Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 3 earthquakes today
  • 8 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 28 earthquakes in the past month
  • 334 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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2014-12-20 10:55:59 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 32 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-12-20 10:55:59 UTC at 10:55
December 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.792, 143.232
111.2 km from Miyako (68.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 32 km

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2014-12-20 09:49:55 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 56 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-12-20 09:49:55 UTC at 09:49
December 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.166, 141.582
37.2 km from Ishinomaki (23.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 56 km

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2014-12-20 09:29:58 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 36 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.9 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-12-20 09:29:58 UTC at 09:29
December 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.397, 141.548
49.2 km from Namie (30.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

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2014-12-19 11:49:14 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 31 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-19 11:49:14 UTC at 11:49
December 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.312, 129.494
117.2 km from Naze (72.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 31 km

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2014-12-19 04:47:40 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 31 km depth
Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-19 04:47:40 UTC at 04:47
December 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.733, 145.499
66.2 km from Nemuro (41.2 miles)

Depth: 31 km

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2014-12-18 15:16:58 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 50 km depth
Yamada, Iwate, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-18 15:16:58 UTC at 15:16
December 18, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.246, 142.641
64.2 km from Yamada (40.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 50 km

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2014-12-17 18:45:06 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 51 km depth
Ofunato, Iwate, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-17 18:45:06 UTC at 18:45
December 17, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.938, 142.042
31.2 km from Ofunato (19.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 51 km

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2014-12-16 13:26:31 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 11 km depth
Kholmsk, Sakhalin, Russia

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-16 13:26:31 UTC at 13:26
December 16, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 47.05, 142.018
2.2 km from Kholmsk (1.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

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2014-12-14 05:25:19 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 15 km depth
Choshi, Chiba, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-14 05:25:19 UTC at 05:25
December 14, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.099, 141.934
107.2 km from Choshi (66.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 15 km

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2014-12-13 19:46:58 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 37 km depth
Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-13 19:46:58 UTC at 19:46
December 13, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.67, 141.547
72.2 km from Kitaibaraki (44.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 37 km



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2014-12-13 07:20:13 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 64 km depth
Ishige, Ibaraki, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-13 07:20:13 UTC at 07:20
December 13, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.153, 139.907
6.2 km from Ishige (4.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 64 km

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2014-12-12 05:41:55 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 67 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-12 05:41:55 UTC at 05:41
December 12, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.985, 142.011
39.2 km from Miyako (24.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 67 km

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2014-12-11 06:07:51 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 26 km depth
Otsuki, Yamanashi, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-11 06:07:51 UTC at 06:07
December 11, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.561, 138.99
6.2 km from Otsuki (4.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 26 km

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2014-12-10 21:03:39 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 254 km depth
Juifang, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-10 21:03:39 UTC at 21:03
December 10, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.568, 122.449
82.2 km from Juifang (51.2 miles)

Depth: 254 km

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4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-10 01:38:31 UTC at 01:38
December 10, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.091, 130.553
83.2 km from Nishinoomote (51.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 79 km

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2014-12-09 11:11:30 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 37 km depth
Oarai, Ibaraki, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-09 11:11:30 UTC at 11:11
December 09, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.212, 140.984
36.2 km from Oarai (22.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 37 km

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2014-12-08 20:06:13 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 115 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-08 20:06:13 UTC at 20:06
December 08, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.592, 125.289
88.2 km from Hirara (54.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 115 km

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2014-12-05 16:01:56 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 350 km depth
Obama, Fukui, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-05 16:01:56 UTC at 16:01
December 05, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.507, 135.748
0.2 km from Obama (0.2 miles)

Western Honshu, Japan

Depth: 350 km

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2014-12-04 03:35:26 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 24 km depth
Choshi, Chiba, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-04 03:35:26 UTC at 03:35
December 04, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.68, 140.984
14.2 km from Choshi (9.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 24 km

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2014-12-03 14:19:51 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 41 km depth
Tajimi, Gifu, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-12-03 14:19:51 UTC at 14:19
December 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.314, 137.07
5.2 km from Tajimi (3.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 41 km



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2014-11-29 23:00:21 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 24 km depth
Shingu, Wakayama, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-29 23:00:21 UTC at 23:00
November 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.096, 136.942
114.2 km from Shingu (70.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Western Honshu

Depth: 24 km

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2014-11-28 23:48:21 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 31 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-28 23:48:21 UTC at 23:48
November 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.632, 143.096
98.2 km from Miyako (61.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 31 km

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2014-11-28 22:37:58 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 40 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-28 22:37:58 UTC at 22:37
November 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.602, 128.697
115.2 km from Naze (71.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 40 km

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2014-11-25 19:38:17 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 37 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-25 19:38:17 UTC at 19:38
November 25, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.667, 141.878
98.2 km from Iwaki (61.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 37 km

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2014-11-23 13:34:54 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 17 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-23 13:34:54 UTC at 13:34
November 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.611, 143.268
112.2 km from Miyako (70.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 17 km

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2014-11-23 03:46:38 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Omachi, Nagano, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-23 03:46:38 UTC at 03:46
November 23, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.628, 137.932
15.2 km from Omachi (9.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2014-11-22 13:08:18 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Omachi, Nagano, Japan

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-22 13:08:18 UTC at 13:08
November 22, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.64, 137.911
16.2 km from Omachi (10.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2014-11-22 04:44:11 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 47 km depth
Tanabe, Wakayama, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-22 04:44:11 UTC at 04:44
November 22, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.776, 135.296
8.2 km from Tanabe (5.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Western Honshu

Depth: 47 km

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2014-11-20 01:51:43 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 35 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-20 01:51:43 UTC at 01:51
November 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.343, 141.585
54.2 km from Namie (33.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-19 14:39:36 UTC at 14:39
November 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.623, 131.557
54.2 km from Nishinoomote (34.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km