Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 6 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 31 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 556 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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2017-01-21 18:11:07 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 56 km depth
Misawa, Aomori, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-21 18:11:07 UTC at 18:11
January 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.141, 142.341
94.2 km from Misawa (58.2 miles)

Depth: 56 km

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2017-01-21 11:54:32 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 39 km depth
Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-21 11:54:32 UTC at 11:54
January 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.643, 142.395
77.2 km from Hachinohe (48.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 39 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-18 08:19:27 UTC at 08:19
January 18, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.487, 140.625
5.2 km from Funaishikawa (3.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 60 km

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2017-01-18 05:56:06 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 48 km depth
Ishige, Ibaraki, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-18 05:56:06 UTC at 05:56
January 18, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.13, 139.998
3.2 km from Ishige (1.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 48 km

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2017-01-17 15:28:24 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 61 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-17 15:28:24 UTC at 15:28
January 17, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.511, 142.131
80.2 km from Mutsu (49.2 miles)

Depth: 61 km

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2017-01-16 14:21:49 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 51 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-16 14:21:49 UTC at 14:21
January 16, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.182, 142.253
65.2 km from Miyako (40.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 51 km

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2017-01-15 12:13:22 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 235 km depth
Rumoi, Hokkaido, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-15 12:13:22 UTC at 12:13
January 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.418, 141.136
67.2 km from Rumoi (41.2 miles)

Depth: 235 km

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2017-01-15 04:36:35 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 173 km depth
Noshiromachi, Akita, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-15 04:36:35 UTC at 04:36
January 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.277, 140.03
8.2 km from Noshiromachi (5.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 173 km

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2017-01-14 15:19:39 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 281 km depth
Ōyama, Shizuoka, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-14 15:19:39 UTC at 15:19
January 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.471, 138.251
125.2 km from Ōyama (78.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 281 km

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2017-01-13 12:28:39 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 52 km depth
Nago, Okinawa, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-13 12:28:39 UTC at 12:28
January 13, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.584, 127.817
17.2 km from Nago (10.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 52 km



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2017-01-13 03:25:29 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 32 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-13 03:25:29 UTC at 03:25
January 13, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.646, 140.781
10.2 km from Hasaki (6.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 32 km

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2017-01-13 01:20:53 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 13 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-13 01:20:53 UTC at 01:20
January 13, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.503, 141.487
43.2 km from Namie (26.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 13 km

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2017-01-12 00:36:30 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 79 km depth
Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-12 00:36:30 UTC at 00:36
January 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.151, 140.076
5.2 km from Tsukuba (3.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 79 km

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2017-01-07 09:35:15 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 212 km depth
Yoichi, Hokkaido, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-07 09:35:15 UTC at 09:35
January 07, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.803, 140.689
66.2 km from Yoichi (41.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 212 km

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2017-01-06 09:04:30 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-06 09:04:30 UTC at 09:04
January 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.134, 130.485
129.2 km from Naze (80.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-01-05 17:39:11 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 30 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-05 17:39:11 UTC at 17:39
January 05, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.639, 142.356
73.2 km from Ōfunato (45.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 30 km

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4.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-05 10:42:43 UTC at 10:42
January 05, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.021, 128.633
83.2 km from Katsuren-haebaru (51.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-01-04 17:53:20 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-04 17:53:20 UTC at 17:53
January 04, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.133, 141.341
41.2 km from Iwaki (25.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-01-04 15:43:59 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 54 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-04 15:43:59 UTC at 15:43
January 04, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.915, 140.911
15.2 km from Iwaki (9.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 54 km

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2017-01-03 12:13:43 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-03 12:13:43 UTC at 12:13
January 03, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.568, 142.668
99.2 km from Ōfunato (61.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km



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2017-01-02 21:24:20 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 53 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-02 21:24:20 UTC at 21:24
January 02, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.218, 141.99
65.2 km from Mutsu (40.2 miles)

Depth: 53 km

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2017-01-02 16:10:59 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 36 km depth
Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-02 16:10:59 UTC at 16:10
January 02, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.899, 142.816
92.2 km from Kamaishi (57.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

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2016-12-30 20:08:27 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 11 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-30 20:08:27 UTC at 20:08
December 30, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.397, 141.41
37.2 km from Namie (23.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 11 km

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2016-12-30 00:30:51 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 75 km depth
Yilan, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-30 00:30:51 UTC at 00:30
December 30, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.795, 122.061
31.2 km from Yilan (19.2 miles)

Depth: 75 km

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2016-12-28 12:53:12 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-28 12:53:12 UTC at 12:53
December 28, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.809, 140.677
6.2 km from Kitaibaraki (4.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-12-28 12:38:50 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Daigo, Ibaraki, Japan

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-28 12:38:50 UTC at 12:38
December 28, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.918, 140.426
18.2 km from Daigo (11.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-12-28 02:46:10 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 66 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-28 02:46:10 UTC at 02:46
December 28, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.716, 147.489
62.2 km from Shikotan (38.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 66 km

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2016-12-25 23:27:21 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 19 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-25 23:27:21 UTC at 23:27
December 25, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.728, 143.205
108.2 km from Miyako (67.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 19 km

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2016-12-24 21:23:47 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 43 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-24 21:23:47 UTC at 21:23
December 24, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.884, 141.905
92.2 km from Iwaki (57.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 43 km

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2016-12-24 09:40:13 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 176 km depth
Ashibetsu, Hokkaido, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-24 09:40:13 UTC at 09:40
December 24, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.502, 142.37
14.2 km from Ashibetsu (9.2 miles)

Depth: 176 km