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Mw 6.5+ Earthquake occurrences in 2008
Date Zone/Region Magnitude (Mw) Year
November 16 INDONESIA7.92008
October 05 KYRGYZSTAN6.62008
September 29 KERMADEC ISLANDS7.02008
September 11 JAPAN6.82008
September 11 JAPAN6.82008
July 19 JAPAN7.02008
June 30 SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS7.02008
June 13 JAPAN6.92008
June 08 GREECE6.92008
May 12 CHINA8.02008
May 07 JAPAN6.82008
April 12 MACQUARIE ISLAND7.12008
April 09 LOYALTY ISLANDS7.32008
March 20 CHINA7.22008
February 25 INDONESIA7.22008
February 20 INDONESIA7.42008
February 12 MEXICO6.52008
January 05 CANADA6.62008
Global Seismic Risk by Countries (GSR-C) for Mw 6.5+ earthquakes
# Zone/Region (# of events) Average Mw Global Seismic Risk (GSR)
1. JAPAN (5)6.86 21.1728 %
2. INDONESIA (3)7.50 13.8889 %
3. CHINA (2)7.60 9.3827 %
4. LOYALTY ISLANDS (1)7.30 4.5062 %
5. MACQUARIE ISLAND (1)7.10 4.3827 %
6. KERMADEC ISLANDS (1)7.00 4.3210 %
7. SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS (1)7.00 4.3210 %
8. GREECE (1)6.90 4.2593 %
9. CANADA (1)6.60 4.0741 %
10. KYRGYZSTAN (1)6.60 4.0741 %
11. MEXICO (1)6.50 4.0123 %
Month (2008) Number of earthquakes in 2008 Average Mw
November17.90
October16.60
September36.87
July17.00
June36.93
May27.40
April27.20
March17.20
February37.03
January16.60
Year Mw6.5 - Mw6.9 Mw7.0 - Mw7.9 Mw8.0 - Mw8.9 Mw9.0+
20088910
2007171550
20069930
2005151010
2004141611
2003141410
200251400
200121510
20002410
19991800
19982400
TOTAL:89118141

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  • July 28, 2017: We count 36 year(s) since the 1981 Kerman earthquake (Mw 7.3, fatalities: 3000, 31000 homeless), IRAN

  • SIGNIFIANT EARTHQUAKES IN
    JULY 2017
  • July 20, 2017:
    Mw 6.7 in TURKEY
  • July 17, 2017:
    Mw 7.7 in KAMCHATKA
  • July 11, 2017:
    Mw 6.6 in NEW ZEALAND
  • July 06, 2017:
    Mw 6.5 in PHILIPPINES
  • MOST RISKY AREAS FOR A Mw 6.5+ EARTHQUAKE IN JULY 2017
  • 01. PAPUA NEW GUINEA (6.83%)
  • 02. INDONESIA (6.04%)
  • 03. PHILIPPINES (6%)
  • 04. JAPAN (5.77%)
  • 05. SOLOMON ISLANDS (4.84%)
  • 06. ALASKA (4.79%)
  • 07. MEXICO (4.79%)
  • 08. CHINA (3.8%)
  • 09. NEW ZEALAND (3.44%)
  • 10. TURKEY (3.42%)
  • 11. MONGOLIA (2.68%)
  • 12. CHILE (2.55%)
  • 13. COLOMBIA (2.52%)
  • 14. IRAN (2.37%)
  • 15. INDIA (2.35%)
  • MOST RISKY DAYS FOR A Mw 6.5+ EARTHQUAKE TO OCCUR
  • 01. SUNDAY (15.047%)
  • 02. SATURDAY (14.7335%)
  • 03. FRIDAY (14.5246%)
  • 04. TUESDAY (14.5246%)
  • 05. MONDAY (14.4201%)
  • 06. WEDNESDAY (14.4201%)
  • 07. THURSDAY (12.3302%)
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