12  12 50 18.4  16.357 N   94.304 W   83 G  6.5  1.0  521  OAXACA, MEXICO. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS), 6.4 (UCMT). mb 6.0 (GS).    
                                                                ME 6.2 (GS). MD 6.6 (UNM). Mo 6.3*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 5.9*10**18 
                                                                Nm (UCMT), 5.1*10**18 Nm (GS), 4.2*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 
                                                                4.5*10**13 Nm (GS). Power outages occurred in the Tuxtla 
                                                                Gutierrez area. Felt (V) at Huatulco; (IV) at Jalapa, Oaxaca, 
                                                                San Cristobal de las Casas and Villahermosa; (III) at Huajuapan, 
                                                                Mexico, Puerto Escondido and Tuxtla Gutierrez. Also felt at 
                                                                Arriaga, Cancun, Cintalapa, Coatepec, Comitan, Cozumel, El 
                                                                Espinal, Etla, Mitla, Paraiso, Pochutla, Tapachula, Tehuacan, 
                                                                Tehuantepec, Tierra Blanca, Tuxpan, Tuxtepec, Veracruz and Xico. 
                                                                Felt (II) at Belize City and San Pedro, Belize. Also felt at 
                                                                Orange Walk and San Ignacio. Felt (II) at Guatemala, Guatemala. 
                                                                Also felt at Flores and Quetzaltenango.

FEB 13  20 55 31.5& 31.730 N   51.200 E   14    4.5       101  CENTRAL IRAN. <THR>. mb 4.5 (GS). mbLg 4.3 (TEH). ML 4.2 (THR).    
                                                                Ten people injured and 70 buildings damaged at Nasirabad.

FEB 14  02 07 46.7   2.404 S   28.918 E   10 G  5.3  0.8  274  RWANDA. MW 5.3 (GCMT). mb 5.4 (GS). MS 4.9 (GS). Mo 9.5*10**16 Nm    
                                                                (GCMT). One person killed, 21 injured and homes damaged at 
                                                                Kigali and 5 buildings severely damaged at Ibanda. Felt at 
                                                                Butare and Ruhengeri. Forty-four people injured at Bukavu, 
                                                                Congo. Also felt at Rulenge, Tanzania.

FEB 14  10 09 22.7  36.501 N   21.670 E   29 G  6.9  1.3  645  SOUTHERN GREECE. MW 6.9 (GCMT), 6.7 (UCMT), 6.6 (GS). mb 6.2    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). ML 6.7 (THE), 6.2 (ATH). Mo 
                                                                8.5*10**18 Nm (GS), 2.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.2*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.9*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Amarousion, Iraklion, Kalamata, Palaion Faliron, Patrai and 
                                                                Piraeus; (III) at Agia Paraskevi, Athens, Chania, Kallithea, 
                                                                Khalandrion and Krionerion; (II) at Kifisia, Nea Ionia, Paiania 
                                                                and Zografos. Also felt at Agios Dimitrios, Aigaleo, Aigion, 
                                                                Akharnai, Ayios Ioannis, Ayios Stefanos, Corinth, Ekali, 
                                                                Epidavros, Galatsion, Gazion, Glifadha, Itea, Kalivai, 
                                                                Kapandrition, Kato Achaia, Kerkyra, Kissamos, Koroni, 
                                                                Kounoupidhiana, Lefkimmi, Markopoulon, Megara, Melissia, 
                                                                Metamorfosis, Methoni, Moskhaton, Nea Liosia, Nea Makri, Nea 
                                                                Smirni, Panteleimon, Peristerion, Pirgos, Psikhikon, Rafina, 
                                                                Skaramangas, Spata, Tripolis, Viron, Voula, Vouliagmeni and 
                                                                Zakynthos. Felt (III) at Cairo, Egypt. Also felt at Alexandria. 
                                                                Felt at Brindisi, Catania and Reggio di Calabria, Italy and in 
                                                                the Valletta area, Malta.

FEB 14  12 08 55.7  36.345 N   21.863 E   28 G  6.5  1.2  650  SOUTHERN GREECE. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.0 (UCMT). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.0    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). ML 6.0 (ATH). Mo 8.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.3*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 3.7*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (III) at 
                                                                Amarousion, Athens and Iraklion. Also felt at Agrinion, Ayios 
                                                                Stefanos, Ilioupoli, Kalamakion, Kalamata, Kallithea, 
                                                                Khalandrion, Khania, Kissamos, Metamorfosis, Nea Ionia, Patrai, 
                                                                Pilos, Piraeus, Sparta, Spata, Vlakhiotis, Voula and Yithion. 
                                                                Felt at Brindisi, Italy.

FEB 15  10 36 19.0  33.327 N   35.305 E   10 G  5.1  1.1  253  LEBANON - SYRIA REGION. MW 5.1 (GCMT). mb 5.0 (GS). ML 5.3 (GII),    
                                                                5.1 (HLW), 4.6 (NIC). MD 5.0 (BHL). Mo 6.6*10**16 Nm (GCMT). Ten 
                                                                people injured in Lebanon. Buildings damaged (IV) and power 
                                                                outages occurred in the Beirut area, Lebanon. Felt at Baabda, 
                                                                Jounie, Nabatiye et Tahta, Tripoli and Tyre. Felt (V) at Rishon 
                                                                LeZiyyon; (IV) at Haifa and Netanya; (III) at Qiryat Shemona, 
                                                                Ramat Gan, Rehovot, Tel Aviv-Yafo and Zefat, Israel. Also felt 
                                                                at `Akko, Bat Yam, Beersheba, Bene Beraq, Bet She`an, Bet 
                                                                Shemesh, Ganne Tiqwa, Hadera, Hazor, Kafr Qasim, Karmi`el, Kefar 
                                                                Sava, Nahariyya, Nazareth, Petah Tiqwa, Qadima, Qiryat Bialik, 
                                                                Qiryat Motzkin, Qiryat Ono, Qiryat Tiv`on, Ra`ananna, Tiberias, 
                                                                Yamma, Yoqne`am `Illit and Zikhron Ya`aqov. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Jerusalem. Felt (III) at Amman and (II) at Al Jubayhah, Jordan. 
                                                                Also felt at Irbid, Tila` al `Ali and Wadi as Sir. Felt (II) at 
                                                                Larnaca, Cyprus. Felt at Darayya and Qatana, Syria and at 
                                                                Jericho, West Bank.

FEB 20  08 08 30.5   2.768 N   95.964 E   26 G  7.4  1.0  607  SIMEULUE, INDONESIA. MW 7.4 (UCMT), 7.3 (GCMT). mb 6.5 (GS). MS    
                                                                7.5 (GS). ME 7.1 (GS). Mo 1.6*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 1.1*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.1*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 9.9*10**14 Nm (GS). Three people 
                                                                killed and 25 seriously injured in western Aceh Province, 
                                                                Sumatra. Felt (V) at Meulaboh; (IV) at Banda Aceh, Medan and 
                                                                Tapaktuan; (III) at Padang and Sibolga; (II) at Bukittinggi and 
                                                                Payakumbuh. Also felt at Duri and Lhokseumawe. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Gunungsitoli, Nias. Felt (III) at Butterworth, George Town, 
                                                                Kampong Gelugor, Kampung Sungai Ara, Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya 
                                                                and Tanjong Tokong and (II) at Perai, Malaysia. Also felt at 
                                                                Alor Setar, Ayer Itam, Johor Bahru, Juru, Kajang-Sungai Chua, 
                                                                Kampong Baharu Balakong, Kampung Tanjung Bongor, Kampung Tanjung 
                                                                Karang, Klang, Kuah, Kulim, Nibung Tebal and Shah Alam. Felt 
                                                                (III) in Singapore. Also felt at Kathu, Thailand.

