Significant Earthquakes of the World

2010



                                          SIGNIFICANT EARTHQUAKES OF THE WORLD, 2010


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 03  21 48 02.8   8.726 S  157.487 E   10 G  6.6  1.2  282  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (WCMT). mb 6.0    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). Mo 9.5*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 7.9*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 1.4*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 1.1*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt at Gizo and Honiara. A small tsunami 
                                                                with a wave height (peak-to-trough) of less than 2 cm was 
                                                                recorded at Honiara.

JAN 03  22 36 25.6   8.783 S  157.354 E   10 G  7.1  1.1  377  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 7.1 (GCMT), 7.1 (WCMT), 7.0 (UCMT). mb 6.3    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 5.8*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                6.3*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 4.3*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 5.9*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 5.3*10**14 Nm (GS). Sixteen homes destroyed, at least 60 
                                                                damaged and 1,000 people left homeless on Rendova. Some of the 
                                                                damage was caused by a tsunami, with a runup height of 2-3 m on 
                                                                Rendova. Felt (VI) at Gizo. The tsunami was recorded at the 
                                                                following tide stations with these wave heights (peak-to-
                                                                trough): 2 cm at Cape Ferguson and 15 cm at Rosslyn Bay, 
                                                                Australia; 13 cm at Honiara, Solomon Islands; 1 cm at 
                                                                Luganville, Vanuatu.

JAN 05  04 55 39.4  58.173 S   14.695 W   13 G  6.8  1.2  198  EAST OF THE SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS. MW 6.8 (UCMT), 6.8 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.7 (GS), 6.8 (WCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). ME 7.7 (GS). Mo 
                                                                1.8*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.7*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                2.2*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 2.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 9.4*10**15 Nm (GS).

JAN 05  12 15 32.2   9.019 S  157.551 E   15    6.8  1.2  338  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 6.8 (UCMT), 6.8 (GCMT), 6.8 (WCMT). mb 6.2    
                                                                (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 2.2*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                2.3*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 1.9*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.6*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 9.1*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (II) at Honiara. A 3 cm tsunami was 
                                                                recorded at Honiara.

JAN 10  00 25 04.2   7.907 S  107.879 E   65    5.1  1.2  155  JAVA, INDONESIA. mb 5.1 (GS). One person died from a heart attack    
                                                                in Garut and two people injured at Kampungbaru. Felt (V) at 
                                                                Garut; (IV) at Bandung, Ciamis and Pangandaran; (III) at 
                                                                Cianjur. Also felt at Bogor and Ciampea.

JAN 10  00 27 39.3& 40.652 N  124.692 W   29    6.5       330  OFFSHORE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA. <NC>. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.4 (GS), 6.5 (WCMT), 6.5 (BRK). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). ME 
                                                                7.4 (GS). Mo 7.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.8*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                7.6*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 6.9*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 8.4*10**18 Nm (PPT), 
                                                                7.1*10**18 Nm (BRK). Es 3.2*10**15 Nm (GS). About 30 people 
                                                                injured and moderate damage to hundreds of homes and buildings 
                                                                in the Eureka-Ferndale area. Felt (VII) at Eureka, Ferndale and 
                                                                Samoa; (VI) at Bayside, Fortuna, Loleta and Rio Dell; (V) at 
                                                                Arcata, Blue Lake, Carlotta, Hydesville, Kneeland, Korbel, 
                                                                McKinleyville, Petrolia, Scotia, Somes Bar and Whitethorn. Felt 
                                                                widely in northern California and southwestern Oregon and as far 
                                                                as Hollister, California; Reno, Nevada; Portland, Oregon.

JAN 12  21 53 10.0  18.443 N   72.571 W   13 G  7.0  1.0  500  HAITI REGION. MW 7.0 (GS), 7.0 (UCMT), 7.0 (GCMT), 7.0 (WCMT). mb    
                                                                6.8 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 4.5*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                4.4*10**19 Nm (GS), 4.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 4.4*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 
                                                                5.0*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 4.9*10**15 Nm (GS). According to 
                                                                official estimates, 316,000 people killed, 300,000 injured, 1.3 
                                                                million displaced, 97,294 houses destroyed and 188,383 damaged 
                                                                in the Port-au-Prince area and in much of southern Haiti. Other 
                                                                estimates suggest substantially lower numbers of casualties, 
                                                                perhaps as low as fewer than 100,000. The casualties include at 
                                                                least 4 people killed by a local tsunami in the Petit Paradis 
                                                                area near Leogane. Tsunami waves were also reported at Jacmel, 
                                                                Les Cayes, Petit Goave, Leogane, Luly and Anse a Galets. The 
                                                                tsunami had recorded wave heights (peak-to-trough) of 12 cm at 
                                                                Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and 2 cm at Christiansted, US 
                                                                Virgin Islands. Uplift was observed along the coast from Leogane 
                                                                to L'Acul and subsidence was observed along the coast from Grand 
                                                                Trou to Port Royal. Felt (VIII) at Leogane; (VII) at Carrefour, 
                                                                Port-au-Prince and Petionville; (VI) at Vieux Bourg d'Aquin; (V) 
                                                                at Port-de-Paix. Felt (V) at La Vega, Moca and San Cristobal; 
                                                                (IV) at Bani, Bonao, Luperon, Nagua, Puerto Plata, Santiago, 
                                                                Santo Domingo and Sosua, Dominican Republic. Felt throughout 
                                                                Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Felt (III) at Oranjestad, 
                                                                Aruba; (IV) at Santiago de Cuba and (III) at Guantanamo, Cuba; 
                                                                (II) in the Kingston-Mona area, Jamaica; (II) at Carolina and 
                                                                San Juan, Puerto Rico; (III) at Cockburn Harbour and (II) at 
                                                                Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands; (III) at Maracaibo and 
                                                                (II) at Caracas, Venezuela. Felt in parts of The Bahamas, Puerto 
                                                                Rico and the US Virgin Islands and as far as southern Florida, 
                                                                northern Colombia and northwestern Venezuela.

JAN 15  18 00 46.7  10.454 N   63.475 W    8    5.6  1.1  325  SUCRE, VENEZUELA. MW 5.6 (GCMT), 5.5 (UCMT), 5.4 (CAR). mb 5.4    
                                                                (GS). MS 5.2 (GS). Mo 2.8*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 2.6*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT). Eleven people injured and three houses damaged at 
                                                                Cariaco. Felt (IV) at Barcelona and Cumana; (III) at Ciudad 
                                                                Guayana, Porlamar and Puerto La Cruz; (II) at Caracas. Also felt 
                                                                at Acarigua, Carupano, La Asuncion, Maturin and Petare. Felt at 
                                                                Port-of-Spain, Trinidad.

JAN 17  09 37 26.1  25.558 N  105.804 E   27    4.4  0.7   27  GUIZHOU, CHINA. mb 4.4 (GS). At least 7 people killed, 9 injured    
                                                                and 1 missing after 2 landslides occurred in Guizhou.

JAN 30  21 36 58.0  30.268 N  105.668 E   10 G  5.1  1.0  137  EASTERN SICHUAN, CHINA. mb 5.1 (GS). MS 4.7 (GS). One person    
                                                                killed, 15 injured, more than 100 homes destroyed and thousands 

FEB 18  01 13 19.5  42.587 N  130.703 E  578    6.9  1.4  524  CHINA-RUSSIA-NORTH KOREA BORDER REGION. MW 6.9 (GS), 6.9 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.8 (UCMT), 6.8 (WCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). Mo 2.7*10**19 
                                                                Nm (GS), 2.6*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.3*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.3*10**19 
                                                                Nm (WCMT). Es 1.1*10**14 Nm (GS). Recorded (2 JMA) in 
                                                                southeastern Hokkaido and (1 JMA) in northern and southern 
                                                                Hokkaido, Japan. Also recorded (2 JMA) in Aomori, Ishikawa, 
                                                                Iwate, Miyagi and Saitama; (1 JMA) in Akita, Chiba, Fukui, 
                                                                Fukushima, Gumma, Ibaraki, Kanagawa and Tokyo, Honshu.

FEB 25  04 56 51.9  25.523 N  101.903 E   10 G  5.2  0.9  176  YUNNAN, CHINA. MW 5.2 (GCMT). mb 5.2 (GS). Mo 7.1*10**16 Nm    
                                                                (GCMT). Eleven people injured and houses damaged in Yunnan. Felt 
                                                                (II) at Kunming.

FEB 26  20 31 26.9  25.930 N  128.425 E   25 G  7.0  1.0  487  RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN. MW 7.0 (UCMT), 7.0 (GCMT), 6.9 (GS), 7.0    
                                                                (WCMT), 6.9 (NIED). mb 6.7 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 7.4 (GS). Mo 
                                                                3.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 3.4*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 3.2*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                3.4*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 3.4*10**19 Nm (PPT), 3.0*10**19 Nm (NIED). 
                                                                Es 2.6*10**15 Nm (GS). Felt (V) on Okinawa. Also felt at Taipei 
                                                                and T'ao-yuan, Taiwan. Recorded (5L JMA) on Okinawa; (4 JMA) in 
                                                                the Kerama-retto and on Kitadaito and Yoron-jima; (3 JMA) on 
                                                                Aguni-jima, Amami-oshima, Ie-jima, Iheya-shima, Izena-shima, 
                                                                Kikaiga-shima, Kume-jima, Minamidaito-jima, Okino-erabu-shima, 
                                                                Tokuno-shima, Tonaki-jima, Uke-jima and Yoro-jima; (2 JMA) on 
                                                                Akuseki-jima, Kareroma-jima, Miyako-jima and Suwanose-jima; (1 
                                                                JMA) on Iriomote-jima, Ishigaki-jima, Tanega-shima, Tarama-shima 
                                                                and Yaku-shima. Also recorded (1 JMA) in Kagoshima, Kumamoto and 
                                                                Miyazaki, Kyushu.

