Magnitude 7 and Greater Earthquakes in 1998

Earthquakes Magnitude 7.0 and Greater in 1998

Earthquakes Magnitude 7.0 and Greater in 1998
Year Month Day Time
UTC
Latitude Longitude Depth
(km)
Magnitude Region
1. 1998 01 04 06:11:58.9 -22.301 170.911 101 7.5 Loyalty Islands region
2. 1998 01 30 12:16:08.6 -23.913 -70.207 42 7.1 Near coast of northern Chile
3. 1998 03 25 03:12:25.0 -62.877 149.527 10 8.1 Balleny Islands region
4. 1998 03 29 19:48:16.2 -17.552 -179.092 537 7.2 Fiji Islands region
5. 1998 04 01 17:56:23.3 -0.544 99.261 56 7.0 Southern Sumatera, Indonesia
6. 1998 05 03 23:30:21.9 22.306 125.308 33 7.5 Southeast of Taiwan
7. 1998 07 16 11:56:36.4 -11.040 166.160 110 7.0 Santa Cruz Islands
8. 1998 07 17 08:49:13.2 -2.961 141.926 10 7.0 Near the north coast of New Guinea, P.N.G.
9. 1998 08 04 18:59:20.1 -0.593 -80.393 33 7.2 Near the coast of Ecuador
10. 1998 08 20 06:40:55.8 28.932 139.329 441 7.1 Bonin Islands region
11. 1998 11 09 05:38:44.2 -6.920 128.946 33 7.0 Banda Sea
12. 1998 11 29 14:10:31.9 -2.071 124.891 33 7.7 Ceram Sea

South Latitudes and West Longitudes are indicated by NEGATIVE numbers.
Source: USGS NEIC PDE catalog; Data are preliminary.

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