Large Moment Magnitude (Mw) Earthquake Archive

June 1997
Total Number of Mw >6.0 Earthquakes per Month = 7
Cumulative Number of Mw >6.0 Earthquakes per Year = 62

Total Number of Mw >7.0 Earthquakes per Month = 0
Cumulative Number of Mw >7.0 Earthquakes per Year = 7

Date Time

Lat

Lon

Depth

Mw
? Location
June 2

2124

57.61S

25.36W

25

6.1
? South Sandwich Is.Region, South Atlantic
June 9

0724

21.26S

170.96E

33

6.0
* Loyalty Islands, South Pacific
June 10

2153

35.72S

108.03W

10

6.6
* West Chile Rise, Easter Island Region, East Pacific
June 11

1207

5.97S

147.14E

40

6.1
* East Coast of Papua New Guinea, Indonesia
June 17

2104

51.34N

179.35W

14

6.3
? Andreanof Islands, Aleutian, Islands, North Pacific
June 24

2304

1.79N

127.83E

7

6.4
? Eastern Molocca Sea, Halmahera, Indonesia
June 26

1921

49.79S

115.52W

15

6.2
? East Pacific Rise, Pacific Ocean
Source: U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center; Harvard Geophysical Observatory, Harvard University (magnitudes with " * " are HRV).

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