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Mw 6.5+ Earthquake occurrences in 2017
Date Zone/Region Magnitude (Mw) Year
August 08 CHINA6.52017
July 20 TURKEY6.72017
July 17 KAMCHATKA7.72017
July 11 NEW ZEALAND6.62017
July 06 PHILIPPINES6.52017
June 22 GUATEMALA6.82017
June 14 GUATEMALA6.92017
June 02 ALEUTIAN ISLANDS6.82017
May 29 INDONESIA6.62017
May 09 VANUATU6.82017
April 28 PHILIPPINES6.82017
April 24 CHILE6.92017
April 03 BOTSWANA6.52017
March 29 KAMCHATKA6.62017
February 24 FIJI6.92017
February 21 BOLIVIA6.52017
February 10 PHILIPPINES6.52017
January 22 PAPUA NEW GUINEA7.92017
January 19 SOLOMON ISLANDS6.72017
January 10 CELEBES SEA7.32017
January 03 FIJI7.02017
Global Seismic Risk by Countries (GSR-C) for Mw 6.5+ earthquakes
# Zone/Region (# of events) Average Mw Global Seismic Risk (GSR)
1. PHILIPPINES (3)6.60 10.4762 %
2. KAMCHATKA (2)7.15 7.5661 %
3. FIJI (2)6.95 7.3545 %
4. GUATEMALA (2)6.85 7.2487 %
5. PAPUA NEW GUINEA (1)7.90 4.1799 %
6. CELEBES SEA (1)7.30 3.8624 %
7. CHILE (1)6.90 3.6508 %
8. ALEUTIAN ISLANDS (1)6.80 3.5979 %
9. VANUATU (1)6.80 3.5979 %
10. SOLOMON ISLANDS (1)6.70 3.5450 %
11. TURKEY (1)6.70 3.5450 %
12. INDONESIA (1)6.60 3.4921 %
13. NEW ZEALAND (1)6.60 3.4921 %
14. BOLIVIA (1)6.50 3.4392 %
15. BOTSWANA (1)6.50 3.4392 %
16. CHINA (1)6.50 3.4392 %
Month (2017) Number of earthquakes in 2017 Average Mw
August16.50
July46.88
June36.83
May26.70
April36.73
March16.60
February36.63
January47.22
Year Mw6.5 - Mw6.9 Mw7.0 - Mw7.9 Mw8.0 - Mw8.9 Mw9.0+
201717400
2016291700
2015421810
2014361210
2013401620
2012271320
2011331801
201031910
2009121810
20088910
2007171550
TOTAL:264159141

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  • SIGNIFIANT EARTHQUAKES IN
    AUGUST 2017
  • August 08, 2017:
    Mw 6.5 in CHINA
  • MOST RISKY AREAS FOR A Mw 6.5+ EARTHQUAKE IN AUGUST 2017
  • 01. ECUADOR (5.53%)
  • 02. TURKEY (5.38%)
  • 03. SOLOMON ISLANDS (4.95%)
  • 04. CHINA (4.59%)
  • 05. PERU (4.53%)
  • 06. VANUATU (4.31%)
  • 07. JAPAN (4.16%)
  • 08. GREECE (3.45%)
  • 09. NEPAL (3.43%)
  • 10. MEXICO (3.19%)
  • 11. CHILE (2.65%)
  • 12. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (2.35%)
  • 13. PHILIPPINES (2.33%)
  • 14. FIJI (2.32%)
  • 15. IRAN (2.2%)
  • MOST RISKY DAYS FOR A Mw 6.5+ EARTHQUAKE TO OCCUR
  • 01. SUNDAY (15.0313%)
  • 02. SATURDAY (14.7182%)
  • 03. TUESDAY (14.6138%)
  • 04. FRIDAY (14.5094%)
  • 05. WEDNESDAY (14.405%)
  • 06. MONDAY (14.405%)
  • 07. THURSDAY (12.3173%)
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