FEB 27  06 34 11.5  36.122 S   72.898 W   23    8.8  1.1  454  OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE. MW 8.8 (UCMT), 8.8 (GCMT), 8.8 (WCMT).    
                                                                mb 7.2 (GS). MS 8.5 (GS). ME 8.3 (GS). Mo 1.9*10**22 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                2.0*10**22 Nm (WCMT), 1.8*10**22 Nm (UCMT), 8.4*10**21 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 5.9*10**16 Nm (GS). At least 523 people killed, 24 missing, 
                                                                about 12,000 injured, 800,000 displaced and at least 370,000 
                                                                houses, 4,013 schools, 79 hospitals and 4,200 boats damaged or 
                                                                destroyed by the earthquake and tsunami in the Valparaiso-
                                                                Concepcion-Temuco area. At least 1.8 million people affected in 
                                                                Araucania, Bio-Bio, Maule, O'Higgins, Region Metropolitana and 
                                                                Valparaiso. The total economic loss in Chile was estimated at 30 
                                                                billion US dollars. Electricity, telecommunications and water 
                                                                supplies were disrupted and the airports at Concepcion and 
                                                                Santiago had minor damage. The tsunami damaged or destroyed many 
                                                                buildings and roads at Concepcion, Constitucion, Dichato and 
                                                                Pichilemu and also damaged boats and a dock in the San Diego 
                                                                area, USA. Maximum acceleration of 0.65g was recorded at 
                                                                Concepcion and more than 2 m of uplift along the coast was 
                                                                observed near Arauco. Felt (IX) at Concepcion; (VIII) at 
                                                                Chiguayante, Coronel, Lebu, Nacimiento, Parral, Penco, Rancagua, 
                                                                Santiago, San Vicente, Talca, Temuco and Tome; (VII) from La 
                                                                Ligua to Villarrica; (VI) as far as Ovalle and Valdivia. Felt in 
                                                                Chile as far as Iquique and Punta Arenas. Felt (V) at Cutral-Co 
                                                                and San Juan; (IV) at Cordoba, Mendoza and San Carlos de 
                                                                Bariloche; (III) at Buenos Aires, Argentina and (II) at Sao 
                                                                Paulo, Brazil. Felt in much of Argentina and in parts of 
                                                                Bolivia, southern Brazil, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay. Seiches 
                                                                were observed on Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, USA. A Pacific-
                                                                wide tsunami was generated. Tsunami wave heights in centimeters 
                                                                (above sea level) were recorded at the following selected tide 
                                                                gauges: 71 at Pago Pago, American Samoa; 22 at Winter Harbour, 
                                                                Canada; 261 at Valparaiso, 181 at Talcahuano, 164 at Coquimbo, 
                                                                144 at Corral, 118 at Arica, 90 at Caldera, 79 at San Felix, 68 
                                                                at Iquique, 47 at Antofagasta and 40 at San Pedro, Chile; 33 at 
                                                                Rarotonga, Cook Islands; 105 at Santa Cruz and 41 at Baltra, 
                                                                Ecuador; 32 at Rikitea, French Polynesia; 95 at Hanasaki, 40 at 
                                                                Ofunato and 30 at Naha, Japan; 21 on Johnston Island; 15 on 
                                                                Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands; 32 on Midway Island; 65.5 at 
                                                                Acapulco and 35.9 at Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; 117 at Gisborne, 
                                                                101 on Chatham Island, 98 at Owenga and 50 on Raoul Island, New 
                                                                Zealand; 37 at Manus, Papua New Guinea; 69 at Callao, Peru; 16 
                                                                at Currimao, Philippines; 42 at Apia, Samoa; 63 at King Cove, 42 
                                                                on Atka, 39 at Seward, 39 on Shemya, 36 at Kodiak, 36 at Yakutat 
                                                                and 23 at Craig, Alaska, USA; 91 at Santa Barbara, 64 at 
                                                                Crescent City, 60 at La Jolla and 46 at Point Reyes, California; 
                                                                86 at Kahului, 51 at Kawaihae, 40 at Nawiliwili and 26 at 
                                                                Honolulu, Hawaii; 32 at Port Orford, Oregon; 23 at Neah Bay, 
                                                                Washington.

FEB 27  08 01 23.0  37.773 S   75.048 W   35 G  7.4  1.1  409  OFF THE COAST OF BIO-BIO, CHILE. MW 7.4 (GCMT). mb 6.9 (GS). Mo    
                                                                1.4*10**20 Nm (GCMT).

FEB 27  15 45 37.0& 24.872 S   65.602 W   10    6.3       376  SALTA, ARGENTINA. <SJA>. MW 6.3 (GCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). MD 6.1    
                                                                (SJA). Mo 3.0*10**18 Nm (GCMT). Two people killed and two 
                                                                injured in the Salta area. Felt (V) at Cordoba and Salta and 
                                                                (IV) at San Miguel de Tucuman and San Salvador de Jujuy. Also 
                                                                felt at Libertador General San Martin, Mendoza, San Pedro and 
                                                                Santa Fe. Felt (II) at Asuncion, Paraguay. Felt at Antofagasta 
                                                                and Calama, Chile and at Tarija, Bolivia.

MAR 04  00 18 51.2  22.918 N  120.795 E   21 G  6.3  0.9  326  TAIWAN. MW 6.3 (GCMT), 6.2 (GS), 6.2 (UCMT), 6.2 (WCMT), 6.1    
                                                                (RMT). mb 6.2 (GS). MS 6.2 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). ML 6.4 (TAP). Mo 
                                                                3.0*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 2.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 2.6*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 
                                                                2.3*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 1.9*10**18 Nm (RMT). Es 4.5*10**13 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Ninety-six people injured and one bridge damaged in Kao-
                                                                hsiung. At least 340 buildings, including historical sites, 
                                                                damaged throughout the island. Felt (VI) at Yung-kang; (V) at 
                                                                Chao-chou, Chia-i, Hsin-ying, Kao-hsiung and Tai-nan; (IV) at 
                                                                Chang-hua, Hsin-chu, P'ing-tung and T'ai-chung; (III) at Hsin-
                                                                tien, Tao-yuan and Taipei; (II) at Chung-liao. Also felt at Chih-
                                                                shan, Chu-pei, Kang-shan, Kincheng, Ma-kung, Pan-chiao, Pu-li, 
                                                                San-hsia, Shu-lin, Tan-shui, Tou-liu and Yung-ho. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Fuzhou and (II) at Xiamen, Fujian. Also felt at Jiaocheng. Felt 
                                                                in Hong Kong and (II) at Ningbo, Zhejiang. Felt at Basco, 
                                                                Philippines. Recorded (6 TAP) in Chia-i and Tai-nan; (5 TAP) in 
                                                                Kao-hsiung, Ping-tung, Tai-tung and Yun-lin; (4 TAP) in Chang-
                                                                hua, Nan-tou and Tai-chung; (3 TAP) in Hua-lien, I-lan, Miao-li 
                                                                and P'eng-hu; (2 TAP) in Hsin-chu, Tai-pei and Tao-yuan; (1 TAP) 
                                                                in Chin-men and Lien-chiang, Taiwan.

MAR 04  14 02 27.5  13.571 S  167.227 E  176 G  6.5  1.0  426  VANUATU. MW 6.5 (GS), 6.4 (UCMT), 6.4 (GCMT), 6.4 (WCMT). mb 6.0    
                                                                (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 6.8*10**18 Nm (GS), 5.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                5.3*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 5.2*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 7.1*10**18 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 9.6*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt at Luganville.

MAR 05  11 47 06.8  36.665 S   73.374 W   18 G  6.6  0.9  255  OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE. MW 6.6 (GS), 6.6 (GCMT), 6.6 (WCMT), 6.5    
                                                                (UCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.3 (GS). ML 6.5 (GUC). Mo 
                                                                8.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 8.6*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 
                                                                7.3*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 1.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 6.1*10**13 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (VII) at Concepcion; (VI) at Chiguayante and Chillan; 
                                                                (V) at Angol and Los Angeles; (IV) at Constitucion; (III) at 
                                                                Santiago, Temuco and Valdivia. Also felt at Bulnes, Coihaique, 
                                                                Coronel, La Laja, Linares, Penaflor, Puerto Varas, San Carlos, 
                                                                Talca, Talcahuano, Vilcun and Villarrica. Felt (II) at Buenos 
                                                                Aires, Argentina. Also felt at Comodoro Rivadavia, Cutral-Co, 
                                                                Mendoza, Neuquen, San Carlos de Bariloche and Santa Rosa.

MAR 05  16 07 00.6   3.762 S  100.991 E   26 G  6.8  1.1  401  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 6.8 (UCMT), 6.7 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.5 (GS), 6.7 (WCMT). mb 6.0 (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 
                                                                7.3*10**18 Nm (GS), 2.3*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.2*10**19 Nm (WCMT). Es 4.8*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (II) at 
                                                                Bengkulu and Padang, Sumatra. Also felt at Jambi and at Jakarta, 
                                                                Java. Felt at Petaling Jaya, Malaysia and (II) in Singapore.

