Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 6 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 28 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 494 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-23 14:16:55 UTC at 14:16
May 23, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.834, 131.397
39.2 km from Nishinoomote (24.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 26 km

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2017-05-22 11:00:57 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 48 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-22 11:00:57 UTC at 11:00
May 22, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.857, 147.74
82.2 km from Shikotan (51.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 48 km

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2017-05-22 03:25:47 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-22 03:25:47 UTC at 03:25
May 22, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.458, 139.425
49.2 km from Shimoda (30.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-05-21 05:05:30 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-21 05:05:30 UTC at 05:05
May 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.884, 143.826
163.2 km from Miyako (101.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-05-20 14:40:48 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 20 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-20 14:40:48 UTC at 14:40
May 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.935, 143.591
144.2 km from Miyako (90.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 20 km

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2017-05-20 11:26:28 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 8 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-20 11:26:28 UTC at 11:26
May 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.022, 143.515
141.2 km from Miyako (87.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 8 km

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2017-05-15 07:05:36 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-15 07:05:36 UTC at 07:05
May 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.217, 130.153
143.2 km from Naze (89.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-05-15 07:03:30 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-15 07:03:30 UTC at 07:03
May 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.273, 130.06
133.2 km from Naze (83.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-05-13 13:46:12 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 135 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-13 13:46:12 UTC at 13:46
May 13, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.773, 148.415
65.2 km from Kuril’sk (40.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 135 km

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2017-05-11 20:54:26 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 38 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-11 20:54:26 UTC at 20:54
May 11, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.71, 125.478
20.2 km from Hirara (12.2 miles)

Southwestern Ryukyu Island, Japan

Depth: 38 km



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2017-05-10 21:13:20 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 223 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-10 21:13:20 UTC at 21:13
May 10, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.61, 138.65
28.2 km from Shimoda (17.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 223 km

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2017-05-10 10:42:33 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-10 10:42:33 UTC at 10:42
May 10, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.312, 126.32
116.2 km from Hirara (72.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-05-09 19:15:49 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 115 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-09 19:15:49 UTC at 19:15
May 09, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.737, 125.135
104.2 km from Hirara (65.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 115 km

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2017-05-09 01:54:14 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-09 01:54:14 UTC at 01:54
May 09, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.429, 126.322
111.2 km from Hirara (69.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-05-08 22:28:01 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 38 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-08 22:28:01 UTC at 22:28
May 08, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.319, 141.349
35.2 km from Namie (22.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 38 km

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2017-05-06 19:11:30 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 222 km depth
Iwanai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-06 19:11:30 UTC at 19:11
May 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.218, 139.042
122.2 km from Iwanai (76.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 222 km

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2017-05-06 18:02:40 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 186 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-06 18:02:40 UTC at 18:02
May 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.456, 124.799
88.2 km from Hirara (54.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 186 km

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2017-05-06 01:45:41 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 224 km depth
Iwanai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-06 01:45:41 UTC at 01:45
May 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.55, 138.998
132.2 km from Iwanai (82.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 224 km

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2017-05-04 05:22:25 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Uto, Kumamoto, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-04 05:22:25 UTC at 05:22
May 04, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.684, 130.66
0.2 km from Uto (0.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-05-02 10:29:21 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 72 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-02 10:29:21 UTC at 10:29
May 02, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.564, 141.954
68.2 km from Mutsu (42.2 miles)

Depth: 72 km



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4.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-30 18:49:45 UTC at 18:49
April 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.73, 131.387
37.2 km from Nishinoomote (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

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5.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-30 14:42:35 UTC at 14:42
April 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.295, 142.988
56.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (34.2 miles)

Depth: 60 km

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2017-04-30 10:30:32 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 57 km depth
Yachimata, Chiba, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-30 10:30:32 UTC at 10:30
April 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.608, 140.255
7.2 km from Yachimata (4.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 57 km

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5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 20:22:58 UTC at 20:22
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.772, 131.396
38.2 km from Nishinoomote (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 12 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 19:40:48 UTC at 19:40
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.778, 131.398
38.2 km from Nishinoomote (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 13:40:33 UTC at 13:40
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.735, 131.343
32.2 km from Nishinoomote (20.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 28 km

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5.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 12:32:32 UTC at 12:32
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.813, 131.429
42.2 km from Nishinoomote (26.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 21 km

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2017-04-29 08:36:25 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Itoman, Okinawa, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 08:36:25 UTC at 08:36
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.842, 127.911
144.2 km from Itoman (89.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-04-24 13:58:22 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 40 km depth
Mori, Shizuoka, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-24 13:58:22 UTC at 13:58
April 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.85, 137.848
7.2 km from Mori (4.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 40 km

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2017-04-24 07:14:09 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 122 km depth
Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-24 07:14:09 UTC at 07:14
April 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.393, 141.814
32.2 km from Tomakomai (19.2 miles)

Depth: 122 km