6.0 AND GREATER EARTHQUAKES ARE REPORTED ON THIS SITE AND ALL EARTHQUAKE STATS PERTAIN ONLY TO 6.0 AND GREATER MAGNITUDE QUAKES.
A major 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit Taiwan on May 12, 2016, at 03:17:15 UTC, at a depth of 0 km, reported Geoscience Australia (not finalized).
609 major (6.0+) to super (8+) earthquakes hit various places over the last 1,177 days. Among these were 77 7.0+ and 6 8.0+ magnitude quakes. (Sources: CSEM-EMSC, Geoscience Australia, USGS, Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, China Earthquake Networks Center, GEOFON)…Read more