MAR 08  02 32 34.7  38.864 N   39.986 E   12 G  6.1  0.8  379  EASTERN TURKEY. MW 6.1 (UCMT), 6.1 (GCMT), 5.9 (GS), 6.0 (WCMT).    
                                                                mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.0 (GS). ME 6.3 (GS). ML 6.0 (ISK). Mo 
                                                                9.4*10**17 Nm (GS), 1.8*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 1.5*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.3*10**18 Nm (WCMT). Es 5.6*10**13 Nm (GS). At least 42 people 
                                                                killed, 100 injured and 3,500 displaced, 287 buildings destroyed 
                                                                and 700 heavily damaged in the Basyurt-Demirci-Kovancilar-
                                                                Okcular area. Felt (VI) at Elazig, (V) at Diyarbakir, (IV) at 
                                                                Gaziantep and Siirt, (III) at Erzurum and (II) at Ankara and 
                                                                Trabzon. Felt widely in eastern Turkey. Felt (III) at Mosul, 
                                                                Iraq. Also felt at Arbil and Sinjar. Felt (II) at Aleppo, Syria. 
                                                                Also felt at Al Qamishli, Manbij, Nubl and Ra's al `Ayn.

MAR 11  14 39 43.9  34.290 S   71.891 W   11 G  6.9  0.9  415  LIBERTADOR O'HIGGINS, CHILE. MW 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS),    
                                                                6.9 (WCMT). mb 6.7 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). Mo 2.4*10**19 
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 1.7*10**19 Nm (GS), 2.6*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 2.4*10**19 
                                                                Nm (UCMT), 4.3*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 4.7*10**14 Nm (GS). Some 
                                                                damage (VII) at Rancagua. Felt (VI) at Curico, Graneros, 
                                                                Santiago, San Vicente and Talca; (V) at Buin, Calera, Chillan, 
                                                                Colina, Concepcion, Melipilla, San Antonio, San Fernando and 
                                                                Valparaiso; (IV) at Angol, Limache, Los Andes, Penaflor, 
                                                                Petorca, Puente Alto, Quillota, Quilpue, San Bernardo, 
                                                                Talcahuano, Temuco, Villa Alemana and Vina del Mar. Felt in much 
                                                                of central and southern Chile as far as La Serena and Coihaique. 
                                                                Felt (V) at San Rafael, (IV) at Cordoba, (III) at Mendoza and 
                                                                (II) at Buenos Aires, Argentina. Felt at Montevideo, Uruguay and 
                                                                (II) at Asuncion, Paraguay. A small tsunami was recorded with 
                                                                wave heights (peak-to-trough) of 29 cm at San Antonio and 16 cm 
                                                                at Valparaiso.

MAR 11  14 55 27.5  34.326 S   71.799 W   18 G  7.0  1.0  403  LIBERTADOR O'HIGGINS, CHILE. MW 7.0 (GCMT), 6.7 (WCMT). mb 6.5    
                                                                (GS). ML 6.4 (GUC). Mo 3.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT). Felt (V) at Talca; (IV) at San Fernando, Santiago and 
                                                                Vina del Mar; (III) at Rancagua; (II) at Quillota, San Antonio 
                                                                and Valparaiso. Also felt at Buin, Chillan, Concepcion, 
                                                                Constitution, Curico, Machali, Puente Alto, Quilpue, San 
                                                                Bernardo, San Felipe and Talagante. Felt (III) at Mendoza, 
                                                                Argentina. Also felt at Bariloche, Cordoba, San Juan and San 
                                                                Rafael. Felt at Asuncion, Paraguay.

MAR 14  08 08 03.9  37.745 N  141.590 E   32 G  6.5  0.8  491  NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.4 (GS), 6.5 (WCMT), 6.5 (NIED). mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.4 (GS). ME 
                                                                6.5 (GS). Mo 7.9*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 7.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                5.3*10**18 Nm (GS), 6.5*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 8.7*10**18 Nm (PPT), 
                                                                6.8*10**18 Nm (NIED). Es 1.4*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Kitakami and Sendai; (III) at Ayase, Misawa, Tokyo, Yokohama and 
                                                                Yokosuka; (II) at Hamura. Widely felt on Honshu. Recorded (5L 
                                                                JMA) in Fukushima; (4 JMA) in Iwate, Miyagi and Tochigi; (3 JMA) 
                                                                in Akita, Aomori, Chiba, Gumma, Ibaraki, Kanagawa, Niigata, 
                                                                Saitama, Tokyo, Yamagata and Yamanashi; (2 JMA) in Nagano and 
                                                                Shizuoka; (1 JMA) in Aichi, Gifu, Ishikawa and Shiga. Also 
                                                                recorded (2 JMA) in southern and southwestern Hokkaido and (1 
                                                                JMA) in central and eastern Hokkaido. Recorded (1 JMA) on 
                                                                Hachijo-jima, Miyake-jima, O-shima and Sadoga-shima.

MAR 16  02 21 57.9  36.217 S   73.257 W   18 G  6.7  0.9  312  OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE. MW 6.7 (UCMT), 6.7 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS), 6.7    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.0 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). ML 6.7 (GUC). Mo 
                                                                8.3*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.2*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 
                                                                1.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.6*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (VI) at Concepcion; (V) at Chiguayante, Curico, 
                                                                Parral, San Clemente, San Javier, Talca, Talcahuano and Temuco; 
                                                                (IV) at Angol, Chillan, Coronel, Linares, Los Angeles, 
                                                                Pichilemu, Rancagua and Tome; (III) at Santiago; (II) at Corral, 
                                                                Lanco, Puente Alto, San Fernando, Valdivia, Villarrica and Vina 
                                                                del Mar. Felt as far as La Serena and Osorno. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Neuquen and (II) at Mendoza, Argentina. Also felt at San Rafael.

MAR 20  14 00 49.9   3.361 S  152.245 E  415 D  6.6  0.9  519  NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS),    
                                                                6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (WCMT). mb 6.0 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). Mo 9.2*10**18 
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 8.4*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 8.3*10**18 Nm (GS), 7.6*10**18 
                                                                Nm (WCMT), 6.7*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 1.3*10**14 Nm (GS).

MAR 30  16 54 46.7  13.667 N   92.831 E   34    6.6  0.9  413  ANDAMAN ISLANDS, INDIA REGION. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (GCMT), 6.4    
                                                                (GS), 6.6 (WCMT). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). ME 6.3 (GS). Mo 
                                                                5.6*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 9.6*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 
                                                                1.1*10**19 Nm (UCMT). Es 6.8*10**13 Nm (GS). At least 10 people 
                                                                injured by jumping from buildings and many buildings damaged 
                                                                slightly at Diglipur. Landslides occurred in the Diglipur area. 
                                                                Felt (V) at Bombuflat; (IV) at Port Blair and Vishakhapatnam; 
                                                                (III) at Bhubaneswar; (II) at Calcutta and Madras. Also felt at 
                                                                Bangalore, Chetput, Choudwar, Haldia and Jajpur. Felt at 
                                                                Barguna, Chattagam and Dhaka, Bangladesh and at Rangoon, Myanmar.

APR 04  22 40 43.1& 32.297 N  115.278 W    4 G  7.2       406  BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO. <ECX>. MW 7.2 (UCMT), 7.2 (GCMT), 7.2    
                                                                (WCMT), 6.9 (PAS). mb 6.4 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 
                                                                8.5*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 7.6*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 6.8*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 5.6*10**19 Nm (PPT), 2.8*10**19 Nm (PAS). Es 4.8*10**15 
                                                                Nm (GS). Two people killed, at least 233 injured and many 
                                                                buildings damaged (VII) in the Mexicali area. Felt (VII) at 
                                                                Guadalupe Victoria and (V) at El Sauzal, Ensenada, Maneadero, 
                                                                Primo Tapia, San Felipe, Tecate and Tijuana. Felt (VI) at San 
                                                                Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora. Felt in much of Baja California and 
                                                                northwestern Sonora and as far as Aguascalientes, Ciudad Juarez 
                                                                and La Paz. About 28 km of surface faulting observed on the 
                                                                Borrego Fault southwest of Mexicali. Many buildings damaged 
                                                                (VII) at Calexico and Imperial, California. Felt (VII) at El 
                                                                Centro and Heber; (VI) at Brawley, Calipatria, Holtville and 
                                                                Ocotillo; (V) at Borrego Springs, Boulevard, Campo, Chula Vista, 
                                                                Coachella, Coronado, Jacumba, Lemon Grove, Los Angeles, Niland, 
                                                                Pine Valley, San Diego, San Ysidro, Tecate, Thermal, Westmorland 
                                                                and Winterhaven. Felt (V) at Somerton, Wellton and Yuma, 
                                                                Arizona. Felt throughout southern California, in much of 
                                                                Arizona, in the Henderson-Las Vegas area, Nevada and in parts of 
                                                                New Mexico and Utah.

