Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 2 earthquakes today
  • 5 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 27 earthquakes in the past month
  • 361 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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2014-08-29 07:35:09 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 35 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-08-29 07:35:09 UTC at 07:35
August 29, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.908, 141.178
30.2 km from Iwaki (19.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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2014-08-28 19:14:35 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 22 km depth
Takanabe, Miyazaki, Japan

5.8 magnitude earthquake

Today 2014-08-28 19:14:35 UTC at 19:14
August 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.091, 132.101
56.2 km from Takanabe (35.2 miles)

Shikoku, Japan

Depth: 22 km

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2014-08-27 04:48:59 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 28 km depth
Shizunai, Hokkaido, Japan

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-27 04:48:59 UTC at 04:48
August 27, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.115, 143.158
150.2 km from Shizunai (93.2 miles)

Depth: 28 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-25 07:31:43 UTC at 07:31
August 25, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.85, 129.906
144.2 km from Nishinoomote (89.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 105 km

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2014-08-24 08:26:51 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 82 km depth
Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-24 08:26:51 UTC at 08:26
August 24, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.003, 139.824
6.2 km from Kasukabe (4.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 82 km

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2014-08-22 03:00:04 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 46 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-22 03:00:04 UTC at 03:00
August 22, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.947, 128.239
130.2 km from Naze (81.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 46 km

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2014-08-21 15:20:47 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 28 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-21 15:20:47 UTC at 15:20
August 21, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.612, 143.607
142.2 km from Miyako (88.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 28 km

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2014-08-20 19:38:24 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 306 km depth
Oyama, Shizuoka, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-20 19:38:24 UTC at 19:38
August 20, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.212, 138.109
155.2 km from Oyama (96.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 306 km

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2014-08-19 13:26:23 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 43 km depth
Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-19 13:26:23 UTC at 13:26
August 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.95, 145.634
41.2 km from Nemuro (26.2 miles)

Depth: 43 km

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2014-08-17 18:15:55 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 24 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-17 18:15:55 UTC at 18:15
August 17, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.827, 142.423
139.2 km from Iwaki (86.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 24 km



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2014-08-15 12:24:44 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 22 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-15 12:24:44 UTC at 12:24
August 15, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.839, 142.532
148.2 km from Iwaki (92.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 22 km

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2014-08-15 03:19:50 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 61 km depth
Shizunai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-15 03:19:50 UTC at 03:19
August 15, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.578, 142.682
88.2 km from Shizunai (54.2 miles)

Depth: 61 km

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2014-08-14 17:09:51 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 36 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-14 17:09:51 UTC at 17:09
August 14, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.973, 128.134
139.2 km from Naze (86.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 36 km

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2014-08-13 22:51:29 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 87 km depth
Hikari, Yamaguchi, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-13 22:51:29 UTC at 22:51
August 13, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.803, 131.799
21.2 km from Hikari (13.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 87 km

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2014-08-13 00:40:40 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 35 km depth
Shizunai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-13 00:40:40 UTC at 00:40
August 13, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.366, 142.747
31.2 km from Shizunai (19.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

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2014-08-12 00:47:21 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 83 km depth
Kamogawa, Chiba, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-12 00:47:21 UTC at 00:47
August 12, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.284, 140.502
96.2 km from Kamogawa (59.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 83 km

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2014-08-10 03:43:17 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 41 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-10 03:43:17 UTC at 03:43
August 10, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.163, 142.176
81.2 km from Mutsu (50.2 miles)

Depth: 41 km

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2014-08-09 05:49:39 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 79 km depth
Ofunato, Iwate, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-09 05:49:39 UTC at 05:49
August 09, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.852, 141.962
32.2 km from Ofunato (20.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 79 km

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2014-08-08 05:47:08 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 34 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-08 05:47:08 UTC at 05:47
August 08, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.18, 143.421
139.2 km from Miyako (86.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 34 km

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2014-08-06 15:12:04 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 55 km depth
Ofunato, Iwate, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-06 15:12:04 UTC at 15:12
August 06, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.881, 142.207
47.2 km from Ofunato (29.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 55 km



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2014-08-05 17:41:57 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 28 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-05 17:41:57 UTC at 17:41
August 05, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.039, 128.05
145.2 km from Naze (90.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 28 km

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2014-08-05 16:17:24 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 19 km depth
Kameoka, Kyoto, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-05 16:17:24 UTC at 16:17
August 05, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.97, 135.556
4.2 km from Kameoka (2.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Western Honshu

Depth: 19 km

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2014-08-04 05:58:21 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 35 km depth
Otsuchi, Iwate, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-04 05:58:21 UTC at 05:58
August 04, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.306, 142.207
27.2 km from Otsuchi (16.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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2014-08-03 04:06:04 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-03 04:06:04 UTC at 04:06
August 03, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.031, 128.105
140.2 km from Naze (87.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 10 km

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2014-08-02 17:35:06 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 52 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-02 17:35:06 UTC at 17:35
August 02, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.153, 128.052
142.2 km from Naze (88.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 52 km

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2014-08-02 14:18:31 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 55 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-02 14:18:31 UTC at 14:18
August 02, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.847, 128.172
141.2 km from Naze (87.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 55 km

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2014-08-01 11:08:09 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 175 km depth
Kamiiso, Hokkaido, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-08-01 11:08:09 UTC at 11:08
August 01, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.991, 139.66
84.2 km from Kamiiso (52.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 175 km

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2014-07-28 15:05:54 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 57 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2014-07-28 15:05:54 UTC at 15:05
July 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.011, 127.945
156.2 km from Naze (97.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 57 km

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2014-07-28 08:05:31 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 20 km depth
Ito, Shizuoka, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-07-28 08:05:31 UTC at 08:05
July 28, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.741, 139.332
33.2 km from Ito (21.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 20 km

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2014-07-27 18:09:11 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 65 km depth
Naruto, Chiba, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-07-27 18:09:11 UTC at 18:09
July 27, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.497, 140.598
20.2 km from Naruto (12.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 65 km