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LatitudeLongitude Depth (km)Magnitude Location (click for map and further information)
18/12/2014 07:47:47 -19.2998 -175.716 200 5.3 Tonga Islands
18/12/2014 07:18:20 -16.0742 -173.4178 100 5.0 Tonga Islands
17/12/2014 20:13:56 -17.4457 -178.8051 556 5.6 Fiji Islands Region
17/12/2014 17:14:02 -33.1869 138.6929 5 1.8 Jamestown, SA
17/12/2014 15:24:32 2.8473 95.8502 29 5.3 Simeulue, Indonesia
17/12/2014 13:05:17 -7.4013 155.5924 19 4.9 Solomon Islands
17/12/2014 09:46:58 -5.5357 151.4812 73 5.5 New Britain Region, PNG
17/12/2014 06:10:07 -3.6735 100.3244 10 6.0 Southern Sumatra, Indonesia
17/12/2014 02:19:29 .142 119.542 65 5.1 Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi
16/12/2014 20:27:39 -4.9686 133.9633 4 5.2 Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia
16/12/2014 11:36:32 -10.8996 166.1954 41 5.4 Santa Cruz Islands
15/12/2014 12:37:15 3.9577 98.1804 185 5.2 Northern Sumatra, Indonesia
15/12/2014 10:57:57 -32.8693 151.4259 0 2.2 Near Cessnock, NSW
15/12/2014 01:18:48 -5.6195 150.6239 113 5.0 New Britain Region, PNG
14/12/2014 18:54:19 -17.7642 -178.4236 599 5.3 Fiji Islands Region
14/12/2014 13:25:29 -32.1178 117.1828 5 1.8 SW of Quairading, WA
14/12/2014 12:41:55 -20.8238 -176.5742 260 5.3 Fiji Islands Region
14/12/2014 07:14:17 -30.3222 -177.6894 127 5.4 Kermadec Islands, NZ
13/12/2014 16:20:25 -34.5872 149.2331 0 1.6 N of Gunning, NSW
13/12/2014 08:21:25 -31.3917 138.645 0 2.0 N of Hawker, SA
12/12/2014 20:22:34 -18.7826 -176.2502 312 5.8 Fiji Islands Region
12/12/2014 08:02:07 -46.844 165.7946 0 5.1 SW of South Island, NZ
11/12/2014 22:27:45 -20.8341 -178.7967 610 5.2 Fiji Islands Region
11/12/2014 09:21:19 -33.7879 147.6114 13 2.4 Near West Wyalong, NSW
10/12/2014 21:03:39 25.568 122.449 254 6.1 NE of Keelung, Taiwan
10/12/2014 15:04:43 -34.7856 137.2694 0 2.0 N of Point Souttar, SA
10/12/2014 05:33:50 -34.2513 148.9453 10 1.6 Near Frogmore, NSW
09/12/2014 21:10:04 -33.7433 136.4695 4 2.4 Near Cleve, SA
09/12/2014 16:26:39 -20.7387 -166.2843 18 4.9 Tonga Islands Region
09/12/2014 12:41:50 -32.5432 150.6585 11 2.5 S of Denman, NSW
09/12/2014 05:18:35 -49.6041 122.401 52 5.1 Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge
09/12/2014 03:09:25 1.4957 126.3857 56 5.9 Northern Molucca Sea
09/12/2014 02:33:38 -6.433 154.3787 36 5.6 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
09/12/2014 02:01:35 -6.5067 154.2996 57 5.2 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
08/12/2014 15:08:54 -2.6234 140.3977 34 5.2 Near North Coast of Irian Jaya
08/12/2014 12:51:27 -1.965 138.7321 36 5.7 Near North Coast if Irian Jaya
08/12/2014 08:54:52 7.969 -82.694 20 6.6 ESE of Punta de Burica, Panama