APR 06  22 15 01.5   2.383 N   97.048 E   31 G  7.8  1.2  352  NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 7.8 (GCMT), 7.7 (WCMT). mb 7.0    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.9 (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 6.6*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                3.9*10**20 Nm (WCMT), 2.2*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 4.8*10**15 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (V) at Meulaboh and Sibolga; (IV) at Banda Aceh and 
                                                                Medan; (III) at Padangsidempuan, Samosir and Tarutung. Also felt 
                                                                at Belawan, Duri, Lhokseumawe and Padang. Felt at Bandung and 
                                                                Jakarta, Java and at Kuta, Bali. Felt (IV) at Butterworth and 
                                                                Perai; (III) at Ayer Itam, Gelugor Estate, George Town, Sungai 
                                                                Ara and Tanjong Bunga Estate; (II) at Banting, Kuala Lumpur, 
                                                                Petaling Jaya and Tanjong Malim, Malaysia. Felt along the west 
                                                                coast of Peninsular Malaysia and (II) in Singapore. Also felt at 
                                                                Male, Maldives. A tsunami was recorded along the coast of 
                                                                Sumatra with heights (center-to-peak) at the following tide 
                                                                stations: 44 cm at Meulaboh, 19 cm at Sibolga, 17 cm at 
                                                                Telukdalam, 7 cm at Padang and 7 cm on Pulau Tanahbalah.

APR 11  09 40 25.6  10.878 S  161.116 E   21 G  6.9  1.0  399  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (UCMT), 6.8 (WCMT). mb 6.6    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 2.4*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                2.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.0*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 9.6*10**18 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 2.6*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (III) at Honiara. Also felt at Auki.
APR 13  23 49 38.3  33.165 N   96.548 E   17 G  6.9  1.3  410  SOUTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA. MW 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT), 6.7 (GS), 6.8    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.5 (GS). MS 7.0 (GS). ME 7.5 (GS). Mo 2.5*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 2.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.3*10**19 Nm (GS), 2.0*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 3.2*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 3.6*10**15 Nm (GS). At least 
                                                                2,698 people killed, 270 missing, 12,135 injured and 15,000 
                                                                buildings damaged in the Yushu area. Felt (IV) at Lhasa, Qiaotou 
                                                                and Xining; (II) at Baojishan, Lanzhou and Urumqi. Felt at Aksu, 
                                                                Dazhou, Jinchang, Ya'an, Yumen Dong Zhan and Zhangye. Felt (II) 
                                                                at Thimphu, Bhutan. Also felt at Punakha. Felt at Dibrugarh and 
                                                                Gezing, India. Also felt at Kathmandu, Nepal and at Chiang Mai, 
                                                                Thailand.

APR 18  20 28 50.2  35.633 N   67.658 E   13 G  5.6  0.8  262  CENTRAL AFGHANISTAN. MW 5.6 (GCMT), 5.4 (GS). mb 5.7 (GS). MS 5.4    
                                                                (GS). Mo 2.9*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 1.7*10**17 Nm (GS). Eleven people 
                                                                killed, more than 70 injured, 2,000 houses destroyed and dozens 
                                                                of livestock killed in Samangan. Landslides blocked roads in the 
                                                                area. Felt (IV) at Mazar-e Sharif and (II) at Kabul. Also felt 
                                                                at Baghlan, Bagrami, Bamyan, Baraki Barak, Gazab, Panjab, 
                                                                Shibirghan and Shahrak. Felt at Samarqand, Uzbekistan and (II) 
                                                                at Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

APR 20  00 17 08.0& 30.794 S  121.406 E    0    5.2        77  WESTERN AUSTRALIA. <AUST>. mb 5.2 (GS). ML 5.0 (AUST). Three    
                                                                people injured and buildings and roads damaged at Kalgoorlie-
                                                                Boulder. Felt (II) at Perth. Also felt at Carnarvon.

APR 26  02 59 52.1  22.180 N  123.623 E   22 G  6.5  1.1  351  SOUTHEAST OF TAIWAN. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS), 6.5    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.2 (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). ME 6.8 (GS). ML 6.8 (TAP). Mo 
                                                                6.9*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 6.9*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.4*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                6.9*10**18 Nm (WCMT). Es 3.3*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (III) at 
                                                                Taipei and (II) at T'ai-chung. Felt in much of Taiwan. Recorded 
                                                                (3 TAP) in Hua-lien, I-lan and T'ai-tung; (2 TAP) in Miao-li, 
                                                                Nan-t'ou, P'ing-tung, T'ai-nan and Yun-lin; (1 TAP) in P'eng-hu. 
                                                                Felt (II) at Quanzhou, Fujian. Felt on Ishigaki-jima, Ryukyu 
                                                                Islands. Recorded (2 JMA) on Hateruma-jima, Iriomote-jima and 
                                                                Yonaguni-jima; (1 JMA) on Ikema-jima, Ishigaki-jima, Miyako-jima 
                                                                and Tarama-shima.

APR 30  23 11 43.1  60.473 N  177.877 W   12 G  6.5  1.1  430  BERING SEA. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (UCMT), 6.3 (GS), 6.4 (WCMT). mb    
                                                                6.0 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). ML 6.2 (AEIC). Mo 6.7*10**18 
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 5.8*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 3.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 5.6*10**18 
                                                                Nm (WCMT). Es 4.9*10**14 Nm (GS).

MAY 05  16 29 03.2   4.054 S  101.096 E   27 G  6.5  1.0  347  SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS), 6.5 (WCMT).    
                                                                mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 8.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                4.8*10**18 Nm (GS), 6.9*10**18 Nm (WCMT). Es 8.1*10**13 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Felt (IV) at Ipuh, Ketaun and Mukomuko and (III) at Bengkulu, 
                                                                Lebong and Muaraaman. Also felt in Singapore.

MAY 06  02 42 47.9  18.058 S   70.547 W   37 G  6.2  0.7  455  OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE. MW 6.2 (UCMT), 6.2 (GCMT), 6.1 (GS),    
                                                                6.2 (WCMT). mb 6.7 (GS). MS 5.9 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). ML 6.5 (GUC), 
                                                                6.5 (LIM). Mo 2.8*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 2.6*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.6*10**18 Nm (GS), 2.8*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 2.9*10**18 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 9.5*10**13 Nm (GS). Eleven people injured, some buildings 
                                                                slightly damaged (V), utilities disrupted and landslides in the 
                                                                Tacna area, Peru. Felt (IV) at Moquegua and Ilo; (III) at 
                                                                Arequipa, Juliaca and Puno; (II) at Puerto Maldonado. Also felt 
                                                                at Acari, Ayaviri, Camana, Chivay and Tarata. Felt (V) at Arica; 
                                                                (IV) Alto Hospicio, Camina, Iquique and Pozo Almonte; (III) at 
                                                                Huara; (II) at Pica and Quillagua, Chile. Also felt at 
                                                                Antofagasta and Tocopilla. Felt (III) at La Paz and Oruro, 
                                                                Bolivia. Also felt at Cochabamba and El Alto.

MAY 09  05 59 41.6   3.748 N   96.018 E   38 G  7.2  0.9  611  NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA. MW 7.2 (GS), 7.2 (UCMT), 7.2 (GCMT),    
                                                                7.2 (WCMT). mb 6.6 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). Mo 9.4*10**19 
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 8.3*10**19 Nm (GS), 9.1*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 8.5*10**19 
                                                                Nm (UCMT), 2.5*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 7.0*10**14 Nm (GS). Slight 
                                                                damage and a power outage reported on Simeulue. Felt (V) at 
                                                                Banda Aceh and Meulaboh; (IV) at Medan, Nias and Padang; (III) 
                                                                at Riau and Sibolga; (II) at Jakarta. Felt (III) at Alor Setar, 
                                                                Ayer Itam and Tanjong Bunga; (II) at Bukit Mertajam, 
                                                                Butterworth, Gelugor, Georgetown, Kuala Lumpur, Nibong Tebal and 
                                                                Tanjong Tokong, Malaysia. Felt in much of Peninsular Malaysia. 
                                                                Felt (III) at Phuket, Thailand. Also felt at Bangkok, Hat Yai 
                                                                and Yala. Felt (II) at Rangoon, Burma and at Vientiane, Laos. 
                                                                Also felt (II) in Singapore.

MAY 14  12 29 22.3& 35.900 N    4.120 E    2 G  5.3       312  NORTHERN ALGERIA. <CSEM>. MW 5.3 (GCMT). mb 5.2 (GS). ML 5.2    
                                                                (ALG). Mo 1.3*10**17 Nm (GCMT). Two people killed and 43 injured 
                                                                near Beni Yellman. Felt (II) at Algiers. Also felt at Birkhadem, 
                                                                Bordj Bou Arreridj, Bouira, Boumerdas, Bou Saada, Constantine, 
                                                                Mansourah and Tizi Ouzou.

MAY 24  16 18 29.0   8.087 S   71.558 W  581 D  6.5  0.8  460  ACRE, BRAZIL. MW 6.5 (GS), 6.5 (UCMT), 6.4 (GCMT), 6.5 (WCMT). mb    
                                                                6.0 (GS). ME 6.0 (GS). Mo 6.8*10**18 Nm (GS), 6.1*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 5.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 6.0*10**18 Nm (WCMT). Es 
                                                                2.5*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (V) at Cruzeiro do Sul, (III) at Rio 
                                                                Branco and (II) at Manaus. Also felt at Feijo, Tabatinga and 
                                                                Tarauaca. Felt (III) at Pucallpa, Peru. Also felt at Barranca, 
                                                                Campoverde, Chosica, Iquitos and San Luis.