FEB 21  14 16 02.7& 41.153 N  114.867 W    7    6.0       518  NEVADA. <REN>. MW 6.0 (UCMT), 6.0 (GCMT), 5.8 (GS), 5.9 (BRK),    
                                                                5.9 (SLM). mb 5.7 (GS). MS 5.8 (GS). ME 5.7 (GS). Mo 6.8*10**17 
                                                                Nm (GS), 1.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 1.3*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 8.3*10**17 
                                                                Nm (SLM), 1.0*10**18 Nm (BRK). Es 8.9*10**12 Nm (GS). Three 
                                                                people injured, more than 20 buildings heavily damaged, almost 
                                                                700 buildings slightly damaged and a water main broken at Wells. 
                                                                Felt (VI) at Wells, with maximum intensity VIII in the Historic 
                                                                District. Felt (V) at Jackpot; (IV) at Battle Mountain, Carlin, 
                                                                Elko, Mountain City and Spring Creek; (III) at Ely, Eureka, 
                                                                Golconda, Lovelock and Winnemucca. Also felt at Las Vegas and 
                                                                Reno. Felt (V) at Grand View and Rogerson; (IV) at Castleford, 
                                                                Filer, Hansen, Heyburn, Malad City, Malta, Paul, Rupert, Twin 
                                                                Falls and Wendell; (III) at American Falls, Bellevue, Boise, 
                                                                Buhl, Burley, Caldwell, Declo, Dietrich, Emmett, Fairfield, 
                                                                Garden Valley, Glenns Ferry, Gooding, Hagerman, Hailey, 
                                                                Hazelton, Idaho City, Inkom, Jerome, Ketchum, Kimberly, 
                                                                Middleton, Murtaugh, Nampa, Oakley, Pocatello and Shoshone, 
                                                                Idaho. Also felt (V) at Wendover; (IV) at Farmington, Garland 
                                                                and Snowville; (III) at American Fork, Brigham City, Clearfield, 
                                                                Corinne, Draper, Dugway, Grantsville, Hill AFB, Honeyville, 
                                                                Hooper, Hyde Park, Hyrum, Layton, Lehi, Logan, Ogden, Plymouth, 
                                                                Provo, Richmond, Roy, Sandy, Salt Lake City, Stockton, Syracuse, 
                                                                Tooele, Tremonton, Vernon and West Jordan, Utah. The earthquake 
                                                                was felt in most of Idaho and Nevada, in southeastern Oregon and 
                                                                northwestern Utah, in parts of California and Wyoming, and at 
                                                                Spokane, Washington. Isolated felt reports were received from as 
                                                                far away as Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Oakland and Pasadena, 
                                                                California; Brighton, Colorado; Absarokee and Livingston, 
                                                                Montana; Corvallis and Portland, Oregon; and Albuquerque, New 
                                                                Mexico.

FEB 23  15 57 20.4  57.335 S   23.433 W   14 G  6.8  1.1  338  SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.8 (GCMT), 6.7 (UCMT). mb 6.2    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 1.7*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.6*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.9*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 5.7*10**14 Nm (GS).

FEB 24  14 46 21.4   2.405 S   99.931 E   22 G  6.5  1.0  429  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.2 (GS),    
                                                                6.2 (UCMT). mb 6.0 (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 6.0 (GS). Mo 6.9*10**18 
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 2.8*10**18 Nm (GS), 2.6*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 
                                                                2.0*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (III) at Padang and (II) at Bengkulu, 
                                                                Sumatra. Also felt (II) in Singapore.

FEB 25  08 36 33.0   2.486 S   99.972 E   25 G  7.2  1.2  505  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 7.2 (GCMT), 7.0 (UCMT),    
                                                                6.9 (GS). mb 6.4 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 7.1 (GS). Mo 7.8*10**19 
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 3.9*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.5*10**19 Nm (GS), 2.5*10**19 
                                                                Nm (PPT). Es 8.5*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (III) at Pekanbaru, 
                                                                Sumatra. Also felt at Curup, Duri and Padang. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Also felt at George Town, Kuala Lumpur 
                                                                and Petaling Jaya. Felt (III) in Singapore.

FEB 25  18 06 03.9   2.332 S   99.891 E   25 G  6.6  1.0  421  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS),    
                                                                6.3 (UCMT). mb 6.0 (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 4.0*10**18 
                                                                Nm (UCMT), 3.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT). Es 
                                                                8.9*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (V) on Pulau Sipura and (IV) on 
                                                                Siberut. Also felt (IV) at Padang and Painan; (II) at 
                                                                Argamakmur, Batusangkar, Bukittinggi, Kapahiang, Mukomuko, 
                                                                Padangpanjang and Solok, Sumatra. Felt (II) in Singapore.

FEB 25  21 02 18.4   2.245 S   99.808 E   25 G  6.7  0.9  543  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (UCMT),    
                                                                6.5 (GS). mb 6.2 (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 6.5*10**18 
                                                                Nm (GS), 1.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.0*10**19 Nm (UCMT). Es 
                                                                2.6*10**14 Nm (GS). Several homes damaged at Sikakap. Felt (V) 
                                                                on Mentawai and at Painan; (IV) at Padang; (III) at Pari; (II) 
                                                                at Bukittingi, Kapahiang, Padangpanjang and Payakumbuh, Sumatra. 
                                                                Felt (III) in Singapore.

FEB 27  00 56 47.8& 53.403 N    0.332 W   18    4.8       361  ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM. <BGS>. mb 4.8 (GS). ML 5.3 (GRF), 5.3    
                                                                (STR), 5.2 (BGS). One person injured and buildings damaged in 
                                                                Lincolnshire and South Yorkshire. Felt (V) at Barnsley, 
                                                                Bedworth, Beeston and Stapleford, Bentley, Beverley, Bicester, 
                                                                Boston, Brigg, Brighouse, Chesterfield, Chorley, Doncaster, 
                                                                Droitwich, East Retford, Eaton Socon, Failsworth, Grantham, 
                                                                Grimsby, Heywood, Hinckley, Ilkeston, Kingston upon Hull, 
                                                                Leicester, Lincoln, Long Eaton, Loughborough, Mablethorpe and 
                                                                Sutton, Mansfield, Matlock, Melton Mowbray, Mold, Morley, 
                                                                Newark, Rotherham, Scunthorpe, Sheffield, Skegness, Sleaford, 
                                                                Spalding-Pinchbeck, Stamford, Whitefield and Worksop. Felt 
                                                                widely in the United Kingdom, north to Arbroath, southwest to 
                                                                Falmouth-Penryn and east to Great Yarmouth. Also felt at 
                                                                Douglas, Isle of Man; Antwerp, Brussels and Gent, Belgium; 
                                                                Aniche, France; Letterkenny, Ireland and Haarlem, The 
                                                                Netherlands.

MAR 03  09 31 02.5  46.406 N  153.175 E   10 G  6.5  1.1  556  KURIL ISLANDS. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS). mb 6.2 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.5 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 6.5*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 6.4*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.5*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.0*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.0*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS).

MAR 03  14 11 14.6  13.351 N  125.630 E   24 G  6.9  0.9  544  PHILIPPINE ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.4 (GS). ME 6.8 (GS). Mo 2.6*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.6*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.8*10**19 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.4*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt (V PIVS) at San Andres and Virac, Catanduanes. 
                                                                Felt (V PIVS) at Catarman and (III PIVS) at Borongan and Can-
                                                                Avid, Samar. Felt (V PIVS) at Baao, Iriga and Naga; (IV PIVS) at 
                                                                Daet, Legaspi and Sorsogon; (II PIVS) at Baguio and Guinayangan; 
                                                                (I PIVS) at Manila and Taguig, Luzon. Felt (III PIVS) at Palo 
                                                                and Tacloban, Leyte. Felt (III PIVS) at Iloilo and Roxas City, 
                                                                Panay. Felt (II PIVS) at Cebu City, Cebu and at Masbate, 
                                                                Masbate. Felt at Solano, Luzon.

MAR 20  22 32 57.9  35.490 N   81.467 E   10 G  7.2  1.0  532  XINJIANG-XIZANG BORDER REGION. MW 7.2 (UCMT), 7.1 (GCMT). mb 6.3    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 8.3*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                5.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.4*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 2.6*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Four houses collapsed at Pulu and about 2,200 houses 
                                                                destroyed or damaged in Lop, Qira and Yutian. A total of 46,594 
                                                                people were displaced in Xinjiang. Felt at Aqqan and Bostan.

