Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes today
  • 6 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 35 earthquakes in the past month
  • 692 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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2016-08-27 13:46:28 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 44 km depth
Iwai, Ibaraki, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-27 13:46:28 UTC at 13:46
August 27, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.059, 139.895
1.2 km from Iwai (0.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 44 km

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2016-08-25 17:04:43 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 456 km depth
Shingū, Wakayama, Japan

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-25 17:04:43 UTC at 17:04
August 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.615, 137.846
388.2 km from Shingū (241.2 miles)

Izu Islands, Japan

Depth: 456 km

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2016-08-23 22:02:08 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 45 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-23 22:02:08 UTC at 22:02
August 23, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.245, 130.47
136.2 km from Naze (85.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 45 km

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2016-08-23 22:00:13 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 21 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-23 22:00:13 UTC at 22:00
August 23, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.261, 130.567
144.2 km from Naze (90.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 21 km

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2016-08-22 23:26:48 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 46 km depth
Yonakuni, Okinawa, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-22 23:26:48 UTC at 23:26
August 22, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.287, 122.945
21.2 km from Yonakuni (13.2 miles)

Depth: 46 km

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2016-08-22 06:11:08 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-22 06:11:08 UTC at 06:11
August 22, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.32, 142.128
73.2 km from Ishinomaki (45.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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2016-08-21 23:13:11 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 16 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-21 23:13:11 UTC at 23:13
August 21, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.766, 143.578
141.2 km from Miyako (87.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 16 km

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2016-08-21 12:49:14 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 13 km depth
Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-21 12:49:14 UTC at 12:49
August 21, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.688, 143.755
192.2 km from Hachinohe (119.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 13 km

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2016-08-20 16:28:11 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-20 16:28:11 UTC at 16:28
August 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.226, 143.904
179.2 km from Miyako (111.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-08-20 16:10:34 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-20 16:10:34 UTC at 16:10
August 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.443, 143.82
183.2 km from Miyako (113.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km



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2016-08-20 15:58:04 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-20 15:58:04 UTC at 15:58
August 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.293, 143.754
170.2 km from Miyako (106.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-08-20 09:01:26 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-20 09:01:26 UTC at 09:01
August 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.356, 143.68
168.2 km from Miyako (104.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-08-20 05:52:41 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 14 km depth
Yamada, Iwate, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-20 05:52:41 UTC at 05:52
August 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.481, 143.761
155.2 km from Yamada (96.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 14 km

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2016-08-20 05:14:56 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 13 km depth
Yamada, Iwate, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-20 05:14:56 UTC at 05:14
August 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.561, 143.538
136.2 km from Yamada (85.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 13 km

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2016-08-19 12:07:42 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 36 km depth
Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-19 12:07:42 UTC at 12:07
August 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.66, 141.191
41.2 km from Kitaibaraki (26.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

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2016-08-17 02:56:17 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 45 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-17 02:56:17 UTC at 02:56
August 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.311, 141.658
61.2 km from Namie (38.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 45 km

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4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-16 20:01:04 UTC at 20:01
August 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.918, 140.805
15.2 km from Kitaibaraki (9.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 2 km

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2016-08-16 19:22:27 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 26 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-16 19:22:27 UTC at 19:22
August 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.664, 125.69
103.2 km from Hirara (64.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 26 km

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2016-08-16 15:24:09 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 79 km depth
Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-16 15:24:09 UTC at 15:24
August 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.424, 141.441
9.2 km from Hachinohe (6.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 79 km

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2016-08-15 21:12:26 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 140 km depth
Yuzawa, Akita, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-15 21:12:26 UTC at 21:12
August 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.178, 140.657
13.2 km from Yuzawa (8.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 140 km



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2016-08-15 15:28:07 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 44 km depth
Korsakov, Sakhalin, Russia

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-15 15:28:07 UTC at 15:28
August 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.851, 142.865
87.2 km from Korsakov (54.2 miles)

Depth: 44 km

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2016-08-15 07:04:41 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 32 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-15 07:04:41 UTC at 07:04
August 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.414, 141.741
66.2 km from Namie (41.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 32 km

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2016-08-15 04:36:48 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 73 km depth
Kitsuki, Oita, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-15 04:36:48 UTC at 04:36
August 15, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.493, 131.88
25.2 km from Kitsuki (15.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 73 km

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2016-08-14 18:49:16 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 41 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-14 18:49:16 UTC at 18:49
August 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.487, 141.514
45.2 km from Namie (28.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 41 km

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2016-08-13 20:15:06 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Tateyama, Chiba, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-13 20:15:06 UTC at 20:15
August 13, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.496, 140.353
70.2 km from Tateyama (43.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 33 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-05 05:39:39 UTC at 05:39
August 05, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.975, 128.545
77.2 km from Katsuren-haebaru (48.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-08-05 03:30:45 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 202 km depth
Yoichi, Hokkaido, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-05 03:30:45 UTC at 03:30
August 05, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.365, 140.221
48.2 km from Yoichi (29.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 202 km

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2016-08-03 10:22:21 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 35 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-03 10:22:21 UTC at 10:22
August 03, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.059, 149.107
162.2 km from Kuril’sk (100.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 35 km

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2016-08-02 23:33:22 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 44 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-02 23:33:22 UTC at 23:33
August 02, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.201, 148.993
144.2 km from Kuril’sk (89.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 44 km

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2016-08-02 16:10:33 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 17 km depth
Mobara, Chiba, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-08-02 16:10:33 UTC at 16:10
August 02, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.38, 140.47
15.2 km from Mobara (9.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 17 km