MAY 26  08 53 08.0  25.773 N  129.944 E   10 G  6.5  0.9  548  SOUTHEAST OF THE RYUKYU ISLANDS. MW 6.5 (GS), 6.5 (UCMT), 6.4    
                                                                (GCMT), 6.4 (WCMT), 6.3 (NIED). mb 6.2 (GS). MS 6.2 (GS). ME 6.6 
                                                                (GS). Mo 7.4*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 6.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 5.6*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 5.3*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 3.9*10**18 Nm (NIED), 1.2*10**19 
                                                                Nm (PPT). Es 2.0*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Urasoe and (III) 
                                                                at Chatan, Ginowan, Ishikawa, Okinawa and Yomitan. Also felt at 
                                                                Gushikawa, Itoman, Naha and Nishihara. Recorded (3 JMA) in the 
                                                                Kerama-retto and on Okinawa and (2 JMA) from Uke-jima to Kume-
                                                                jima and as far as Akuseki-jima.

MAY 27  17 14 46.5  13.698 S  166.643 E   31 G  7.2  1.1  327  VANUATU. MW 7.2 (GCMT), 7.0 (GS), 7.2 (WCMT), 7.0 (UCMT). mb 6.2    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 7.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                3.4*10**19 Nm (GS), 6.9*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 4.4*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.0*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 2.9*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (V) at 
                                                                Luganville and (III) at Port-Vila. Felt at Honiara and Lata, 
                                                                Solomon Islands.

MAY 31  19 51 45.8  11.132 N   93.471 E  112 G  6.5  1.1  422  ANDAMAN ISLANDS, INDIA REGION. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4 (GS), 6.4    
                                                                (UCMT), 6.4 (WCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). Mo 6.4*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 5.5*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 5.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 5.1*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 5.5*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 3.7*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Port Blair and (II) at Calcutta and Visakhapatnam. Also felt at 
                                                                Bhubaneswar, Haora, Kataka and Madras. Felt at Chittagong and 
                                                                Dhaka, Bangladesh.

JUN 12  19 26 50.4   7.881 N   91.936 E   35 G  7.5  1.1  514  NICOBAR ISLANDS, INDIA REGION. MW 7.5 (GCMT), 7.4 (GS), 7.5    
                                                                (WCMT), 7.4 (UCMT). mb 7.0 (GS). MS 7.5 (GS). ME 8.1 (GS). Mo 
                                                                2.0*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 1.7*10**20 Nm (GS), 2.1*10**20 Nm (WCMT), 
                                                                1.8*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 2.4*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 3.6*10**16 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (VI) at Port Blair; (III) at Abiramam, Ambattur, 
                                                                Chennamalai, Chepet, Madippakkam, Madras, Saint Thomas Mount and 
                                                                Visakhapatnam; (II) at Bangalore, Calcutta, Kolathur, Porur and 
                                                                Valasaravakkam. Felt (IV) at Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Felt (III) 
                                                                at Colombo, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Galle and Kandy; (II) at 
                                                                Battaramulla, Matara and Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. Felt (III) at 
                                                                Dhaka, Bangladesh. Also felt at Dhamrai. Felt (II) at Male, 
                                                                Maldives. Felt at Perai, Malaysia and in Singapore. A 6 cm 
                                                                tsunami (peak-to-trough) was recorded at Trincomalee, Sri Lanka.

JUN 16  03 16 27.5   2.174 S  136.543 E   18 G  7.0  1.3  307  NEAR THE NORTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA. MW 7.0 (GS), 7.0    
                                                                (UCMT), 7.0 (GCMT), 7.0 (WCMT). mb 6.7 (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). ME 7.4 
                                                                (GS). Mo 4.5*10**19 Nm (GS), 4.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 3.9*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.9*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 9.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 2.7*10**15 
                                                                Nm (GS). At least seventeen people killed, 10,000 displaced, 
                                                                2,556 buildings destroyed or damaged (VI), landslides occurred 
                                                                and utilities disrupted on Yapen. Several buildings destroyed or 
                                                                damaged (VI) on Biak. Felt (V) at Nabire and (IV) at Manokwari. 
                                                                Also felt at Aberpura.

JUN 16  03 58 08.4   2.329 S  136.484 E   11    6.6  1.4  309  NEAR THE NORTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.6    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.2 (GS). Mo 8.5*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 8.9*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT).

JUN 26  05 30 19.4  10.627 S  161.447 E   35 G  6.7  1.2  392  SOLOMON ISLANDS. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS), 6.8 (WCMT), 6.7 (UCMT).    
                                                                mb 6.4 (GS). MS 6.8 (GS). ME 6.3 (GS). Mo 9.4*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.6*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.7*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 6.5*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Honiara.

JUN 30  07 22 27.6  16.396 N   97.782 W   20 G  6.3  0.9  344  OAXACA, MEXICO. MW 6.3 (GCMT), 6.3 (WCMT). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.0    
                                                                (GS). ME 5.6 (GS). MD 6.0 (UNM). Mo 3.1*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                3.0*10**18 Nm (WCMT). Es 6.0*10**12 Nm (GS). One person killed 
                                                                at San Andres Huaxpaltepec. Felt (VII) at Pinotepa Nacional; 
                                                                (IV) at Ecatepec, Nezahualcoyotl, Tlalnepantla and Veracruz; 
                                                                (III) at Cholula, Cuernavaca, Huixquilucan, Jiquilpan, Mexico, 
                                                                Naucalpan, Oaxaca and Puebla. Felt in much of central and 
                                                                southern Mexico as far as Guadalajara and San Cristobal de las 
                                                                Casas.

JUL 14  08 32 21.4  38.067 S   73.310 W   22 G  6.6  0.9  295  BIO-BIO, CHILE. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS), 6.5 (UCMT), 6.5 (WCMT).    
                                                                mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). ML 6.6 (GUC). Mo 
                                                                6.8*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 7.4*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 
                                                                7.1*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 7.3*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 3.0*10**13 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (VI) at Angol, Canete, Curarrehue, Queule, Renaico, 
                                                                Temuco, Tolten and Traiguen; (V) at Collipulli; (IV) at Chillan, 
                                                                Concepcion, Curacautin, Linares, Los Angeles, Parral, Penco, 
                                                                Talcahuano, and Villarrica; (III) at Cobquecura, Corral, 
                                                                Curanilahue, Mafil, Panguipulli, Ranco, San Jose and Valdivia. 
                                                                Felt in much of central Chile from Santiago to Osorno. Also felt 
                                                                at Bariloche and Cutral-Co, Argentina.

JUL 18  05 56 44.9  52.876 N  169.848 W   14 G  6.7  0.9  702  FOX ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS, ALASKA. MW 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS),    
                                                                6.6 (UCMT), 6.6 (WCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 7.0 (GS). 
                                                                ML 6.3 (AEIC). Mo 8.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.1*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 1.1*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 6.8*10**18 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 7.3*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Unalaska and (II) at Dutch 
                                                                Harbor. Also felt at Nikolski and on Unimak Island.

JUL 18  13 04 09.4   5.966 S  150.428 E   28 G  6.9  1.0  456  NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.9 (GCMT), 6.8 (GS),    
                                                                6.9 (WCMT), 6.8 (UCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). MS 7.1 (GS). ME 6.5 (GS). 
                                                                Mo 3.1*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.3*10**19 Nm (GS), 2.8*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 2.3*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 6.0*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.4*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt at Kimbe and Kokopo. Felt (III) at Port Moresby, 
                                                                New Guinea. Also felt at Goroka and Wau. Felt at Gizo, Solomon 
                                                                Islands.

JUL 18  13 34 59.3   5.931 S  150.590 E   35 G  7.3  1.2  397  NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 7.3 (GCMT), 7.4 (WCMT),    
                                                                7.3 (UCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). Mo 1.2*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                1.7*10**20 Nm (WCMT), 1.1*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 8.6*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Felt (VII) at Kimbe. Also felt strongly at Kandrian and Rabaul. 
                                                                Felt (III) at Goroka, New Britain. Also felt at Kainantu, Port 
                                                                Moresby and Wau.

JUL 20  19 38 09.5  27.022 N   53.861 E   10 G  5.8  1.0  233  SOUTHERN IRAN. MW 5.8 (GCMT). mb 5.6 (GS). mbLg 5.8 (TEH). ML 5.7    
                                                                (THR). Mo 5.7*10**17 Nm (GCMT). At least one person killed and 
                                                                32 injured in Fars. At least 50 percent of the buildings damaged 
                                                                at Lamerd. Felt at Qeshm. Felt (II) at Manama, Bahrain. Also 
                                                                felt at Al Muharraq. Felt (II) at Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 
                                                                Also felt at Abu Dhabi and Ash Shariqah. Felt (II) at Doha, 
                                                                Qatar.

JUL 23  22 08 11.2   6.718 N  123.409 E  607 D  7.3  0.9  491  MORO GULF, MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES. MW 7.3 (GS), 7.3 (UCMT), 7.3    
                                                                (GCMT), 7.3 (WCMT). mb 6.3 (GS). ME 6.6 (GS). Mo 1.2*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.1*10**20 Nm (GS), 1.1*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 1.0*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 1.3*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 2.0*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (II 
                                                                PIVS) at Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Cotabato, General Santos, 
                                                                Lingig, Socorro and Surigao; (I PIVS) at Lanuza. Also felt at 
                                                                Alabel, Davao, Kadingilan, Panabo and Puricay. Felt on Bohol and 
                                                                Leyte and at Manila, Luzon. Also felt on Pulau Ternate, 
                                                                Indonesia.

