Magnitude 7 and Greater Earthquakes in 2002

Earthquakes Magnitude 7.0 and Greater in 2002

Earthquakes Magnitude 7.0 and Greater in 2002
Year Month Day Time
UTC
Latitude Longitude Depth
(km)
Magnitude Region
1. 2002 01 02 17:22:48.7 -17.600 167.856 21 7.2 Vanuatu Islands
2. 2002 03 03 12:08:19.7 36.502 70.482 226 7.4 Hindu Kush region, Afghanistan
3. 2002 03 05 21:16:09.1 6.033 124.249 31 7.5 Mindanao, Philippines
4. 2002 03 31 06:52:50.4 24.279 122.179 33 7.1 Taiwan region
5. 2002 04 26 16:06:07.0 13.088 144.619 86 7.1 Mariana Islands
6. 2002 06 28 17:19:30.2 43.752 130.666 566 7.3 Jilin-Heilongjiang border region, China
7. 2002 08 19 11:01:01.1 -21.696 -179.513 580 7.7 Fiji region
8. 2002 08 19 11:08:24.3 -23.884 178.495 675 7.7 South of the Fiji Islands
9. 2002 09 08 18:44:23.7 -3.302 142.945 13 7.6 Near the north coast of New Guinea, P.N.G.
10. 2002 10 10 10:50:20.5 -1.757 134.297 10 7.6 Near the north coast of Irian Jaya
11. 2002 11 02 01:26:10.7 2.824 96.085 30 7.4 Simeulue, Indonesia
12. 2002 11 03 22:12:41.0 63.517 -147.444 5 7.9 Central Alaska
13. 2002 11 17 04:53:53.5 47.824 146.209 459 7.3 Northwest of the Kuril Islands

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

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