MAR 29  12 51 24.7  12.178 S   77.164 W   51 D  5.3  0.9  283  NEAR THE COAST OF CENTRAL PERU. MW 5.3 (GS), 5.3 (GCMT). mb 5.4    
                                                                (GS). Mo 9.7*10**16 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**17 Nm (GCMT). Five houses 
                                                                collapsed in Lima and a rockslide caused an injury and vehicle 
                                                                damage along the coastal highway. Felt (V) at Lima; (IV) at 
                                                                Ancon, Callao, Chillca, Chosica, Huaral and Pachacamac; (III) at 
                                                                Calango, Huacho, Ica and San Vicente de Canete; (II) at Chincha 
                                                                Alta. Also felt at Chaclacayo.

APR 09  12 46 12.7  20.071 S  168.892 E   33 G  7.3  1.3  486  LOYALTY ISLANDS. MW 7.3 (UCMT), 7.3 (GCMT), 7.2 (GS). mb 6.3    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 9.9*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                7.6*10**19 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 1.3*10**20 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 5.2*10**14 Nm (GS).

APR 12  00 30 12.6  55.664 S  158.453 E   16 G  7.1  1.0  541  MACQUARIE ISLAND REGION. MW 7.1 (UCMT), 7.1 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS). mb    
                                                                6.8 (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 6.3*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                5.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.9*10**19 Nm (GS), 9.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 4.4*10**14 Nm (GS).

APR 16  05 54 19.6  51.878 N  179.165 W   13 G  6.6  0.9  676  ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6    
                                                                (GCMT), 6.5 (GS). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). ME 7.2 (GS). Mo 
                                                                9.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 8.5*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 7.1*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.0*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.5*10**15 Nm (GS). Felt on Adak.

APR 24  12 14 49.9   1.182 S   23.471 W   10 G  6.5  0.9  328  CENTRAL MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS).    
                                                                mb 5.4 (GS). MS 6.0 (GS). Mo 6.3*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 6.1*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.7*10**18 Nm (GS).

MAY 01  00 15 27.4& 33.860 N   48.590 E   16    4.5       122  WESTERN IRAN. <TEH>. mb 4.5 (GS). mbLg 4.7 (TEH). ML 4.7 (THR).    
                                                                More than 100 people injured in Lorestan, including at least 70 
                                                                people injured at Boroujerd.

MAY 02  01 33 37.2  51.864 N  177.528 W   14 G  6.6  1.2  661  ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6    
                                                                (GCMT), 6.5 (GS). mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.8 (GS). ME 7.1 (GS). Mo 
                                                                9.7*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 7.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.0*10**15 Nm (GS). Felt on Adak.

MAY 07  16 45 18.7  36.164 N  141.526 E   27 G  6.9  0.8  519  NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN. MW 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (UCMT),    
                                                                6.7 (GS), 6.8 (NIED). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo 
                                                                2.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                2.3*10**19 Nm (PPT), 2.0*10**19 Nm (NIED). Es 1.7*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Six people slightly injured in Chiba, Ibaraki, Saitama and 
                                                                Tokyo. Power outages occurred at Tsukuba. Felt (V) at Tsukuba; 
                                                                (IV) at Tokyo and Zushi; (III) at Atsugi, Ayase-shi, Misawa, 
                                                                Narita, Yokohama and Yokosuka. Felt throughout northern and east-
                                                                central Honshu. Recorded (5L JMA) in Ibaraki and Tochigi; (4 
                                                                JMA) in Chiba, Fukushima, Miyagi and Saitama; (2 JMA) throughout 
                                                                northern Honshu.

MAY 09  21 51 29.7  12.516 N  143.181 E   76 G  6.8  1.0  330  GUAM REGION. MW 6.8 (GCMT), 6.7 (UCMT), 6.6 (GS). mb 6.1 (GS). ME    
                                                                6.8 (GS). Mo 1.7*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.6*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.1*10**19 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.0*10**14 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Felt (IV) at Barrigada, Hagatna, Santa Rita, Tamuning and Yigo. 
                                                                Felt at Agat. Felt (II) on Saipan and also felt on Tinian, 
                                                                Northern Mariana Islands.

MAY 12  06 28 01.5  31.002 N  103.322 E   19 G  7.9  1.2  774  EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA. MW 7.9 (UCMT), 7.9 (GCMT). mb 6.9 (GS).    
                                                                MS 8.1 (GS). ME 7.7 (GS). Mo 9.0*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 7.6*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 1.3*10**21 Nm (PPT). Es 7.7*10**15 Nm (GS). At least 
                                                                69,195 people killed, 374,177 injured and 18,392 missing and 
                                                                presumed dead in the Chengdu-Lixian-Guangyuan area. More than 
                                                                45.5 million people in 10 provinces and regions were affected. 
                                                                At least 15 million people were evacuated from their homes and 
                                                                more than 5 million were left homeless. An estimated 5.36 
                                                                million buildings collapsed and more than 21 million buildings 
                                                                were damaged in Sichuan and in parts of Chongqing, Gansu, Hubei, 
                                                                Shaanxi and Yunnan. The total economic loss was estimated at 86 
                                                                billion US dollars. Beichuan, Dujiangyan, Wuolong and Yingxiu 
                                                                were almost completely destroyed. Landslides and rockfalls 
                                                                damaged or destroyed several mountain roads and railways and 
                                                                buried buildings in the Beichuan-Wenchuan area, cutting off 
                                                                access to the region for several days. At least 700 people were 
                                                                buried by a landslide at Qingchuan. Landslides also dammed 
                                                                several rivers, creating 34 barrier lakes which threatened about 
                                                                700,000 people downstream. A train was buried by a landslide 
                                                                near Longnan, Gansu. At least 2,473 dams sustained some damage 
                                                                and more than 53,000 km of roads and 48,000 km of tap water 
                                                                pipelines were damaged. About 1.5 km of surface faulting was 
                                                                observed near Qingchuan, surface cracks and fractures occurred 
                                                                on three mountains in the area, and subsidence and street cracks 
                                                                were observed in the city itself. Maximum intensity XI was 
                                                                assigned in the Wenchuan area. Felt (VIII) at Deyang and 
                                                                Mianyang; (VII) at Chengdu; (VI) at Luzhou and Xi'an; (V) at 
                                                                Chongqing, Guozhen, Lanzhou, Leshan, Wu'an, Xichang and Ya'an. 
                                                                Felt in much of central, eastern and southern China, including 
                                                                Beijing, Guangzhou, Hefei, Nanjing, Shanghai, Tianjin, Wuhan and 
                                                                in Hong Kong. Also felt in parts of Bangladesh, Taiwan, Thailand 
                                                                and Vietnam. Seiches were observed at Kotalipara, Bangladesh.

MAY 23  19 35 34.7   7.313 N   34.897 W    8 G  6.5  0.9  556  CENTRAL MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.0 (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). Mo 6.6*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                6.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.5*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 6.7*10**14 Nm (GS).

MAY 24  19 20 42.4   4.330 N   73.764 W    9    5.9  1.0  466  COLOMBIA. MW 5.9 (UCMT), 5.9 (GCMT). mb 5.6 (GS). MS 5.6 (GS). ML    
                                                                5.7 (RSNC). Mo 8.3*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 8.0*10**17 Nm (GCMT). At 
                                                                least 6 people killed by a landslide in Meta. Several buildings 
                                                                damaged at Quetame. Felt (V) at Bogota, (IV) at Chia and (III) 
                                                                at Medellin. Felt widely in Colombia.

MAY 25  08 21 49.9  32.560 N  105.423 E   18 G  6.1  0.7  397  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 6.1 (GCMT), 6.0 (GS), 6.0    
                                                                (UCMT). mb 5.8 (GS). MS 6.0 (GS). Mo 1.6*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.1*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Eight people killed, 
                                                                927 injured, at least 400,000 homes destroyed and a road blocked 
                                                                by a mudslide in Sichuan. Felt (IV) at Chengdu, Lanzhou and 
                                                                Xi'an; (III) at Chongqing. Also felt at Baoji, Dawan, Jiexiu, 
                                                                Xianyang, Yanan and Zigong.