JUL 23  22 51 11.8   6.497 N  123.480 E  578 G  7.6  0.9  340  MORO GULF, MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES. MW 7.6 (GS), 7.6 (UCMT), 7.6    
                                                                (GCMT), 7.6 (WCMT). mb 6.9 (GS). ME 7.4 (GS). Mo 3.6*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 3.6*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 3.0*10**20 Nm (GS), 3.2*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT). Es 2.7*10**15 Nm (GS). Felt (IV PIVS) at General Santos; 
                                                                (III PIVS) at Davao, Malita, Padada and Santa Maria; (II PIVS) 
                                                                at Ayala, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Dipolog, Matanao, Socorro and 
                                                                Surigao; (I PIVS) at Calinan and Midsayap. Felt in much of 
                                                                Mindanao. Felt (II PIVS) at Cebu City, Cebu and at Palo and 
                                                                Tacloban, Leyte. Felt (II PIVS) at Makati and Palanan, Luzon. 
                                                                Also felt at Manila. Felt (II PIVS) at Bayawan, Negros. Also 
                                                                felt at Bacolod. Felt (I PIVS) at Makato, Panay. Also felt at 
                                                                Iloilo. Felt on Pulau Ternate, Indonesia and by people in tall 
                                                                buildings at T'ai-nan, Taiwan.

JUL 23  23 15 10.1   6.776 N  123.259 E  641 D  7.5  0.8  441  MORO GULF, MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES. MW 7.5 (GCMT), 7.4 (GS), 7.4    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.8 (GS). Mo 1.9*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 1.7*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 1.6*10**20 Nm (WCMT). Felt (III PIVS) at General Santos 
                                                                and Lingig; (II PIVS) at Cagayan de Oro, Cotabato, Davao, 
                                                                Dipolog and Kidapawan. Felt (IV PIVS) at San Jose and Tanjay; 
                                                                (II PIVS) at Dumaguete, Negros. Felt (III PIVS) at Hamtic and 
                                                                San Jose, Panay. Felt (III PIVS) at Irosin and Sorsogon; (II 
                                                                PIVS) at Antipolo, Legaspi and Manila, Luzon. Felt (II PIVS) at 
                                                                Cebu City, Cebu and at Tacloban, Leyte. Felt in much of Cebu, 
                                                                Leyte, Luzon, Mindanao, Mindoro, Negros, Panay and Samar. Felt 
                                                                on Pulau Ternate, Indonesia and at Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.

JUL 24  05 35 01.0   6.218 N  123.519 E  553 G  6.6  1.1  380  MORO GULF, MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES. MW 6.6 (GCMT), 6.5 (GS), 6.5    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 5.9 (GS). ME 5.8 (GS). Mo 8.9*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                8.1*10**18 Nm (GS), 6.8*10**18 Nm (WCMT). Es 1.2*10**13 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Felt (II PIVS) at General Santos, Malita and San Marcelino. Also 
                                                                felt at Cogon. Felt at Manado, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

JUL 29  07 31 56.2   6.548 N  123.222 E  618 G  6.6  1.4  179  MORO GULF, MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES. MW 6.6 (GS), 6.6 (UCMT), 6.6    
                                                                (GCMT), 6.6 (WCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 9.3*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 1.1*10**19 Nm (GS), 1.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 8.6*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT). Es 4.6*10**13 Nm (GS).

JUL 30  13 50 12.5  35.221 N   59.317 E   19 G  5.5  1.1  198  NORTHEASTERN IRAN. MW 5.5 (GCMT), 5.4 (GS). mb 5.5 (GS). ME 5.8    
                                                                (GS). ML 5.8 (THR). Mo 2.0*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 1.8*10**17 Nm (GS). 
                                                                Es 1.1*10**13 Nm (GS). At least 274 people injured and severe 
                                                                damage in the Torbat-e Heydariyeh area. Felt (II) at Ashgabat, 
                                                                Turkmenistan.

AUG 04  07 15 33.5   5.486 S  146.822 E  220 G  6.5  1.0  403  EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.5 (GCMT), 6.4    
                                                                (GS), 6.4 (UCMT), 6.4 (WCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). ME 5.8 (GS). Mo 
                                                                6.4*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 5.6*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 4.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                5.1*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 3.6*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 1.2*10**13 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (IV) at Port Moresby and Lae. Also felt at Goroka, 
                                                                Kainantu, Kerema, Madang, Mount Hagen and Wau.

AUG 04  22 01 43.6   5.746 S  150.765 E   44 G  7.0  1.2  396  NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.9 (GCMT), 7.0 (WCMT),    
                                                                6.9 (UCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.6 (GS). ME 6.4 (GS). Mo 2.7*10**19 
                                                                Nm (GCMT), 3.7*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 2.7*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                2.4*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 8.7*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Kimbe.

AUG 10  05 23 44.9  17.541 S  168.069 E   25 G  7.3  1.3  405  VANUATU. MW 7.3 (UCMT), 7.3 (GCMT), 7.3 (WCMT). mb 6.4 (GS). MS    
                                                                7.3 (GS). ME 6.8 (GS). Mo 1.0*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 1.0*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 1.0*10**20 Nm (WCMT), 1.4*10**20 Nm (PPT). Es 3.6*10**14 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt (VII) at Port-Vila. Also felt at Longana and 
                                                                Luganville. Felt at Noumea, New Caledonia. A 23-cm tsunami 
                                                                (center-to-peak) was recorded at Port-Vila.

AUG 12  11 54 15.5   1.266 S   77.306 W  207 D  7.1  0.9  672  ECUADOR. MW 7.1 (GS), 7.1 (UCMT), 7.1 (GCMT), 7.1 (WCMT). mb 6.4    
                                                                (GS). ME 7.1 (GS). MD 7.2 (QUI). Mo 5.9*10**19 Nm (GS), 
                                                                5.2*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 5.3*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 4.8*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 4.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.1*10**15 Nm (GS). Slight 
                                                                damage at Manta, Guayaquil and Loja. Felt (V) at Guayaquil and 
                                                                Santo Domingo; (IV) at Cuenca, Loja, Machala, Manta and 
                                                                Samborondon; (III) at Ibarra and Quito; (II) at Ambato. Felt 
                                                                (III) at Iquitos, Moyobamba, Piura and Tarapoto, Peru. Felt 
                                                                throughout Ecuador and in much of northern Peru as far south as 
                                                                Imperial. Felt at Bogota and Cali, Colombia and at Maracaibo, 
                                                                Venezuela.

AUG 13  21 19 34.0  12.487 N  141.474 E   16 G  6.9  1.4  393  MARIANA ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.9 (UCMT), 6.9 (GCMT), 6.9 (WCMT). mb    
                                                                6.5 (GS). MS 6.9 (GS). ME 6.7 (GS). Mo 2.8*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                2.7*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 2.5*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 3.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 2.4*10**14 Nm (GS).

AUG 14  23 01 04.0  12.273 N  141.429 E   13 G  6.6  1.3  374  MARIANA ISLANDS REGION. MW 6.6 (UCMT), 6.3 (GS), 6.3 (GCMT), 6.4    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.3 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 8.8*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (UCMT), 4.0*10**18 Nm (GS), 3.8*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 5.9*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT). Es 5.1*10**13 Nm (GS).

AUG 27  19 23 49.5& 35.490 N   54.470 E    7    5.8       301  NORTHERN IRAN. <TEH>. MW 5.8 (GCMT), 5.6 (GS), 5.8 (WCMT). mb 5.6    
                                                                (GS). MS 5.5 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). mbLg 5.9 (TEH). Mo 5.5*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 2.8*10**17 Nm (GS), 7.2*10**17 Nm (WCMT). Es 3.1*10**13 
                                                                Nm (GS). At least three people killed, several hundred injured 
                                                                and 700 homes destroyed in the Damghan-Torud area. Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Shahrud and (II) at Europus. Also felt at Ardabil, Ashrafabad, 
                                                                Damghan, Eslamshahr, Meydan-e Qods, Qarchak, Sarivdeh, Shahrak-e 
                                                                Qods and Shahriar.

AUG 29  00 53 31.4  27.197 N  103.005 E   35 G  4.9  1.1  167  SICHUAN-YUNNAN-GUIZHOU REGION, CHINA. mb 4.9 (GS). Fourteen    
                                                                people injured and more than 1,000 homes damaged in Ningnan and 
                                                                Ziaojia. Felt at Xichang.

SEP 03  11 16 06.6& 51.451 N  175.870 W   24    6.5       583  ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA. <AEIC>. MW 6.5 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.3 (GS), 6.5 (WCMT), 6.4 (UCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.2 (GS). ME 
                                                                6.1 (GS). ML 6.0 (AEIC). Mo 6.2*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 3.7*10**18 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 6.8*10**18 Nm (WCMT), 5.6*10**18 Nm (UCMT). Es 3.7*10**13 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt on Adak.

SEP 03  16 35 47.7  43.522 S  171.830 E   12 G  7.0  1.3  365  SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND. MW 7.0 (UCMT), 7.0 (GCMT), 6.9 (GS),    
                                                                7.0 (WCMT). mb 6.4 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 7.8 (GS). ML 7.1 (WEL). 
                                                                Mo 3.6*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 3.5*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 2.8*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (GS), 4.1*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 6.7*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.3*10**16 
                                                                Nm (GS). Two people seriously injured, six bridges and many 
                                                                buildings damaged in the Christchurch area. About 30 km of right-
                                                                lateral surface faulting with a maximum offset of more than 5 m 
                                                                was observed southeast of Darfield. Liquefaction caused damage 
                                                                at Bexley, Kaiapoi and in parts of Christchurch. Landslides were 
                                                                observed along the Rakaia River and the Port Hills area. Maximum 
                                                                intensity IX in the Christchurch-Greendale area and felt (VI) in 
                                                                much of Canterbury. Felt throughout New Zealand. Detailed 
                                                                information about this earthquake is available on the New 
                                                                Zealand GeoNet website at http://www.geonet.org.nz.

