Recent Significant Earthquakes*
DateMagnitudeLocationkm
2024-05-21 03:35:585.758 km NE of Lae, Papua New Guinea2,437
2024-05-18 14:04:445.739 km N of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea2,635
2024-05-17 20:58:275.8Kermadec Islands, New Zealand2,787
2024-05-14 17:15:485.610 km S of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea2,451
2024-05-12 18:43:195.9Kermadec Islands region2,792
2024-05-10 11:48:415.6102 km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea2,489
2024-05-08 08:17:156.199 km ENE of Luganville, Vanuatu2,071
2024-05-05 18:33:106.1154 km WSW of Fakfak, Indonesia3,570
2024-05-05 07:13:405.7172 km WNW of Pangai, Tonga3,292
2024-05-01 23:45:255.9103 km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea2,425
2024-04-27 16:29:506.194 km S of Banjar, Indonesia5,272
2024-04-27 08:35:346.5Bonin Islands, Japan region6,324
2024-04-22 18:32:486.113 km SSW of Hualien City, Taiwan6,641
2024-04-22 18:26:526.129 km S of Hualien City, Taiwan6,622
2024-04-19 09:18:005.7southeast of the Loyalty Islands1,906
2024-04-17 14:14:466.318 km W of Uwajima, Japan7,106
2024-04-14 20:56:286.5111 km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea2,418
2024-04-12 15:59:155.8102 km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands2,098
2024-04-09 09:48:016.4150 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia4,365
2024-04-09 00:02:525.934 km SE of Ransiki, Indonesia3,490
2024-04-05 20:32:135.674 km NW of Neiafu, Tonga3,484
2024-04-05 11:03:166.8Maug Islands region, Northern Mariana Islands5,254
2024-04-04 03:16:306.177 km E of Minami-Sōma, Japan7,352
2024-04-03 00:11:256.415 km NNE of Hualien City, Taiwan6,657
2024-04-02 23:58:127.415 km S of Hualien City, Taiwan6,637
2024-04-02 09:54:086.2137 km ENE of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands4,867
2024-03-29 09:57:055.6125 km NNW of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea2,578
2024-03-28 04:17:404.3South Australia1,466
2024-03-27 01:28:216.7Vanuatu region2,231
2024-03-27 01:28:176.4Vanuatu region2,217
2024-03-23 20:22:036.940 km ENE of Ambunti, Papua New Guinea2,805
* Earthquakes in last 60 days are displayed with a magnitude and distance indicating possible detection above background noise in Brisbane Australia. Source: https://earthquake.usgs.gov/