Seismo-Watch Archive of Large Moment Magnitude (Mw) Earthquakes

September 1996
Total Number of Mw >6.0 Earthquakes per Month = 12
Cumulative Number of Mw >6.0 Earthquakes per Year = 114

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Date Time Lat Lon Depth Mw Location
Sep 04 1904 9.38N 84.26W 20 6.1 Off the Coast of Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean
Sep 05 0814 22.26S 113.41 W 10 6.7 Easter Island Region, Pacific Ocean
Sep 05 2342 21.98N 121.37 E 20 6.6 South of Taiwan, Philippine Sea
Sep 06 1703 7.18S 155.58 E 55 6.3 Solomon Islands, Solomon Sea
Sep 07 0906 7.49S 155.58 E 26 6.0* Solomon Islands, Solomon Sea
Sep 09 0020 31.99S 71.39W 41 6.0 Central Chile, South America
Sep 11 0237 35.52N 140.93 E 55 6.1 Off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan, Pacific Ocean
Sep 14 1310 10.90N 165.80 E 68 6.4 Santa Cruz Islands, Coral Sea
Sep 20 0003 9.58N 126.37 E 24 6.4 Off the Coast of Mindanoa, Philippines, Pacific Ocean
Sep 20 0410 9.46N 126.24 E 21 6.5 Off the Coast of Mindanoa, Philippines, Pacific Ocean
Sep 20 1225 9.36N 127.28 E 27 6.2* Off the Coast of Mindanoa, Philippines, Pacific Ocean
Sep 28 1410 10.05N 124.83 E 217 6.4 Off the Coast of Leyte, Philippines, Mindanoa Sea
Source: U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center; Harvard Geophysical Observatory, Harvard University (magnitudes with " * " are HRV).

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