SEP 27  11 22 45.1  29.637 N   51.666 E   20 G  5.9  1.0  341  SOUTHERN IRAN. MW 5.9 (GCMT), 5.5 (GS). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 5.6 (GS).    
                                                                ME 6.0 (GS). mbLg 6.1 (TEH). ML 6.0 (THR). Mo 9.4*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (GCMT), 2.6*10**17 Nm (GS). Es 2.5*10**13 Nm (GS). One person 
                                                                killed and three injured at Konar Takhteh. Felt (IV) at Shiraz. 
                                                                Also felt at Bandar Bushehr. Felt (II) at As Salimiyah, Kuwait. 
                                                                Also felt at Ad Dasmah, Al Manqaf, Hawalli and Mishrif.

SEP 29  17 11 25.9   4.963 S  133.760 E   26 G  7.0  1.3  271  NEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA. MW 7.0 (UCMT), 7.0    
                                                                (GCMT), 6.8 (GS), 7.0 (WCMT). mb 6.7 (GS). MS 6.8 (GS). ME 6.7 
                                                                (GS). Mo 4.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 3.5*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 2.2*10**19 
                                                                Nm (GS), 3.6*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 7.9*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 
                                                                2.9*10**14 Nm (GS). Felt (VIII) at Tual, (VII) at Nabire and 
                                                                (III) at Fakfak and Kaimana. Also felt at Aberpura, Ambon, 
                                                                Merauke and Sorong. Felt (II) at Darwin, Australia. Also felt at 
                                                                Galiwinku, Howard Springs, Katherine and Palmerston.

OCT 10  21 44 25.9  33.869 N   72.887 E   33    5.2  1.0  168  PAKISTAN. mb 5.2 (GS). One person killed, 15 injured and at least    
                                                                100 buildings damaged in the Khanpur-Haripur area. Felt (V) at 
                                                                Topi. Also felt at Islamabad, Lahore, Peshawar, Rawalpindi and 
                                                                Taxila. Felt at Srinagar, India.

OCT 13  14 06 30.0& 35.192 N   97.320 W   13 G  4.4       152  OKLAHOMA. <TUL>. MW 4.4 (GCMT), 4.3 (RMT). mb 4.3 (GS). mbLg 4.7    
                                                                (TUL). Mo 4.6*10**15 Nm (GCMT), 4.1*10**15 Nm (RMT). Two people 
                                                                injured at Norman. Felt (V) at Macomb, Sparks, Spencer and 
                                                                Washington; (IV) at Agra, Arcadia, Asher, Bethany, Byars, 
                                                                Cashion, Chandler, Choctaw, Coleman, Elmore City, Foster, 
                                                                Hennepin, Norman, Jones, Lexington, Lindsay, Maud, Maysville, 
                                                                McLoud, Minco, Newalla, Newcastle, Ninnekah, Noble, Oklahoma 
                                                                City, Purcell, Shawnee, Spencer, Stroud, Tecumseh, Tuttle, 
                                                                Tupelo, Wanette, Wapanucka and Wayne. Felt throughout central 
                                                                and eastern Oklahoma, in much of northern Texas and in many 
                                                                parts of western Arkansas, eastern Kansas and western Missouri. 
                                                                Isolated felt reports were received from Alabama, Illinois, 
                                                                Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Mexico and Tennessee.

OCT 21  17 53 13.5  24.696 N  109.156 W   13 G  6.7  1.2  352  GULF OF CALIFORNIA. MW 6.7 (UCMT), 6.7 (GCMT), 6.6 (GS), 6.7    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.2 (GS). MS 6.8 (GS). ME 7.2 (GS). MD 6.5 (UNM). Mo 
                                                                9.7*10**18 Nm (GS), 1.3*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.3*10**19 Nm (WCMT), 1.4*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 1.6*10**15 Nm 
                                                                (GS). Felt (IV) at Guasave and Los Mochis and (III) at Culiacan, 
                                                                Sinaloa. Felt (III) at La Paz and (II) at Cabo San Lucas, Baja 
                                                                California Sur. Also felt (II) at Hermosillo, Sonora. Felt 
                                                                widely in northwestern Mexico as far as Chihuahua, Durango and 
                                                                San Quintin. Felt (II) at San Diego, California. Felt in parts 
                                                                of southern California and southern Arizona. Also felt at Truth 
                                                                or Consequences, New Mexico and at Bastrop, Texas.

OCT 25  14 42 22.4   3.487 S  100.082 E   20    7.8  1.2  379  KEPULAUAN MENTAWAI REGION, INDONESIA. MW 7.8 (GCMT), 7.7 (WCMT).    
                                                                mb 6.5 (GS). MS 7.3 (GS). ME 7.3 (GS). Mo 6.8*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 
                                                                4.0*10**20 Nm (WCMT). Es 1.8*10**15 Nm (GS). At least 445 people 
                                                                killed, 498 injured and 58 missing from the earthquake and a 
                                                                tsunami which had maximum wave heights of 7 meters on Pulau 
                                                                Pagai Utara, 3-5 meters on Pulau Pagai Selatan and 3 meters on 
                                                                Pulau Sipura. Felt (V) on Pulau Pagai Selatan. Felt (IV) at 
                                                                Padang and Pariaman; (III) at Bengkulu, Bukittinggi, Ketaun and 
                                                                Sungaipenuh; (II) at Kapahiang, Sumatra. Felt at Petaling Jaya, 
                                                                Malaysia and (II) in Singapore. The following maximum tsunami 
                                                                amplitudes were recorded on the these selected tide gauges: 33 
                                                                cm at Padang, 26 cm on Pulau Enggano and 23 cm on Pulau 
                                                                Tanahbala, Indonesia; 23 cm on Cocos Island and 8 cm at Hillarys 
                                                                Boat Harbor, Australia; 7 cm on Diego Garcia; 11 cm at Male, 
                                                                Maldives; 40 cm at Port Mathurin and 28 cm at Port Louis, 
                                                                Mauritius; 12 cm at Pointe Larue, Seychelles; 9 cm at Colombo, 
                                                                Sri Lanka.

NOV 03  00 56 55.4& 43.760 N   20.730 E    1    5.5       380  SERBIA. <BEO>. MW 5.5 (GCMT), 5.4 (GS), 5.4 (RMT). mb 5.3 (GS).    
                                                                MS 5.2 (GS). ML 5.8 (BUC), 5.5 (BEO), 5.4 (PDG). MD 5.6 (TIR). 
                                                                Mo 2.2*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 1.6*10**17 Nm (GS), 1.6*10**17 Nm 
                                                                (RMT). Two people killed, more than 100 injured, 1,000 homes 
                                                                destroyed and 5,000 damaged (VI) at Kraljevo. Felt (V) at Gornji 
                                                                Milanovac and Valjevo; (IV) at Belgrade, Bor, Jagodina, 
                                                                Kragujevac, Lazarevac, Obrenovac, Ruma, Smederevo, Sopot, 
                                                                Sremska Mitrovica and Trstenik. Felt (IV) at Bijeljina and Tuzla 
                                                                and (III) at Sarajevo and Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Felt 
                                                                (III) at Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo and (II) at Skopje, 
                                                                Macedonia and at Sofia and Vidin, Bulgaria. Felt (II) at Osijek, 
                                                                Croatia. Also felt at Dubrovnik. Felt throughout Serbia, in much 
                                                                of Kosovo, in western Bulgaria, in eastern Bosnia and 
                                                                Herzegovina and in parts of Montenegro and Romania.

NOV 06  03 52 20.0& 33.370 N   48.940 E    5 G  4.9       131  WESTERN IRAN. <TEH>. mb 4.9 (GS). mbLg 4.9 (TEH). ML 4.7 (THR).    
                                                                At least 104 people injured, some houses damaged and power 
                                                                outages occurred in the Dorud-Razan area.

NOV 10  04 05 24.4  45.464 S   96.394 E   10 G  6.5  1.1  267  SOUTHEAST INDIAN RIDGE. MW 6.5 (UCMT), 6.4 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS), 6.4    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.0 (GS). MS 6.5 (GS). Mo 6.6*10**18 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                5.9*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 4.2*10**18 Nm (GS), 5.6*10**18 Nm (WCMT).

NOV 12  09 37 19.9  30.178 N   67.117 E   27 *  4.7  1.0   54  PAKISTAN. mb 4.7 (GS). At least 12 people injured and some homes    
                                                                damaged in Quetta.

NOV 30  03 24 40.1  28.349 N  139.187 E  470 G  6.8  0.9  477  BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION. MW 6.8 (UCMT), 6.8 (GCMT), 6.7 (GS),    
                                                                6.8 (WCMT), 6.7 (NIED). mb 6.0 (GS). ME 6.2 (GS). Mo 1.9*10**19 
                                                                Nm (UCMT), 1.9*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.3*10**19 Nm (GS), 1.8*10**19 
                                                                Nm (WCMT), 8.9*10**18 Nm (PPT), 1.5*10**19 Nm (NIED). Es 
                                                                4.2*10**13 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Ayase, Yokohama and Zushi; 
                                                                (III) at Yokosuka; (II) at Narita, Honshu. Felt at Tokyo and in 
                                                                much of southeastern Honshu. Recorded (3 JMA) in Chiba, Ibaraki, 
                                                                Kanagawa, Miyagi, Saitama, Tochigi and Yamanashi; (2 JMA) in 
                                                                Aomori, Gumma, Iwate, Nagano, Niigata, Shizuoka and Yamagata; (1 
                                                                JMA) in Aichi and Akita. Recorded (2 JMA) on Aogo-shima, Hachijo-
                                                                jima, Kozu-shima, Mikura-jima, Miyake-jima, Nii-jima, O-shima 
                                                                and To-shima; (1 JMA) in the Chichijima-retto and Hahajima-
                                                                retto. Also recorded (1 JMA) in southeastern Hokkaido.

