The earthquake, with a magnitude of 8.9, was the largest in the recorded history of Japan, and the 7th largest on record in world history. In January 1995, a strong earthquake hit the city of Kobeand surroundings. Six years later, in one community, survivors are still tormented by a … According to Japanese scientists, Japan might be in for another big one. 233 houses were damaged and 42 totally destroyed in Bengkulu Province. Two buildings were damaged. Frequently updated list and interactive map, updates, links and background info. S&P Index data is the property of Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. and its licensors. Some buildings and schools suffered light damage in. Some damage was caused and five people were injured, two of them by jumping from a hotel's window in. Euro-Med Seismological Centre All dates are listed according to UTC time. Terms & Conditions. 7.1 1km E of Ayutla, Mexico. U.S. Geological Survey 2. A power outage occurred in the town of, About 500 homes and 2 mosques were damaged in. Obregón", "M 5.2 - 7km SSE of Stilfontein, South Africa", "Krugersdorpers wake up to earth shaking event", "M 6.5 - 132km WSW of Moijabana, Botswana", "36 MOIYABANA STUDENTS INJURED IN A STAMPEDE FOLLOWING AN EARTHQUAKE", "Series of aftershocks reported after 5.5 magnitude quake", "Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes near Mashhad in northeastern Iran", "2 Die in 6.1-Magnitude Quake Near Mashhad", "4.5R Earthquake in Patras during Live TV Magazine VIDEO", "Three strong earthquakes hit Philippines", "M 4.8 - 3km N of Soyapango, El Salvador", "Updated: 5.1 quake kills one in El Salvador", "1 injured, 500 homes damaged after magnitude 6 hits Lanao Sur", "M 6.3 - 63km SE of San Pedro de Atacama, Chile", "Fuerte sismo: derrumbes en Colina y Huechuraba causaron alarma y daños menores - LA TERCERA", "Sitrep No.02 re Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake in Sarangani, Davao Occidental", "Earthquake leaves 2 injured in northeast Iran", "M 6.0 - 29km NNW of Karakenja, Tajikistan", "Tajik authorities say earthquake on border with Kyrgyzstan damaged houses", "Earthquake aftermath: More than 100 sheep killed, buildings damaged", "M 6.2 - 34km WSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska", "M 5.4 - 131km ESE of Murghob, Tajikistan", "8 dead, 29 injured in Xinjiang's 5.5-magnitude earthquake", "M 6.5 - 95km ENE of Visokoi Island, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands", "M 5.1 - 16km ESE of Tel'mankend, Azerbaijan", "Erzurum'da Meydana Gelen Deprem Sonucu Gölveren Mahallesindeki Bazı Evlerde Hasar Oluştu", "Damaged houses after earthquake in Aşkale, Erzurum, Turkey - May 11, 2017", "M 6.2 - 78km SSW of Acajutla, El Salvador", "Quake kills 2, injures 400 in northeastern Iran", "M 6.2 - 39km ENE of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea", "Ayacucho: sismo de 5 grados provocó desprendimiento de rocas y rajaduras", "Shallow moderate earthquake in Central Peru damages houses - May 16, 2017", "M 6.0 - 25km S of Alburquerque, Philippines", "Swarm of earthquakes reminds residents of seismic risks", "Ratusan Rumah Ambruk Bahodopi Diterjang Gempa", "Tanzania: 18 Shocked Students Hospitalized As Tremor Hits Geita", "Earthquake in the Geita region, Tanzania, kills 1 and injuries 18 - May 25, 2017", "Very shallow dangerous earthquake in the Izmir region, Turkey - May 27, 2017", "M 6.6 - 28km WNW of Kasiguncu, Indonesia", "Very strong earthquake in Sulawesi, Indonesia generates damage and injuries - May 29, 2017", "25 injured, hundreds of buildings damaged in Monday's quake in Indonesia", "M 6.8 - 200km NW of Attu Station, Alaska", "Sismo de magnitud 6,2 deja dos heridos en Perú y una casa afectada en Ecuador", "Greek island picks up the pieces after 6.3-magnitude quake", "Damaging earthquake close to the coast of Lesbos, Greece / Turkey - June 12, 2017", "Quake kills woman, guts houses on Greek island of Lesbos", "M 6.9 - 2km SSW of San Pablo, Guatemala", "5 dead in magnitude 6.9 earthquake in western Guatemala", "An earthquake in the border area of Guatemala and Mexico injures at least 14 people, 1 killed - June 14, 2017", "Suman 11 lesionados por sismo en Chiapas", "M 6.0 - 129km NE of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand", "M 6.8 - 28km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala", "Temblor en Guatemala: sismo deja daños en Sacatepéquez, Totonicapán y Suchitepéquez", "[Fotos] Sismo causa daños en viviendas de Antigua Guatemala", "6.8-magnitude quake hits Guatemala, second in eight days: USGS", "Strong earthquake injures two, knocks off roof tiles in Japan", "M 6.0 - 117km S of Raoul Island, New Zealand", "M 6.0 - 116km WNW of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand", "M 6.0 - 35km NNW of Bahia de Caraquez, Ecuador", "Dangerous shallow earthquake on the coast of Ecuador (greater Manta region) - June 30, 2017", "COE Provincial informó que se atendieron a trece personas en diferentes cantones tras sismo", "Intense earthquake swarm near Ohrid, Macedonia", "The Largest Earthquakes in Montana, United States", "Magnitude 5.8 earthquake reported in Montana", "M 6.5 - 2km N of Masarayao, Philippines", "Four dead, 100 injured in Leyte's 6.5 magnitude quake", "M 5.8 - 5km NW of San Pedro, Philippines", "M 6.6 - 204km NW of Auckland Island, New Zealand", "M 6.4 - 39km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea", "M 4.9 - 14km NNW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia", "1 injured, dozens of houses damaged after magnitude 5.5 quake hit North Sumatra", "M 6.3 - 183km ESE of Nikol'skoye, Russia", "M 7.7 - 202km ESE of Nikol'skoye, Russia", "Massive 7.7 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Between Russia and Alaska", "Fatal Turkey quake causes tsunami; 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Earthquakes within the last week [Information on seismic intensity at each site] Click on the date and time of the earthquake information issuance to see a) the observed Seismic Intensity (1 and above) and its location, b) the date and time of the earthquake, and c) its epicenter and magnitude. It was the strongest earthquake in the region since 1991. 03/11/2011 04:16 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017 Haiti, Japan & Chile Earthquakes: Comparing Magnitudes, Depths. Jump to Navigation Significant Earthquakes - 2017. this year: 7.0 in Kuril’sk , Hokkaido , Japan. Japan earthquake and tsunami, severe natural disaster that occurred in northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011, and killed at least 20,000 people. Aftershocks continued, many exceeding magnitude-7.0. 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