Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.7 Earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea.

5.5 Earthquake hits the southern Mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.3 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 Earthquake hits northeastern Sakha. Russia.

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Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

8.1 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

The magnitude 8.1 earthquake that hit the country is the biggest the country has seen in a century. Authorities in Mexico say that a hotel in Oaxaca has collapsed, while 12 people have reportedly died. Tsunami waves were possible, but no reports of unusual waves were received. Buildings as far away as Mexico City swayed in the tremor which caused residents to rush out into the streets. More than a million people were left without power. 62 aftershocks have hit the country so far.

6.1 Earthquake hits the Bonin Islands off Japan.

5.7 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.5 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.5 Earthquake hits offshore Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.3 Earthquake hits offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

Two 5.2 Earthquakes hit offshore Chiapas, Mexico.

5.2 Earthquake hits Reykjanes Ridge.

5.0 Earthquake hits south of Fiji.

5.0 Earthquake hits offshore Oaxaca, Mexico.

5.0 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

6.3 Earthquake hits northern Xinjiang, China.

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck a remote, mountainous part of China’s southwestern province of Sichuan, killing 19 people, including eight tourists, and injuring 247. The quake hit a sparsely populated area 200 km (120 miles) northwest of the city of Guangyuan late on Tuesday at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), the U.S. Geological Survey said. It was also close to the Jiuzhaigou nature reserve, a tourist destination.

6.1 Earthquake hits the Sichuan-Gansu border region, China.

Two 5.3 Earthquakes hit the Fox Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.3 Earthquake hits northern Xinjiang, China.

5.2 Earthquake hits northern Xinjiang, China.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Near Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 Earthquake hits northern Colombia.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.3 Earthquake hits Atacama, Chile.

5.3 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.3 Earthquake hits south of the Kermedec Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits Manipur, India.

5.2 Earthquake hits Ascension Island.

5.0 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.0 Earthquake hits the southern Mid-Atlantic ridge.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 Earthquake hits La Rioja, Argentina.

5.3 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.2 Earthquake hits Crete.

5.2 Earthquake hits the South Sandwich Islands.

5.2 Earthquake hits the Andreanof Islands in the Aleutian Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits the Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea.

5.1 Earthquake hits the southern Mid-Atlantic ridge.

5.1 Earthquake hits southern Sumatra, Indonesia.

5.0 Earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands.

5.0 Earthquake hits New Ireland, Papua New Guinea.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.6 Earthquake hits off the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.0 Earthquake hits Tonga. 

5.0 Earthquake hits the Kermedec Islands. 

5.0 Earthquake hits the Dodecanese Islands-Turkey border region.

5.0 Earthquake hits southeastern Iran. 

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes – Global

5.9 Earthquake hits the Mauritius-Reunion region.

5.4 Earthquake hits near the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.3 Earthquake hits Tonga.

5.2 Earthquake hits Antofagasta, Chile.

5.1 Earthquake hits Barbados in the Windward Islands.

Earthquakes

Magnitude 5+ Earthquakes- Global

6.9 Earthquake hits Leyte in the Philippines.

5.8 Earthquake hits western Montana.

5.4 Earthquake hits the Santa Cruz Islands.

5.1 Earthquake hits offshore Guatemala.

5.1 Earthquake hits off the east coast of Honshu, Japan.

5.1 Earthquake hits Tonga.