08/12/2014 07:35:58 1.8358 126.4 68 5.5 Northern Molucca Sea
08/12/2014 05:26:48 -29.1422 116.8072 10 2.7 E of Morawa, WA
08/12/2014 01:28:18 1.6999 126.9716 123 5.3 Northern Molucca Sea
07/12/2014 21:51:22 -33.871 147.3844 0 2.6 Near Wyalong, NSW
07/12/2014 21:16:37 13.732 -91.437 33 5.8 SW of Nueva Concepcion, Guatemala
07/12/2014 17:55:35 -6.5972 154.0542 47 5.0 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
07/12/2014 17:17:25 -19.7393 133.9742 10 2.8 Tennant Creek, NT
07/12/2014 14:19:24 -6.1511 154.8406 0 5.1 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
07/12/2014 08:18:15 -6.4621 154.258 65 5.2 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
07/12/2014 03:30:04 -6.4925 154.6385 40 5.6 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
07/12/2014 02:24:39 -6.5946 154.2586 67 5.1 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
07/12/2014 01:40:15 -6.6694 154.3556 90 5.1 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
07/12/2014 01:22:07 -6.5618 154.4065 60 6.7 Bougainville Island Region, PNG
06/12/2014 22:05:11 -6.1486 130.5382 119 6.0 Banda Sea
06/12/2014 17:21:49 8.013 -82.703 14 6.0 E of Punta de Burica, Panama
06/12/2014 15:56:33 -33.6526 118.2927 3 1.7 SE of Nyabing, WA
06/12/2014 06:09:29 -17.6161 127.388 10 3.3 NW of Halls Creek, WA
05/12/2014 23:16:25 -19.0171 123.4496 10 2.9 SE of Broome, WA
05/12/2014 21:15:17 -13.2199 166.2756 51 5.3 Vanuatu Islands
05/12/2014 10:43:56 -6.8944 128.2563 251 5.3 Banda Sea
05/12/2014 03:57:28 -30.7383 117.1533 5 2.8 Cadoux, WA
05/12/2014 01:48:00 -33.3925 138.2216 12 1.4 Crystal Brook, SA
04/12/2014 18:45:17 -24.5529 -176.8126 140 5.6 South of Fiji Islands
04/12/2014 16:55:44 -32.2262 116.9812 3 1.8 S of Beverley, WA
04/12/2014 10:43:39 -38.2272 178.4194 50 5.4 North Island, New Zealand
03/12/2014 19:05:10 -38.1015 145.4424 10 3.3 Pakenham, Melbourne, Vic
03/12/2014 02:46:04 -30.6172 117.668 6 2.7 SW of Beacon, WA
03/12/2014 00:27:08 -2.9349 122.4151 35 5.7 Sulawesi, Indonesia
02/12/2014 22:38:32 -30.4367 117.7586 15 2.0 Beacon, WA
02/12/2014 18:08:23 -30.4394 117.7811 13 2.4 Beacon, WA
02/12/2014 16:34:40 -38.4357 145.8131 9 3.4 Korumburra, Vic
02/12/2014 05:11:32 6.0602 123.1491 634 6.5 Mindanao, Philippines
02/12/2014 04:53:51 5.9674 61.2872 52 5.9 Carlsberg Ridge
01/12/2014 22:47:30 1.5992 67.8166 31 5.4 Carlsberg Ridge
01/12/2014 20:42:01 -32.8788 138.8006 1 2.1 Near Peterborough, SA
01/12/2014 13:32:16 -36.3115 148.9132 11 2.0 NE of Berridale, NSW
01/12/2014 13:04:27 -48.9255 164.3497 29 5.4 Auckland Islands Region, NZ
01/12/2014 11:06:33 5.5213 126.7908 56 5.2 Mindanao, Philippines
01/12/2014 10:25:15 -21.7159 131.3 10 3.7 NW of Yuendumu, NT
30/11/2014 23:37:35 -6.384 147.8343 74 5.2 Eastern New Guinea Region, PNG
