South Korea has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes today
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 4 earthquakes in the past month
  • 8 earthquakes in the past year

The largest earthquake in South Korea:

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1911-06-15 14:25:53 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 100 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

7.9 magnitude earthquake

1911-06-15 14:25:53 UTC at 14:25
June 15, 1911 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.049, 128.778
102.2 km from Naze (63.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 100 km

B
1940-08-13 15:36:47 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hiratachō, Shimane, Japan

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1940-08-13 15:36:47 UTC at 15:36
August 13, 1940 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.019, 132.276
81.2 km from Hiratachō (50.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 10 km

C

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1960-10-08 05:53:06 UTC at 05:53
October 08, 1960 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.09, 129.89
108.2 km from Kilju (67.2 miles)

Depth: 607 km

D

6.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-13 20:51:31 UTC at 20:51
November 13, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.001, 128.873
140.2 km from Makurazaki (87.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 12 km

E

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2005-03-20 01:53:41 UTC at 01:53
March 20, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.807, 130.131
28.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (17.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2005-03-20 01:53:00 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 8 km depth
Shingū, Fukuoka, Japan

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2005-03-20 01:53:00 UTC at 01:53
March 20, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.8, 130.26
18.2 km from Shingū (11.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 8 km

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1944-12-19 14:09:03 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 35 km depth
Langtou, Liaoning, China

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1944-12-19 14:09:03 UTC at 14:09
December 19, 1944 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.887, 124.148
21.2 km from Langtou (13.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

H
1910-01-08 14:49:25 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 20 km depth
Hede, Jiangsu, China

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1910-01-08 14:49:25 UTC at 14:49
January 08, 1910 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.043, 121.976
161.2 km from Hede (100.2 miles)

Yellow Sea

Depth: 20 km

I

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1952-03-19 09:04:18 UTC at 09:04
March 19, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.872, 125.834
3.2 km from Chunghwa (1.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

J
1928-06-03 08:31:03 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Fukuechō, Nagasaki, Japan

6.3 magnitude earthquake

1928-06-03 08:31:03 UTC at 08:31
June 03, 1928 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.639, 128.908
117.2 km from Fukuechō (73.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 10 km



A

6.2 magnitude earthquake

1975-06-29 10:37:41 UTC at 10:37
June 29, 1975 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.759, 129.99
136.2 km from Sokcho (84.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 560 km

B

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1963-09-07 01:16:58 UTC at 01:16
September 07, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.383, 130.538
110.2 km from Heung-hai (68.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 26 km

C

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1963-09-06 06:03:53 UTC at 06:03
September 06, 1963 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.341, 130.665
120.2 km from Heung-hai (75.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 20 km

D
2015-11-14 19:20:21 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kushikino, Kagoshima, Japan

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-11-14 19:20:21 UTC at 19:20
November 14, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.442, 128.843
138.2 km from Kushikino (86.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 10 km

E

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1991-01-28 18:09:25 UTC at 18:09
January 28, 1991 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.573, 129.009
146.2 km from Makurazaki (91.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 33 km

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1996-11-09 13:56:08 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 33 km depth
Huilong, Jiangsu, China

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1996-11-09 13:56:08 UTC at 13:56
November 09, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.612, 123.291
156.2 km from Huilong (97.2 miles)

Coast Of Eastern China

Depth: 33 km

G

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1952-04-23 15:56:40 UTC at 15:56
April 23, 1952 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.596, 125.589
12.2 km from Anak (7.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

H

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2005-04-19 21:11:28 UTC at 21:11
April 19, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.637, 130.179
8.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (5.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 18 km

I

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2005-04-19 21:11:00 UTC at 21:11
April 19, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.637, 130.179
8.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (5.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 18 km

J

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-09-12 11:32:54 UTC at 11:32
September 12, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.769, 129.227
8.2 km from Kyonju (5.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km



A

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2004-05-29 10:14:28 UTC at 10:14
May 29, 2004 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.634, 129.928
77.2 km from Heung-hai (48.2 miles)

Depth: 29 km

B
1981-04-15 02:47:05 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 33 km depth
Nagato, Yamaguchi, Japan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1981-04-15 02:47:05 UTC at 02:47
April 15, 1981 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.806, 130.624
70.2 km from Nagato (43.2 miles)

Korea Strait

Depth: 33 km

C
1994-04-23 03:41:52 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 27 km depth
Gōtsuchō, Shimane, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1994-04-23 03:41:52 UTC at 03:41
April 23, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.873, 131.076
141.2 km from Gōtsuchō (88.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 27 km

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1994-04-21 17:05:37 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 26 km depth
Gōtsuchō, Shimane, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1994-04-21 17:05:37 UTC at 17:05
April 21, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.847, 131.033
142.2 km from Gōtsuchō (88.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 26 km

E

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1994-07-25 17:41:50 UTC at 17:41
July 25, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.015, 124.447
153.2 km from Sinan (95.2 miles)

Yellow Sea

Depth: 10 km

F

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1976-10-06 01:01:11 UTC at 01:01
October 06, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.296, 124.297
173.2 km from Sinan (107.2 miles)

Yellow Sea

Depth: 33 km

G

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1980-09-20 11:07:06 UTC at 11:07
September 20, 1980 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.274, 130.572
152.2 km from Tonghae (94.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 22 km

H

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1982-02-14 14:37:33 UTC at 14:37
February 14, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.269, 125.684
8.2 km from Ayang-ni (5.2 miles)

Depth: 53 km

I

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2014-03-31 19:48:36 UTC at 19:48
March 31, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.953, 124.511
132.2 km from Ongjin (82.2 miles)

Yellow Sea

Depth: 15 km

J

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1982-02-28 15:27:59 UTC at 15:27
February 28, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.993, 129.566
55.2 km from T’aebaek (34.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km