Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 3 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 10 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 33 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 522 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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2016-10-21 08:44:50 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 37 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-21 08:44:50 UTC at 08:44
October 21, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.622, 148.386
135.2 km from Shikotan (84.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 37 km

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2016-10-21 05:53:18 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kurayoshi, Tottori, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-21 05:53:18 UTC at 05:53
October 21, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.384, 133.772
6.2 km from Kurayoshi (4.2 miles)

Western Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-10-21 05:07:23 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kurayoshi, Tottori, Japan

6.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-21 05:07:23 UTC at 05:07
October 21, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.358, 133.801
8.2 km from Kurayoshi (5.2 miles)

Western Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-10-20 02:49:54 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 26 km depth
Omigawa, Chiba, Japan

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-20 02:49:54 UTC at 02:49
October 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.864, 140.591
2.2 km from Omigawa (1.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 26 km

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2016-10-19 14:40:38 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 53 km depth
Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-19 14:40:38 UTC at 14:40
October 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.141, 140.158
8.2 km from Tsukuba (5.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 53 km

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2016-10-19 11:07:50 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 240 km depth
Iwanai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-19 11:07:50 UTC at 11:07
October 19, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.535, 138.839
149.2 km from Iwanai (92.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 240 km

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2016-10-16 07:37:03 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 14 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-16 07:37:03 UTC at 07:37
October 16, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.302, 141.533
24.2 km from Ishinomaki (14.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 14 km

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2016-10-14 10:21:08 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 35 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-14 10:21:08 UTC at 10:21
October 14, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.451, 142.178
104.2 km from Namie (64.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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2016-10-11 23:05:32 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 71 km depth
Tateyama, Chiba, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-11 23:05:32 UTC at 23:05
October 11, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.188, 140.401
100.2 km from Tateyama (62.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 71 km

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4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-11 19:02:26 UTC at 19:02
October 11, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.25, 143.084
65.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (40.2 miles)

Depth: 58 km



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2016-10-10 22:57:38 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 124 km depth
Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-10 22:57:38 UTC at 22:57
October 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.34, 141.139
78.2 km from Nemuro (48.2 miles)

Coast Of Hokkaido, Japan

Depth: 124 km

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2016-10-10 16:00:42 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 48 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-10 16:00:42 UTC at 16:00
October 10, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.872, 141.806
74.2 km from Ishinomaki (46.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 48 km

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2016-10-08 18:36:28 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 115 km depth
Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-08 18:36:28 UTC at 18:36
October 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.864, 144.047
28.2 km from Kushiro (17.2 miles)

Depth: 115 km

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2016-10-08 18:28:28 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 60 km depth
Ishikawa, Okinawa, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-08 18:28:28 UTC at 18:28
October 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.646, 127.531
40.2 km from Ishikawa (25.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 60 km

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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-07 00:14:21 UTC at 00:14
October 07, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.002, 142.527
39.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (24.2 miles)

Depth: 58 km

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5.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-06 15:51:59 UTC at 15:51
October 06, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 22.627, 121.435
33.2 km from Taitung City (20.2 miles)

Depth: 14 km

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2016-10-05 21:26:33 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-05 21:26:33 UTC at 21:26
October 05, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.693, 141.914
151.2 km from Hasaki (94.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-10-04 12:17:45 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 22 km depth
Katsuura, Chiba, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-04 12:17:45 UTC at 12:17
October 04, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.671, 141.468
117.2 km from Katsuura (73.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 22 km

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2016-10-04 12:13:51 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ōhara, Chiba, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-04 12:13:51 UTC at 12:13
October 04, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.731, 141.427
111.2 km from Ōhara (69.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

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4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-03 08:48:25 UTC at 08:48
October 03, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.928, 142.422
45.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (28.2 miles)

Depth: 64 km



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2016-10-02 23:54:34 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-02 23:54:34 UTC at 23:54
October 02, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.707, 142.082
160.2 km from Hasaki (99.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 33 km

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2016-10-01 11:03:45 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Ōhara, Chiba, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-01 11:03:45 UTC at 11:03
October 01, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.682, 141.697
135.2 km from Ōhara (84.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-10-01 09:40:23 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Ōhara, Chiba, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-10-01 09:40:23 UTC at 09:40
October 01, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.743, 141.623
126.2 km from Ōhara (78.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-09-29 23:21:01 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Katsuura, Chiba, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-29 23:21:01 UTC at 23:21
September 29, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.517, 141.741
147.2 km from Katsuura (91.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-09-29 11:57:36 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 9 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-29 11:57:36 UTC at 11:57
September 29, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.494, 141.756
66.2 km from Namie (41.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 9 km

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2016-09-28 16:32:57 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 43 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-28 16:32:57 UTC at 16:32
September 28, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.999, 148.44
139.2 km from Shikotan (86.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 43 km

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2016-09-28 09:38:12 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 91 km depth
Yonakuni, Okinawa, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-28 09:38:12 UTC at 09:38
September 28, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.474, 122.761
24.2 km from Yonakuni (15.2 miles)

Depth: 91 km

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2016-09-27 19:22:25 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 24 km depth
Ōhara, Chiba, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-27 19:22:25 UTC at 19:22
September 27, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.637, 141.641
132.2 km from Ōhara (82.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 24 km

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2016-09-26 21:29:18 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Katsuura, Chiba, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-26 21:29:18 UTC at 21:29
September 26, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.538, 141.72
145.2 km from Katsuura (90.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2016-09-26 18:52:27 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 58 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-26 18:52:27 UTC at 18:52
September 26, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.226, 147.016
67.2 km from Kuril’sk (42.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 58 km