Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 2 earthquakes today
  • 8 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 29 earthquakes in the past month
  • 392 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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2015-05-28 22:13:49 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 23 km depth
Choshi, Chiba, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

Today 2015-05-28 22:13:49 UTC at 22:13
May 28, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.315, 141.262
60.2 km from Choshi (37.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 23 km

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2015-05-28 07:57:43 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 30 km depth
Suao, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

Today 2015-05-28 07:57:43 UTC at 07:57
May 28, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.974, 122.45
93.2 km from Suao (58.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

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2015-05-27 01:51:25 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 150 km depth
Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-27 01:51:25 UTC at 01:51
May 27, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.22, 130.41
10.2 km from Makurazaki (6.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 150 km

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2015-05-26 00:56:54 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 18 km depth
Suao, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-26 00:56:54 UTC at 00:56
May 26, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.045, 122.504
92.2 km from Suao (57.2 miles)

Depth: 18 km

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2015-05-25 16:35:22 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 30 km depth
Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-25 16:35:22 UTC at 16:35
May 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.785, 131.823
39.2 km from Miyazaki (24.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 30 km

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2015-05-25 05:28:07 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 35 km depth
Hasuda, Saitama, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-25 05:28:07 UTC at 05:28
May 25, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.994, 139.642
2.2 km from Hasuda (1.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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2015-05-24 00:09:38 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 161 km depth
Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-24 00:09:38 UTC at 00:09
May 24, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.263, 130.367
4.2 km from Makurazaki (2.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 161 km

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2015-05-22 13:28:49 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 35 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-22 13:28:49 UTC at 13:28
May 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.573, 129.567
24.2 km from Naze (15.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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2015-05-22 05:44:31 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 50 km depth
Ishikawa, Okinawa, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-22 05:44:31 UTC at 05:44
May 22, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.499, 127.864
9.2 km from Ishikawa (5.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 50 km

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2015-05-19 17:17:41 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 56 km depth
Ofunato, Iwate, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-19 17:17:41 UTC at 17:17
May 19, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.912, 141.847
21.2 km from Ofunato (13.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 56 km



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2015-05-16 21:41:31 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 34 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-16 21:41:31 UTC at 21:41
May 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.739, 141.697
24.2 km from Miyako (15.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 34 km

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2015-05-15 03:30:34 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 40 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-15 03:30:34 UTC at 03:30
May 15, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.017, 141.274
35.2 km from Iwaki (21.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 40 km

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2015-05-14 16:56:44 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 26 km depth
Suao, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-14 16:56:44 UTC at 16:56
May 14, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.923, 122.496
101.2 km from Suao (62.2 miles)

Depth: 26 km

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2015-05-13 14:10:07 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 155 km depth
Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-13 14:10:07 UTC at 14:10
May 13, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.807, 130.277
51.2 km from Makurazaki (31.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 155 km

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2015-05-13 13:45:11 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 43 km depth
Hitachi, Ibaraki, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-13 13:45:11 UTC at 13:45
May 13, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.565, 140.536
10.2 km from Hitachi (6.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 43 km

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2015-05-12 21:12:58 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 38 km depth
Ofunato, Iwate, Japan

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-12 21:12:58 UTC at 21:12
May 12, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.902, 142.032
33.2 km from Ofunato (20.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 38 km

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2015-05-08 07:51:10 UTC 3.8 magnitude, 40 km depth
Kisarazu, Chiba, Japan

3.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-08 07:51:10 UTC at 07:51
May 08, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.315, 140.096
17.2 km from Kisarazu (10.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 40 km

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2015-05-07 20:29:26 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 178 km depth
Tobetsu, Hokkaido, Japan

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-07 20:29:26 UTC at 20:29
May 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.284, 141.618
11.2 km from Tobetsu (6.2 miles)

Depth: 178 km

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2015-05-04 17:04:27 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 45 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-04 17:04:27 UTC at 17:04
May 04, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.637, 143.934
170.2 km from Miyako (105.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 45 km

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2015-05-04 01:16:17 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 30 km depth
Suao, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-04 01:16:17 UTC at 01:16
May 04, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.951, 122.525
100.2 km from Suao (62.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km



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2015-05-03 14:30:16 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 146 km depth
Tomioka, Gumma, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-03 14:30:16 UTC at 14:30
May 03, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.143, 138.729
19.2 km from Tomioka (12.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 146 km

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2015-05-03 13:09:07 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 28 km depth
Suao, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-03 13:09:07 UTC at 13:09
May 03, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.037, 122.433
87.2 km from Suao (54.2 miles)

Depth: 28 km

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2015-05-03 06:53:59 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 51 km depth
Iwai, Ibaraki, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-03 06:53:59 UTC at 06:53
May 03, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.021, 139.917
3.2 km from Iwai (2.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 51 km

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2015-05-03 04:02:52 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 42 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-03 04:02:52 UTC at 04:02
May 03, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.493, 141.515
45.2 km from Namie (28.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 42 km

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2015-05-02 16:50:46 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 32 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-02 16:50:46 UTC at 16:50
May 02, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.594, 140.167
360.2 km from Shimoda (224.2 miles)

Izu Islands, Japan

Depth: 32 km

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2015-05-01 17:47:57 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 45 km depth
Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-01 17:47:57 UTC at 17:47
May 01, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.978, 142.971
135.2 km from Hachinohe (84.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 45 km

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2015-05-01 16:56:42 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 36 km depth
Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-01 16:56:42 UTC at 16:56
May 01, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.949, 143.111
145.2 km from Hachinohe (90.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

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2015-05-01 12:58:02 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 155 km depth
Juifang, T'ai-wan, Taiwan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-01 12:58:02 UTC at 12:58
May 01, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.211, 123.084
129.2 km from Juifang (80.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 155 km

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2015-04-29 16:09:52 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 39 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-04-29 16:09:52 UTC at 16:09
April 29, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.084, 142.765
85.2 km from Miyako (53.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 39 km

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2015-04-29 00:26:51 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 12 km depth
Gushikawa, Okinawa, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-04-29 00:26:51 UTC at 00:26
April 29, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.959, 128.401
69.2 km from Gushikawa (42.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 12 km