MAY 27  08 37 51.5  32.710 N  105.540 E   10 G  5.7  0.8  366  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 5.7 (UCMT), 5.5 (GCMT). mb    
                                                                5.5 (GS). MS 5.2 (GS). Mo 4.3*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 2.1*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT). About 20,000 additional houses destroyed in Shaanxi and 
                                                                Sichuan. Felt (III) at Chengdu and Xi'an. Also felt at Baoji, 
                                                                Chongqing, Hanzhong, Lanzhou, Pingliang and Xianyang.

MAY 29  15 46 00.3  64.005 N   21.013 W    9 G  6.3  1.0  591  ICELAND. MW 6.3 (GCMT), 6.2 (GS), 6.2 (UCMT). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.2    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). ML 6.1 (REY). Mo 3.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                2.7*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 2.3*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 2.2*10**14 Nm (GS). 
                                                                About 30 people injured at Selfoss. Some sheep were killed, 
                                                                buildings damaged and utilities cut off in the Hveragerdhi-
                                                                Selfoss area. The road between Reykjavik and Selfoss was damaged 
                                                                and rockslides occurred in Vestmannaeyjum. A steaming fissure 
                                                                opened in an existing area of geothermal springs. Felt (VIII) at 
                                                                Hveragerdhi and Selfoss; (V) at Keflavik; (IV) at 
                                                                Hafnarfjordhur, Kopavogur and Reykjavik. Felt at Akranes, 
                                                                Akureyri, Alftanes, Borgarnes, Eyrarbakki, Hvammstangi, 
                                                                Isafjordhur, Laugaras, Reykholar, Reykholt, Saudharkrokur and in 
                                                                Mosfellsbaer. Also felt on Seltjarnarnes and Vestmannaeyjar.

JUN 01  14 31 03.0  59.384 S  149.660 E   10 G  6.5  1.2  157  WEST OF MACQUARIE ISLAND. MW 6.5 (GS), 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT). mb    
                                                                5.8 (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). Mo 7.7*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 6.9*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 6.5*10**18 Nm (GS), 3.6*10**18 Nm (PPT).

JUN 06  20 02 56.8  35.883 N    0.658 W    4 G  5.5  1.1  476  NORTHERN ALGERIA. MW 5.5 (GS), 5.5 (UCMT), 5.5 (GCMT). mb 5.5    
                                                                (GS). MS 5.3 (GS). ML 5.5 (ALG). Mo 2.5*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                2.2*10**17 Nm (GS), 2.2*10**17 Nm (GCMT). One person killed by a 
                                                                rockfall and more than 30 people injured in the Oran area. 
                                                                Several homes were destroyed at Gambetta. Felt (VI) at 
                                                                Mostaganem and Oran. Felt at Hassi Mameche and Sidi Bel Abbes. 
                                                                Also felt at Huercal-Overa, Lumbreras, Mazarron and Torrevieja, 
                                                                Spain.

JUN 06  21 16 33.8  24.702 N   84.964 E   11 *  3.8  0.8   27  BIHAR-JHARKHAND BORDER REGION, INDIA. mb 3.8 (GS). At least 2    
                                                                people injured, minor damage and power outages occurred in the 
                                                                Manpur area. Felt at Atri, Gaya, Gararu, Paraiya and Tankuppa.

JUN 08  12 25 29.7  37.963 N   21.525 E   16 G  6.4  1.5  706  SOUTHERN GREECE. MW 6.4 (GCMT), 6.3 (UCMT), 6.2 (GS). mb 6.2    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). ML 6.5 (ATH). Mo 4.6*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 3.1*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 2.5*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 6.3*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS). Two people killed, at least 240 injured and at least 
                                                                1,156 buildings damaged or destroyed in Achaia and Ileia. Felt 
                                                                (VIII) at Kato Achaia; (VII) at Patrai and Rion; (VI) at 
                                                                Agrinion; (V) at Corinth, Tripolis and Zakynthos; (IV) at Agia 
                                                                Paraskevi, Aigina, Argostolion, Athens, Ioannina, Kallithea, 
                                                                Karditsa, Kifisia, Nydri, Preveza, Trikala and Volos; (III) at 
                                                                Amarousion, Galatsion, Glifadha, Kalamakion, Khalandrion, 
                                                                Larisa, Nea Erithraia, Nea Ionia, Nea Smirni, Nikaia, Palaion 
                                                                Faliron and Piraeus; (II) at Aigaleo, Chani, Korydallos and 
                                                                Voula. Felt in most parts of Greece. Also felt at Tirana, 
                                                                Albania; Barletta, Brindisi, Cosenza, Lecce, Matera, Naples and 
                                                                Taranto, Italy; Ohrid, Macedonia.

JUN 13  23 43 45.3& 39.030 N  140.881 E    8    6.9       654  EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN. <JMA>. MW 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS), 6.8    
                                                                (UCMT), 6.9 (NIED). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 
                                                                2.6*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.3*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.9*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                7.5*10**19 Nm (PPT), 2.7*10**19 Nm (NIED). Es 2.6*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). At least 13 people killed, 357 injured, 614 buildings 
                                                                damaged and landslides occurred in the Furukawa-Kurihara-Morioka 
                                                                area. Felt (VII) at Furukawa; (VI) at Sendai; (IV) at Misawa and 
                                                                Tsukuba; (III) at Tokyo. Felt as far north as Hirosaki and as 
                                                                far south as Yokohama. Recorded (6U JMA) in Iwate and Miyagi; 
                                                                (5U JMA) in Akita; (5L JMA) in Fukushima and Yamagata; (4 JMA) 
                                                                throughout northern Honshu. Recorded (1 JMA) as far south as 
                                                                Aichi. Recorded (3 JMA) in southwestern Hokkaido, (2 JMA) in the 
                                                                Tomakomai-Shizunai area and (1 JMA) throughout southern Hokkaido.

JUN 17  05 51 43.2  32.761 N  105.554 E   10 G  4.8  1.1  108  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. mb 4.8 (GS). Two people    
                                                                killed and one injured in Shaanxi.

JUN 27  11 40 13.9  11.005 N   91.824 E   17 G  6.6  0.9  630  ANDAMAN ISLANDS, INDIA REGION. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (GCMT), 6.4    
                                                                (GS). mb 6.4 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 9.6*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 8.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 5.4*10**18 Nm (GS), 2.2*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Es 5.3*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Port Blair and (II) 
                                                                at Chennai. Also felt at Bhubaneshwar and Tambaram.

JUN 30  06 17 43.0  58.227 S   22.099 W    8 G  7.0  1.4  309  SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION. MW 7.0 (UCMT), 7.0 (GCMT), 6.9    
                                                                (GS). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 3.4*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.4*10**19 Nm (GS), 9.2*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Es 4.9*10**15 Nm (GS).

JUL 01  00 17 33.2  10.368 S   75.512 W   33    5.4  0.9  362  CENTRAL PERU. MW 5.4 (GCMT). mb 5.4 (GS). MS 5.0 (GS). ML 5.3    
                                                                (LIM). Mo 1.7*10**17 Nm (GCMT). Forty-five people injured in 
                                                                Oxapampa. About 60 houses destroyed and 25 damaged in 
                                                                Huancabamba. Landslides destroyed roads between Huancabamba and 
                                                                Pozuzo. Felt (VI) at Espiritu Pata, Huancabamba, Jatunpata, 
                                                                Lanturache, Tingo and Torrebamba; (III) at Chotabanda, Oxapampa, 
                                                                Palcazu and Pozuzo; (II) at Puerto Bermudez and Villa Rica.

JUL 05  02 12 04.4  53.882 N  152.886 E  633    7.7  0.8  777  SEA OF OKHOTSK. MW 7.7 (GS), 7.7 (UCMT), 7.7 (GCMT). mb 6.8 (GS).    
                                                                ME 7.5 (GS). Mo 4.5*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 4.3*10**20 Nm (GS), 
                                                                4.0*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 2.0*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 4.7*10**15 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt at Klyuchi, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy and Yuzhno-
                                                                Sakhalinsk, Russia. Recorded (2 JMA) in eastern and northern 
                                                                Hokkaido, Japan. Also recorded (2 JMA) in Miyagi and (1 JMA) in 
                                                                Akita, Aomori, Iwate and Yamagata, Honshu.

