The 2000 Tottori earthquake occurred at 13:30:20 local time with a moment magnitude of 6.7 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VIII. The epicenter was near Yonago and Matsue. About $150 million in damage was caused and 130 people were injured.
The 2002 Dudley earthquake struck the West Midlands of United Kingdom on 22 September at 23:53 UTC. The shock registered 4.7–4.8 on the Richter scale and lasted approximately 20 seconds.
The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake occurred at 00:58:53 UTC on 26 December with the epicentre off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. The shock had a moment magnitude of 9.1–9.3 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of IX.
The 2006 Kiholo Bay earthquake occurred on October 15 at 07:07:49 local time with a moment magnitude of 6.7 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VIII.
The 2008 Sichuan earthquake, also known as the First Great Sichuan earthquake or Wenchuan earthquake, occurred at 14:28:01 China Standard Time on May 12, 2008.