30/11/2014 00:39:32 -3.6039 145.3846 63 5.1 Near N Coast of New Guinea, PNG
30/11/2014 00:33:17 -4.4815 144.3319 132 5.0 Near N Coast of New Guinea, PNG
29/11/2014 22:14:07 -36.1578 148.8781 0 1.8 N of Berridale, NSW
29/11/2014 21:24:00 1.9956 126.732 56 5.0 Northern Molucca Sea
29/11/2014 19:40:14 2.259 127.1387 70 5.6 Northern Molucca Sea
28/11/2014 19:29:35 1.9603 126.5411 61 5.2 Northern Molucca Sea
28/11/2014 15:28:44 -36.2729 148.8139 2 1.9 N of Berridale, NSW
28/11/2014 15:04:00 -4.9347 151.4834 175 5.1 New Britain Region, PNG
28/11/2014 12:42:11 2.1496 121.4523 50 5.1 Celebes Sea
28/11/2014 11:32:05 -17.4206 -172.3618 20 5.1 Tonga Islands Region
28/11/2014 03:01:45 -26.0536 112.5692 15 4.0 SW of Carnarvon, WA
28/11/2014 01:18:48 12.3432 92.8468 69 5.3 Andaman Islands, India Region
27/11/2014 15:05:50 -21.1761 -175.0548 103 5.4 Tonga Islands
27/11/2014 02:44:32 -30.4253 117.7481 4 2.1 Near Beacon, WA
27/11/2014 01:46:56 -30.4666 117.7264 10 2.0 Near Beacon, WA
27/11/2014 00:18:34 5.8254 61.2038 48 5.4 Carlsberg Ridge
26/11/2014 16:40:33 -4.8374 152.9022 81 5.2 New Britain Region, PNG
26/11/2014 14:49:54 1.8344 126.485 71 5.5 Northern Molucca Sea
26/11/2014 14:48:34 1.9072 126.456 62 5.0 Northern Molucca Sea
26/11/2014 14:46:39 1.9191 126.4772 62 5.1 Northern Molucca Sea
26/11/2014 14:33:47 1.8667 126.5406 58 6.7 Northern Molucca Sea
26/11/2014 14:08:18 -31.6966 117.0483 10 2.1 Near Meckering, WA
26/11/2014 13:08:44 5.8445 61.3291 44 5.3 Carlsberg Ridge
25/11/2014 16:29:51 2.4422 127.3462 36 5.3 Northern Molucca Sea
25/11/2014 00:12:30 -30.6365 117.65 9 2.3 NE of Koorda, WA
24/11/2014 21:02:21 -5.9837 155.0301 189 5.7 Solomon Islands
24/11/2014 15:30:11 2.8986 96.249 62 5.3 Northern Sumatra, Indonesia
24/11/2014 01:22:44 -29.0564 114.5771 10 2.5 S of Geraldton, WA
23/11/2014 20:46:38 -22.1383 -179.5527 584 5.0 S of Fiji Islands
22/11/2014 16:34:01 -49.1367 108.8726 47 5.0 Southeast Indian Ridge
22/11/2014 13:08:18 36.64 137.911 10 6.2 NNE of Omachi, Japan
22/11/2014 08:55:27 30.343 101.72 14 5.9 NW of Kangding, China
22/11/2014 04:18:44 -17.7462 168.0327 75 5.1 Vanuatu Islands
21/11/2014 22:00:37 -30.8736 117.0366 1 2.0 Near Manmanning, WA
21/11/2014 12:51:29 3.9689 126.7839 63 5.2 Taloud Islands Region, Indonesia
21/11/2014 10:10:23 2.15 127.0951 71 6.6 Northern Molucca Sea
20/11/2014 18:14:39 23.4355 93.597 53 5.7 Myanmar-India Border Region
20/11/2014 16:09:30 -23.1377 179.232 554 5.0 South of Fiji Islands
20/11/2014 08:35:28 1.0267 127.9594 10 5.1 Halmahera, Indonesia
19/11/2014 05:13:17 -35.1495 147.9629 0 3.3 Near Gundagai, NSW
19/11/2014 03:04:23 -6.6931 131.3564 69 4.8 Tanimbar Islands Region, Indonesia
19/11/2014 02:56:28 -10.525 123.9369 13 5.2 Timor Sea
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