JUL 08  09 13 07.4  15.986 S   71.748 W  123 G  6.2  0.9  467  SOUTHERN PERU. MW 6.2 (GS), 6.2 (UCMT), 6.2 (GCMT). mb 5.8 (GS).    
                                                                ME 6.3 (GS). Mo 2.6*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 2.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                2.2*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 6.7*10**13 Nm (GS). One person killed 
                                                                and several buildings damaged (V) at Arequipa. Felt (V) at Aplao 
                                                                and Sihuas; (IV) at Chivay, Chuquibamba and Pampacolca. Felt at 
                                                                Ilo. Also felt (IV) at Arica and Putre; (III) at Alcerreca and 
                                                                Tacora; (II) at Alto Hospicio, Camina, Huara, Iquique, Pica and 
                                                                Pozo Almonte, Chile.

JUL 15  03 26 34.7  35.800 N   27.860 E   52 G  6.4  1.4  774  DODECANESE ISLANDS, GREECE. MW 6.4 (UCMT), 6.4 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.5 (GS). ME 6.8 (GS). Mo 4.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.4*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.2*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 3.4*10**14 Nm (GS). One person 
                                                                killed on Rhodes. Felt (VII) at Trianta, (VI) at Lardos, (V) at 
                                                                Rodos and (III) at Iraklion and Kos. Also felt at Afantou, 
                                                                Antimacheia, Ayios Nikolaos, Chania, Gazion, Ierapetra, 
                                                                Kallithea, Karpathos, Kissamos, Kolimvarion, Kremasti, Masari, 
                                                                Neapolis, Oia, Rethymnon, Soroni, Thira and on Simi. Felt (V) at 
                                                                Marmaris, (IV) at Alanya and Bodrum and (III) at Fethiye, 
                                                                Turkey. Also felt at Antalya, Aydin, Izmir, Kusadasi, Milas, 
                                                                Mugla, Soke and Urla. Felt (III) at Paphos and (II) at Limassol, 
                                                                Cyprus. Also felt at Kyrenia, Nicosia and Polis. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Alexandria, Al Jizah and Cairo, Egypt. Also felt at Al Maks, Az 
                                                                Zaqaziq, Damanhur, Fa'id and Tanta. Felt at Kefar Sava, Haifa 
                                                                and Ramat Gan, Israel; at Beirut, Lebanon; at Ramallah, West 
                                                                Bank and at Damascus, Syria.

JUL 19  02 39 28.7  37.552 N  142.214 E   22 G  7.0  0.8  577  OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN. MW 7.0 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.8 (GS), 6.9 (NIED). mb 6.2 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 
                                                                3.8*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.9*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.2*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                2.9*10**19 Nm (PPT), 2.4*10**19 Nm (NIED). Es 2.2*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (III) at Misawa, Tokyo and Yokohama; (II) at Yamato. 
                                                                Felt as far west as Niigata and as far south as Mishima. A small 
                                                                tsunami was observed along the coast of Fukushima and Miyagi. 
                                                                Recorded (4 JMA) in Fukushima, Iwate, Miyagi and Tochigi; (3 
                                                                JMA) in Akita, Aomori, Chiba, Gumma, Ibaraki, Kanagawa, Nagano, 
                                                                Niigata, Saitama, Tokyo, Yamagata and Yamanashi; (2 JMA) in 
                                                                Aichi and Shizuoka; (1 JMA) in Gifu, Ishikawa and Shiga. Also 
                                                                recorded (2 JMA) in southern Hokkaido and (1 JMA) on Nii-jima.

JUL 19  09 27 01.4  11.041 S  164.493 E   11 G  6.6  0.9  452  SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.6 (GS), 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (GCMT).    
                                                                mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 9.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                8.8*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 8.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 2.4*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 8.6*10**13 Nm (GS).

JUL 23  15 26 19.9  39.802 N  141.464 E  108 G  6.8  0.9  633  EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN. MW 6.8 (GS), 6.8 (UCMT), 6.8 (GCMT), 6.8    
                                                                (NIED). mb 6.6 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). Mo 2.0*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.9*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.9*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 9.8*10**18 Nm (PPT), 
                                                                1.7*10**19 Nm (NIED). Es 6.0*10**14 Nm (GS). One person killed, 
                                                                about 200 injured, 90 buildings damaged, landslides occurred, 
                                                                roads closed, train service and power disrupted in northern 
                                                                Honshu. Felt (VII) at Misawa; (IV) at Ayase and Tsukuba; (III) 
                                                                at Narita, Ome, Tokyo, Yokohama and Yokosuka. Also felt (III) at 
                                                                Sapporo, Hokkaido. Felt widely in southwestern Hokkaido and in 
                                                                Honshu as far south as the Tokyo area. Recorded (6U JMA) in 
                                                                Iwate; (6L JMA) in Aomori; (5U JMA) in Miyagi; (4 JMA) in Akita, 
                                                                Fukushima, Ibaraki and Yamagata; (3 JMA) in Chiba, Gumma, 
                                                                Kanagawa, Niigata, Saitama, Tochigi and Tokyo; (2 JMA) in 
                                                                Ishikawa, Nagano, Shizuoka and Yamanashi; (1 JMA) in Aichi, 
                                                                Fukui and Shiga. Also recorded (4 JMA) in eastern and southern 
                                                                Hokkaido; (2 JMA) on Hachijo-jima, Miyake-jima and O-shima; (1 
                                                                JMA) on Aogo-shima, Kozu-shima and Mikura-jima.

JUL 23  19 54 44.1  32.752 N  105.498 E    4 G  5.5  0.9  387  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 5.5 (UCMT), 5.5 (GCMT). mb    
                                                                5.8 (GS). MS 5.2 (GS). ME 5.7 (GS). Mo 2.5*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                2.0*10**17 Nm (GCMT). Es 8.4*10**12 Nm (GS). Casualties and 
                                                                damage are included with the event on July 24 at 07:09 UTC. Felt 
                                                                (IV) at Baoji and Hanzhong; (III) at Xi'an. Felt at Ankang, 
                                                                Chengdu, Deyang, Guangyuan, Leshan, Mianyang and Nanchong.

JUL 24  07 09 30.0  32.747 N  105.542 E   10 G  5.7  1.0  395  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 5.7 (UCMT), 5.6 (GCMT). mb    
                                                                5.6 (GS). MS 5.4 (GS). Mo 5.1*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 2.8*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT). One person killed, 17 injured and 1,200 houses destroyed 
                                                                in Sichuan. Felt (IV) at Chengdu and (II) at Xi'an. Also felt at 
                                                                Baoji, Beidao, Chongqing, Deyang, Hanzhong, Mianyang, Nanchong, 
                                                                Xianyang and Yanliang.

JUL 26  18 51 50.9  24.788 N   90.536 E   18    4.8  0.7  185  BANGLADESH. mb 4.8 (GS). MS 4.1 (GS). At least 25 people injured    
                                                                at Dhaka. Felt (IV) at Dhaka. Felt at Maimansingh. Also felt at 
                                                                Agartala, India.