DEC 02  03 12 09.8   6.001 S  149.977 E   33 G  6.6  1.1  306  NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. MW 6.6 (GS), 6.6 (GCMT),    
                                                                6.7 (WCMT), 6.6 (UCMT). mb 5.9 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.1 (GS). 
                                                                Mo 1.1*10**19 Nm (GS), 1.0*10**19 Nm (GCMT), 1.2*10**19 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 1.1*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 7.4*10**18 Nm (PPT). Es 2.9*10**13 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt (VI) at Kimbe. Also felt at Rabaul. Felt at 
                                                                Goroka, Kerema, Mount Hagen and Port Moresby, New Guinea.

DEC 19  12 14 24.5   7.521 N   37.839 E   10 G  5.1  0.9  115  ETHIOPIA. MW 5.1 (GCMT). mb 5.1 (GS). Mo 6.6*10**16 Nm (GCMT).    
                                                                Dozens of people injured in the Jima area and buildings damaged 
                                                                in the Hosa'ina-Shenk'ola-Wenjela area. Felt at Asendabo.

DEC 20  18 41 59.2  28.412 N   59.180 E   12 G  6.7  1.2  279  SOUTHEASTERN IRAN. MW 6.7 (UCMT), 6.5 (GCMT), 6.3 (GS), 6.5    
                                                                (WCMT). mb 6.1 (GS). MS 6.7 (GS). ME 6.9 (GS). mbLg 6.5 (TEH). 
                                                                ML 6.2 (THR). Mo 8.3*10**18 Nm (GCMT), 3.3*10**18 Nm (GS), 
                                                                1.2*10**19 Nm (UCMT), 8.0*10**18 Nm (WCMT). Es 5.7*10**14 Nm 
                                                                (GS). At least 7 people killed, 25 injured and 3 villages 
                                                                destroyed in eastern Kerman. Felt at Bam, Iranshahr, Khash and 
                                                                Zahedan. Felt (II) at Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Also felt at 
                                                                Abu Dhabi and `Ajman. Felt at Doha, Qatar.

DEC 21  17 19 40.6  26.901 N  143.698 E   14 G  7.4  1.0  603  BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION. MW 7.4 (UCMT), 7.4 (GCMT), 7.4    
                                                                (WCMT), 7.3 (NIED). mb 7.0 (GS). MS 7.5 (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 
                                                                1.8*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 1.4*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 1.4*10**20 Nm 
                                                                (WCMT), 9.7*10**19 Nm (NIED), 9.1*10**19 Nm (PPT). Es 6.0*10**15 
                                                                Nm (GS). Felt at Agui, Chiba, Kawasaki, Mitaka, Yokohama and 
                                                                Yokosuka, Honshu. Recorded (4 JMA) in the Chichijima-retto and 
                                                                Hahajima-retto. Recorded (2 JMA) in Chiba, Fukushima, Ibaraki, 
                                                                Iwate, Kanagawa, Miyagi, Niigata, Saitama, Tochigi, Yamagata and 
                                                                Yamanashi; (1 JMA) in Akita, Aomori, Gumma, Nagano and Shizuoka, 
                                                                Honshu. Also recorded (1 JMA) in eastern and southeastern 
                                                                Hokkaido and on Aogo-shima, Hachijo-jima, Kozu-shima, Mikura-
                                                                jima, Miyake-jima, Nii-jima and O-shima.

DEC 25  13 16 37.0  19.702 S  167.947 E   16 G  7.3  1.2  409  VANUATU REGION. MW 7.3 (UCMT), 7.3 (GCMT), 7.3 (WCMT). mb 6.8    
                                                                (GS). MS 7.4 (GS). ME 7.6 (GS). Mo 1.3*10**20 Nm (UCMT), 
                                                                1.1*10**20 Nm (GCMT), 1.1*10**20 Nm (WCMT), 2.0*10**20 Nm (PPT). 
                                                                Es 5.1*10**15 Nm (GS). Felt (IV) at Port-Vila. Also felt at 
                                                                Isangel. Felt (III) at Noumea, New Caledonia. Also felt at Mont-
                                                                Dore, Paita and We.

NOTABLE NORTH AMERICAN EARTHQUAKES

MAY 16  05 16 10.0& 18.400 N   67.070 W  113    5.8       367  PUERTO RICO. <RSPR>. MW 5.8 (GS), 5.8 (UCMT), 5.8 (GCMT), 5.7    
                                                                (RMT). mb 5.4 (GS). Mo 7.3*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 7.1*10**17 Nm (GS), 
                                                                6.9*10**17 Nm (UCMT), 5.3*10**17 Nm (RMT). Minor damage to homes 
                                                                at Lares and Vega Baja. A landslide was reported at Utuado. Felt 
                                                                (V) at Adjuntas, Aguada, Anasco, Barranquitas, Jayuya, Lares, 
                                                                Las Marias, Maricao, Mayaguez, Moca, Morovis, Orocovis, Ponce, 
                                                                San German, San Sebastian, Utuado and Villalba. Felt strongly 
                                                                throughout Puerto Rico. Felt (IV) at Otra Banda and (III) in 
                                                                much of eastern Dominican Republic, including Santo Domingo. 
                                                                Also felt in the Virgin Islands.

JUN 15  04 26 58.4& 32.700 N  115.921 W    5    5.8       440  SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. <PAS>. MW 5.8 (GS), 5.8 (GCMT), 5.7 (WCMT),    
                                                                5.7 (PAS). mb 5.6 (GS). MS 5.7 (GS). ME 6.0 (GS). MD 5.7 (UNM). 
                                                                ML 5.4 (ECX). Mo 6.3*10**17 Nm (GCMT), 5.5*10**17 Nm (GS), 
                                                                4.4*10**17 Nm (WCMT). Es 2.5*10**13 Nm (GS). Some buildings 
                                                                slightly damaged (VII) at Ocotillo. Felt (V) at Calipatria, 
                                                                Campo, El Centro, Holtville and Jacumba and (IV) in the Anza-
                                                                Brawley-San Diego area. Felt throughout Imperial, Los Angeles, 
                                                                Orange, Riverside and San Diego Counties and in parts of Kern, 
                                                                San Bernardino, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. Felt (V) at 
                                                                El Sauzal and (IV) at Ensenada, Mexicali, Rosarito, Tecate and 
                                                                Tijuana, Baja California. Felt in much of northern Baja 
                                                                California. Felt (III) at San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora. Also 
                                                                felt at Puerto Penasco. Felt (III) at Somerton and Yuma; (II) at 
                                                                Parker, Phoenix, Tucson and Wellton, Arizona. Felt widely in 
                                                                southwestern Arizona.

JUN 23  17 41 41.0& 45.880 N   75.480 W   22    5.2       426  ONTARIO-QUEBEC BORDER REGION, CANADA. <OTT>. MW 5.2 (GCMT), 5.0    
                                                                (GS), 5.0 (RMT), 5.0 (OTT), 5.0 (PAL). mb 5.5 (GS). ME 5.4 (GS). 
                                                                Mo 7.2*10**16 Nm (GCMT), 4.6*10**16 Nm (GS), 4.6*10**16 Nm 
                                                                (RMT). Es 3.2*10**12 Nm (GS). Slight damage at Gracefield, 
                                                                Quebec and landslides occurred in the epicentral area. Felt (VI) 
                                                                at Val-des-Bois and (V) at Fort-Coulonge, Maniwaki, 
                                                                Papineauville, Saint Andre Avellin, Sainte-Julienne and Thurso. 
                                                                Also felt (V) at Buckingham, Constance Bay and Rockland, 
                                                                Ontario. Felt in much of southern Ontario and Quebec and in 
                                                                parts of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Felt (IV) in the Massena 
                                                                area, New York. Felt in much of Connecticut, Massachusetts, 
                                                                Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, 
                                                                Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont and in parts of Delaware, 
                                                                District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, 
                                                                Maryland, Missouri, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

DEC 19  05 05 30.0& 35.827 N   96.772 W    5 G  3.3        49  OKLAHOMA. <TUL>. MW 3.3 (SLM). mbLg 3.7 (GS). Mo 1.1*10**14 Nm    
                                                                (SLM). Slight damage including a cracked wall and window at 
                                                                Luther. Felt (IV) at Stroud; (III) at Agra and Cushing; (II) at 
                                                                Chandler, Drumright Owasso and Sand Springs. Also felt at 
                                                                Bartlesville, Broken Arrow, Davenport, Hartshorne, Jenks, 
                                                                Kiefer, Morrison, Nowata, Oklahoma City, Prague, Sapulpa, 
                                                                Shawnee, Stillwater, Tryon and Tulsa. Felt at Decatur, Arkansas; 
                                                                Arkansas City, Columbus, Derby and Wichita, Kansas; Bedford and 
                                                                Saint Jo, Texas.


Compiled by Pamela J. Benfield and NEIC Operations Staff.