JUL 29  18 42 15.7& 33.953 N  117.761 W   15    5.5       392  GREATER LOS ANGELES AREA, CALIFORNIA. <PAS>. MW 5.5 (GCMT), 5.4    
                                                                (UCMT), 5.3 (GS), 5.4 (PAS), 5.3 (SLM). mb 5.5 (GS). MS 5.5 
                                                                (GS). ME 5.4 (GS). Mo 2.0*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 1.6*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 1.3*10**17 Nm (GS), 1.5*10**17 Nm (PAS), 1.3*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (SLM). Es 3.2*10**12 Nm (GS). Three people injured at Brea and 
                                                                five people injured in the Wilshire District of Los Angeles. 
                                                                Minor damage to windows and brick walls at Los Angeles and 
                                                                Topanga. Felt (VI) at Anaheim, Artesia, Brea, Chino, Chino 
                                                                Hills, Covina, Diamond Bar, Fullerton, La Puente, Los Alamitos, 
                                                                Montclair, Pomona, Placentia, San Dimas, Walnut, West Covina, 
                                                                Whittier and Yorba Linda; (V) at Alhambra, Azusa, Baldwin Park, 
                                                                Bell, Bellflower, Buena Park, Canoga Park, Cerritos, Claremont, 
                                                                Corona, Cypress, Downey, El Monte, Garden Grove, Glendora, 
                                                                Hacienda Heights, Hawaiian Gardens, La Habra, Lakewood, La 
                                                                Mirada, La Palma, La Verne, Lynwood, Maywood, Mira Loma, 
                                                                Montrose, Mount Baldy, North Hollywood, Northridge, Norwalk, 
                                                                Ontario, Panorama City, Paramount, Pico Rivera, Rancho 
                                                                Cucamonga, Reseda, Rosemead, Rowland Heights, San Gabriel, Santa 
                                                                Fe Springs, Seal Beach, South El Monte, South Gate, South 
                                                                Pasadena, Stanton, Upland, Villa Park, Winnetka and Woodland 
                                                                Hills. Felt (IV) in much of the surrounding Los Angeles basin 
                                                                and in much of southern California. Felt (III) at Las Vegas and 
                                                                (II) at North Las Vegas and Pahrump, Nevada. Also felt at 
                                                                Henderson. Felt at Bullhead City, Flagstaff, Kingman, Mesa, 
                                                                Phoenix and Yuma, Arizona. Also felt at Tijuana, Baja California.

AUG 01  08 32 43.6  32.033 N  104.722 E   11 G  5.7  0.7  522  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 5.7 (GS), 5.7 (GCMT). mb    
                                                                5.9 (GS). MS 5.6 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 4.9*10**17 Nm (GS), 
                                                                4.1*10**17 Nm (GCMT). Es 2.8*10**13 Nm (GS). At least 231 people 
                                                                injured, 540 houses destroyed and 2,450 houses damaged in 
                                                                Beichuan and Pingwu. Several landslides and rockfalls blocked 
                                                                roads in Pingwu. Cellular phone service interrupted in Beichuan. 
                                                                Felt (V) at Mianyang; (III) at Chengdu and Chongqing; (II) at 
                                                                Xi'an. Also felt at Ankang, Baoji, Daxian, Deyang, Fuling, 
                                                                Guangyuan, Hanzhong, Jiangyou, Lanzhou, Leshan, Luzhou, 
                                                                Nanchong, Nanlong, Tianshui, Ya'an, Yanliang and Yibin.

AUG 05  09 49 17.2  32.756 N  105.494 E    6 G  6.0  1.0  449  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 6.0 (GCMT), 5.9 (UCMT). mb    
                                                                5.9 (GS). MS 6.0 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 1.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.0*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 3.3*10**13 Nm (GS). Four people killed, 
                                                                29 injured, and several buildings and roads damaged in the 
                                                                Qingchuan area. Felt (III) at Chengdu and Xi'an. Also felt at 
                                                                Beibei, Chongqing, Daxian, Guangyuan, Mianyang, Nanchong and 
                                                                Xianyang.

AUG 09  06 01 48.5* 60.648 S  153.771 E   10 G  6.5  1.6   99  WEST OF MACQUARIE ISLAND. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.4 (GCMT). mb 5.6 (GS).    
                                                                MS 5.9 (GS). Mo 6.1*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 5.3*10**18 Nm (GCMT).

AUG 21  12 24 30.9  25.039 N   97.697 E   10 G  6.0  0.9  235  MYANMAR-CHINA BORDER REGION. MW 6.0 (GS), 6.0 (UCMT), 6.0 (GCMT).    
                                                                mb 5.6 (GS). MS 5.9 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo 1.3*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.3*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 1.1*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 1.7*10**14 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Five people killed, 127 injured and severe damage at Yingjiang, 
                                                                China. Felt (II) at Bangkok, Thailand.

AUG 25  13 21 58.8  30.901 N   83.520 E   12 G  6.7  1.1  325  WESTERN XIZANG. MW 6.7 (UCMT), 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS). mb 6.2 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.5 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 8.6*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.4*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.5*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 4.4*10**13 
                                                                Nm (GS). About 700 rooms damaged (VIII) in Zhongba County. Ten 
                                                                km of surface faulting with sandblows along 4.2 km of the 
                                                                fracture zone observed in the epicentral area. Felt strongly at 
                                                                Bahraich and Lucknow and (III) at Delhi, India. Felt in parts of 
                                                                Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Also 
                                                                felt at Kathmandu, Nepalganj and in the Tarai region, Nepal.

AUG 30  08 30 53.0  26.241 N  101.889 E   11 G  6.0  1.0  373  SICHUAN-YUNNAN BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 6.0 (GCMT), 5.8 (GS). mb    
                                                                5.7 (GS). MS 5.8 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 6.7*10**17 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT). Es 3.5*10**13 Nm (GS). At least 32 people 
                                                                killed and 321 injured at Huili; 6 people killed and 132 injured 
                                                                at Chuxiong; 5 people killed and 132 injured at Panzhihua; 4 
                                                                people injured at Kunming. At least 392,000 houses damaged or 
                                                                destroyed in the Sichuan-Yunnan area. At least 66 schools, 22 
                                                                bridges, 131 roads and 19 reservoirs damaged at Panzhihua. 
                                                                Chengdu-Kunming railroad service interrupted. Strongly felt at 
                                                                Panzhihua and Xichang. Felt (III) at Kunming. Also felt at 
                                                                Chengdu, Dali and Yibin.

AUG 31  08 31 10.7  26.232 N  101.970 E   10 G  5.6  0.8  306  SICHUAN-YUNNAN BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 5.6 (GCMT), 5.3 (GS). mb    
                                                                5.5 (GS). MS 5.2 (GS). Mo 2.7*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 1.3*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Two people killed in the Panzhihua area. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Kunming. Also felt at Xichang.

SEP 08  18 52 06.9  13.501 S  166.967 E  110 G  6.9  0.9  531  VANUATU. MW 6.9 (GS), 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT). mb 6.4 (GS). ME 6.8    
                                                                (GS). Mo 3.1*10**19 Nm (GS), 3.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.9*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.5*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 4.0*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt at 
                                                                Honiara, Solomon Islands.

SEP 09  03 07 27.5   3.935 S  103.058 E   25    5.2  1.2  235  SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 5.2 (GCMT). mb 5.4 (GS). Mo    
                                                                8.0*10**16 Nm (GCMT). Two people killed and 113 homes severely 
                                                                damaged (VI) at Lahat. Several buildings also damaged at Jarai. 
                                                                Felt (IV) at Kapahiang and Pagaralam and (III) at Bengkulu.

SEP 10  11 00 34.0  26.743 N   55.828 E   12 G  6.1  1.0  500  SOUTHERN IRAN. MW 6.1 (GCMT), 6.0 (UCMT), 5.8 (GS). mb 6.1 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.0 (GS). ME 5.8 (GS). mbLg 6.0 (TEH). Mo 7.1*10**17 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.7*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 1.1*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 1.3*10**13 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Seven people killed and at least 30 injured in the Bandar 
                                                                `Abbas area. Fifteen people injured on Jazireh-ye Qeshm. Many 
                                                                villages damaged in Hormozgan. Felt (IV) at Ajman and Ra's al 
                                                                Khaymah; (III) at Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah, United Arab 
                                                                Emirates. Also felt at Al `Ayn and Al Fujayrah. Felt (II) at 
                                                                Doha, Qatar.

SEP 10  13 08 14.6   8.093 N   38.705 W    9 G  6.6  0.9  672  CENTRAL MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS).    
                                                                mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 8.8*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                7.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT). Es 5.1*10**14 Nm (GS).

SEP 11  00 00 02.7   1.885 N  127.363 E   96 G  6.6  1.0  463  HALMAHERA, INDONESIA. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS). mb 6.2    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 9.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 8.7*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 8.1*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 1.0*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (V) at 
                                                                Galela and Loloda. Felt (IV) at Bitung and on Ternate; (III) at 
                                                                Gorontalo and Manado, Sulawesi. Felt (III PIVS) at Davao and 
                                                                Tagum; (II PIVS) at General Santos and Zamboanga, Philippines.

SEP 11  00 20 50.9  41.892 N  143.754 E   25 G  6.8  1.1  500  HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION. MW 6.8 (GS), 6.8 (UCMT), 6.8 (GCMT), 6.8    
                                                                (NIED). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 1.9*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 1.8*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.8*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.0*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (NIED), 1.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 2.3*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Sapporo. Felt at Hakodate and Otofuke. Also felt (IV) at Misawa, 
                                                                Honshu. Recorded (5L JMA) in southern Hokkaido. Recorded (3 JMA) 
                                                                in Aomori and Iwate; (2 JMA) in Akita, Miyagi and Yamagata; (1 
                                                                JMA) in Fukushima, Gumma, Ibaraki and Tochigi, Honshu. A small 
                                                                tsunami was recorded at Hanasaki, Hokkaido.

SEP 16  21 47 14.5  17.438 N   73.915 E   10 G  5.0  1.2  116  MAHARASHTRA, INDIA. mb 5.0 (GS). One person killed in the Daund    
                                                                area. At least 20 people injured, over 1,500 buildings damaged 
                                                                and several roads damaged by rockfalls in Satara. Buildings also 
                                                                damaged at Bombay. Felt (V) at Dabhol and Pune; (IV) at Bombay, 
                                                                Candolim, Karad, Madgaon, Mahabaleshwar, Panchgani, Pilerne, 
                                                                Ratnagiri and Vasco da Gama. Felt (II) in Panaji. Felt in most 
                                                                of western Maharashtra. Also felt in Goa and northern Karnataka.

SEP 29  15 19 31.5  29.756 S  177.683 W   36 G  7.0  1.2  524  KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND. MW 7.0 (UCMT), 7.0 (GCMT), 6.9    
                                                                (GS). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo 4.6*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 4.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.7*10**19 Nm (GS), 4.3*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (PPT). Es 1.9*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt in parts of the North Island.

OCT 05  15 52 49.4  39.533 N   73.824 E   27 D  6.7  0.8  529  KYRGYZSTAN. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (UCMT), 6.5 (WCMT). mb 6.4 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.9 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). Mo 1.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 8.4*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 1.0*10**19 Nm (UCMT). Es 1.2*10**14 Nm (GS). At least 74 
                                                                people killed, 140 injured and dozens of buildings destroyed at 
                                                                Nura. Felt (II) at Bishkek. Also felt at Osh. Some buildings 
                                                                damaged in Wuqia Xian, China. Felt at Kashi. Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Also felt at Gharm and Khorugh. Felt (IV) 
                                                                at Taraz and (III) at Almaty, Kazakhstan. Also felt at Shymkent. 
                                                                Felt at Islamabad, Pakistan and Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

OCT 06  08 30 45.5  29.807 N   90.350 E   12 G  6.3  1.0  434  EASTERN XIZANG. MW 6.3 (UCMT), 6.3 (GCMT), 6.1 (GS). mb 6.0 (GS).    
                                                                MS 6.2 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 3.7*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 3.4*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 1.9*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 2.7*10**13 Nm (GS). Ten people 
                                                                killed, at least 25 injured and many structures damaged in 
                                                                Damxung, Doilungdeqen and Nyemo. Felt (IV) at Lhasa. Also felt 
                                                                at Thimphu, Bhutan.

OCT 11  09 06 10.7  43.372 N   46.254 E   16 G  5.8  1.0  472  CAUCASUS REGION, RUSSIA. MW 5.8 (GCMT), 5.7 (UCMT), 5.6 (GS). mb    
                                                                5.6 (GS). MS 5.5 (GS). ME 5.3 (GS). Mo 6.6*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                4.9*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 3.7*10**17 Nm (GS). Es 2.0*10**12 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Thirteen people killed, more than 100 injured and 1,027 
                                                                buildings damaged in Chechnya. Felt in Dagestan, Ingushetiya, 
                                                                Severnaya Osetiya-Alaniya and Stavropol'skiy Kray. Also felt at 
                                                                Krasnodar. Felt (IV) at Tbilisi, Georgia.

OCT 16  19 41 25.7  14.423 N   92.364 W   24 G  6.7  1.2  481  OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO. MW 6.7 (UCMT), 6.7 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS),    
                                                                6.6 (WCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). MD 6.6 (UNM). 
                                                                Mo 5.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.2*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 9.2*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.3*10**13 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala, Mixco and 
                                                                Quetzaltenango; (III) at Panajachel, Guatemala. Also felt at 
                                                                Ayutla, Chichicastenango, Coatepeque, Cuidad Vieja, 
                                                                Huehuetenango, Mazatenango, Retalhuleu, Salcaja, San Marcos la 
                                                                Laguna, San Pedro la Laguna, Santa Catarina Pinula and Villa 
                                                                Nueva. Felt (III) at San Salvador, El Salvador. Also felt at 
                                                                Antiguo Cuscatlan and Ilopango. Felt (II) at Mexico and San 
                                                                Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico. Also felt at Tapachula and 
                                                                Tuxtla Gutierrez.

OCT 19  05 10 33.9  21.863 S  173.819 W   29 G  6.9  0.9  518  TONGA. MW 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS). mb 6.8 (GS). MS 7.0    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.8 (GS). Mo 3.1*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.9*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 2.2*10**19 Nm (GS), 4.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.6*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Nuku`alofa. Also felt at Ohonua, Tofoa and 
                                                                Vaini.

OCT 25  20 17 20.2& 26.533 N   54.985 E   29    5.4       210  SOUTHERN IRAN. <TEH>. MW 5.4 (GCMT). mb 5.2 (GS). MS 4.8 (GS). ML    
                                                                5.1 (THR). mbLg 5.0 (TEH). Mo 1.5*10**17 Nm (GCMT). Nine people 
                                                                injured in the Bandar-e Kong area. Felt at Dubai, United Arab 
                                                                Emirates.

OCT 28  23 09 57.6  30.639 N   67.351 E   15 G  6.4  0.8  365  PAKISTAN. MW 6.4 (UCMT), 6.4 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS). mb 6.3 (GS). MS    
                                                                6.6 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 5.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.3*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.4*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 2.6*10**14 Nm (GS). One hundred 
                                                                sixty-six people killed, 370 injured and several villages 
                                                                destroyed in Balochistan. Several villages destroyed by 
                                                                landslides in the Ziarat area. A total of 3,487 homes destroyed 
                                                                and an additional 4,125 homes damaged in the Harnai area, Pishin 
                                                                and Ziarat. Felt (VI) at Quetta. Felt strongly in Bolan, Kalat 
                                                                and Qila Saifullah; and at Loralai, Mach, Mastung, Muslimbagh, 
                                                                and Surab. Felt (III) at Kandahar, Afghanistan.

OCT 29  11 32 43.1  30.598 N   67.455 E   14 G  6.4  1.4  277  PAKISTAN. MW 6.4 (UCMT), 6.4 (GCMT), 6.2 (GS). mb 6.2 (GS). MS    
                                                                6.6 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 5.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.5*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 2.6*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 9.2*10**13 Nm (GS). Several 
                                                                buildings collapsed in the Ziarat district. Cracked plaster and 
                                                                building damage at Quetta. One injury from a wall collapse at 
                                                                Shehdadkot. Felt (V) at Quetta. Also felt at Chaman, Dadhar, 
                                                                Dadu, Jacobabad, Jafarabad, Kawas, Khairu, Larkana, Loralai, 
                                                                Nasirabad, Pishin, Qambar, Qila Abdullah, Shoran, Sibi and Zhob. 
                                                                Felt (IV) at Kandahar, Afghanistan. Also felt at Gurgaon and 
                                                                Jaipur, India.

NOV 10  01 22 02.5  37.565 N   95.833 E   19 G  6.3  0.9  432  NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA. MW 6.3 (UCMT), 6.3 (GCMT), 6.1 (GS). mb    
                                                                6.4 (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 4.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                4.0*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 1.6*10**18 Nm (GS). Es 9.4*10**13 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Three people injured, several buildings damaged and utilities 
                                                                disrupted at the Dameigou Coal Mine. Damage at the mine was 
                                                                estimated at 4 million US dollars. Several homes collapsed at 
                                                                Golmud. About 20 homes damaged and utilities disrupted at Da 
                                                                Qaidam.

NOV 16  17 02 32.7   1.271 N  122.091 E   30 G  7.4  1.1  365  MINAHASA, SULAWESI, INDONESIA. MW 7.3 (GCMT), 7.4 (WCMT), 7.3    
                                                                (UCMT). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 7.1 (GS). Mo 1.3*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.5*10**20 Nm (WCMT), 1.2*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 4.3*10**19 
                                                                Nm (PPT). Es 9.4*10**14 Nm (GS). At least six people killed, 77 
                                                                injured, 10,000 people displaced, 1,000 buildings damaged and 
                                                                communications disrupted in the Buol area and in Gorontalo. Felt 
                                                                (VII) at Baolan; (VI) at Gorontalo and Tolitoli; (IV) at Manado 
                                                                and Poso; (III) at Luwuk. Also felt at Kolaka, Kuta, Makasar, 
                                                                Palu and Ujung Bulu. Felt (IV) at Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei 
                                                                and (II) at Darwin, Australia. Felt at Kunak and Sandakan, 
                                                                Malaysia and at General Santos and Koronadal, Philippines.

NOV 22  22 27 55.1& 49.914 N   18.455 E    2 G  4.1        56  CZECH REPUBLIC. <CSEM>. ML 4.1 (GRF), 3.7 (CSEM). Two miners    
                                                                killed and 3 injured due to a mine collapse near Karvina. Felt 
                                                                at Orlova and Ostrava.

NOV 24  09 02 58.7  54.203 N  154.322 E  492    7.3  0.8  531  SEA OF OKHOTSK. MW 7.3 (GS), 7.3 (UCMT), 7.3 (GCMT), 7.3 (WCMT).    
                                                                mb 6.5 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). Mo 1.1*10**20 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.0*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 1.0*10**20 Nm (WCMT), 8.0*10**19 
                                                                Nm (PPT). Es 7.0*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt at Petropavlovsk-
                                                                Kamchatskiy. Recorded (1 JMA) in eastern and southwestern 
                                                                Hokkaido. Also recorded (1 JMA) in Aomori, Iwate and Miyagi, 
                                                                Honshu.

DEC 07  13 36 21.3& 26.990 N   55.800 E   15    5.4       219  SOUTHERN IRAN. <THR>. MW 5.4 (GS), 5.4 (GCMT). mb 5.7 (GS). MS    
                                                                5.2 (GS). ML 5.2 (THR). Mo 1.5*10**17 Nm (GS), 1.5*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT). Five people injured and buildings damaged on Jazireh-ye 
                                                                Qeshm. Felt at Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

DEC 09  06 23 59.7  31.232 S  176.924 W   18 G  6.8  1.1  414  KERMADEC ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.8 (UCMT), 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS). mb    
                                                                6.2 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo 9.1*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.9*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.8*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 2.1*10**14 Nm (GS).

DEC 09  18 53 11.1  32.518 N  105.395 E   25    5.1  0.8  207  SICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REGION, CHINA. MW 5.1 (GCMT). mb 5.5 (GS).    
                                                                MS 4.5 (GS). Mo 5.8*10**16 Nm (GCMT). At least two people killed 
                                                                at Guangyuan and three injured in Lizhou. Felt (II) at Chengdu. 
                                                                Also felt at Ziyang.

DEC 25  20 20 51.5  23.970 N   97.569 E   35 G  4.8  1.1   67  MYANMAR-CHINA BORDER REGION. MW 4.8 (GCMT). mb 4.7 (GS). Mo    
                                                                2.3*10**16 Nm (GCMT). Nineteen people injured, 30 houses 
                                                                collapsed and more than 5,400 buildings damaged in Ruili, China.


NOTABLE NORTH AMERICAN EARTHQUAKES

FEB 18  14 15 00.0& 32.270 N  101.420 W    0 G  2.1         5  WESTERN TEXAS. <MACRO>. mbLg 2.1 (GS). Explosion at an oil    
                                                                refinery near Big Spring. At least 5 people were injured.

APR 18  09 36 59.1& 38.452 N   87.886 W   14    5.4       298  ILLINOIS. <CERI>. MW 5.4 (GCMT), 5.2 (GS), 5.2 (SLM). mb 5.1    
                                                                (GS). MS 4.8 (GS). Mo 9.3*10**16 Nm (GS), 1.8*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                7.6*10**16 Nm (SLM). A few buildings sustained minor structural 
                                                                damage at East Alton, Mount Carmel and West Salem, Illinois and 
                                                                a cornice fell from one building at Louisville, Kentucky. Felt 
                                                                (VII) at Bone Gap and Browns; (VI) at Albion, Allendale, 
                                                                Bridgeport, Cisne, Grayville, Lawrenceville, Mount Carmel, Saint 
                                                                Francisville, Sumner and West Salem; (V) at Breese, Carlyle, 
                                                                Carmi, Coulterville, De Soto, East Saint Louis, Elkville, 
                                                                Fairfield, Flora, Galatia, Geff, Golconda, Hoopeston, La Grange 
                                                                Park, Loami, Macedonia, New Athens, Noble, Norris City, Olney, 
                                                                Omaha, Palestine, Percy, Robinson, Waverly and Xenia, Illinois. 
                                                                Felt (VII) at Owensville; (VI) at Cynthiana, Fort Branch, New 
                                                                Harmony, Patoka and Princeton; (V) at Bainbridge, Clayton, 
                                                                Crothersville, Dale, Evansville, Francisco, Haubstadt, Jasper, 
                                                                Montezuma, Mount Vernon, Oakland City, Oaktown, Paragon, 
                                                                Petersburg, Poland, Poseyville, Richland, Roachdale, Shoals, 
                                                                Vincennes and Wheatland, Indiana. Also felt (V) at Cecilia, 
                                                                Elkton, Fairdale, Hardinsburg, Louisville, Maceo, Marion, 
                                                                Philpot and Robards, Kentucky and at Foley and Saint Louis, 
                                                                Missouri. Felt (IV) in much of Illinois, Indiana, western 
                                                                Kentucky, southwestern Michigan, eastern Missouri, southwestern 
                                                                Ohio and western Tennessee. Felt widely throughout the central 
                                                                United States from Green Bay, Wisconsin south to Atlanta, 
                                                                Georgia and Tuscaloosa, Alabama and from Sioux City, Iowa and 
                                                                Omaha, Nebraska east to Akron, Ohio and Parkersburg, West 
                                                                Virginia, including all or parts of Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, 
                                                                Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, 
                                                                Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, 
                                                                Tennessee, West Virginia and Wisconsin. Also felt in southern 
                                                                Ontario, Canada.

APR 26  06 40 10.6& 39.520 N  119.930 W    1    5.0       200  NEVADA. <REN>. MW 5.0 (GCMT), 5.0 (BRK), 4.9 (SLM). mb 4.8 (GS).    
                                                                MS 4.8 (GS). ML 4.7 (REN). Mo 4.1*10**16 Nm (GCMT), 3.4*10**16 
                                                                Nm (BRK), 2.7*10**16 Nm (SLM). Minor damage to some buildings at 
                                                                Reno. A rockslide caused damage to a wooden flume on the Truckee 
                                                                River. Felt (VI) at Reno; (IV) at Incline Village, Sparks, Sun 
                                                                Valley and Washoe Valley; (III) at Carson City, Dayton, Fernley, 
                                                                Gardnerville, Glenbrook, Minden, Silver Springs, Virginia City 
                                                                and Wadsworth; (II) at Fallon. Also felt at Lovelock and Nixon. 
                                                                Felt (IV) at Alta, Colfax, Kings Beach, Loyalton and Penn 
                                                                Valley; (III) at Blairsden-Graeagle, Foresthill, Grass Valley, 
                                                                Magalia, Nevada City, Olympic Valley, Placerville, Pollock 
                                                                Pines, Portola, Quincy, Shingle Springs, South Lake Tahoe, Tahoe 
                                                                City, Tahoma and Truckee; (II) at Camino, Folsom, Janesville, 
                                                                Pioneer, Rocklin, Sacramento and Susanville, California. Felt 
                                                                widely in the Chester-Grass Valley-Sonora area.

Compiled by Pamela J. Benfield and NEIC Operations Staff.