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

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A

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

B
1975-06-29 10:37:41 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 560 km depth
Seoul, Seoul, South Korea

6.5 magnitude earthquake

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

Location:
Epicenter at 38.759, 129.99
293.2 km from Seoul (182.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 560 km

C

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

D

5.3 magnitude earthquake

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

Location:
Epicenter at 36.634, 129.927
77.2 km from Heung-hai (48.2 miles)

Depth: 29 km

E
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
143.2 km from Gōtsuchō (88.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 26 km

F
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
142.2 km from Gōtsuchō (88.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 27 km

G
1982-02-14 14:37:33 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 53 km depth
Seoul, Seoul, South Korea

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
139.2 km from Seoul (86.2 miles)

Depth: 53 km

H

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2005-03-22 06:55:35 UTC at 06:55
March 22, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.718, 130.207
17.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (11.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

I
1996-12-13 04:10:16 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Seoul, Seoul, South Korea

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1996-12-13 04:10:16 UTC at 04:10
December 13, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.141, 128.764
163.2 km from Seoul (101.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

J

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2003-03-22 20:38:40 UTC at 20:38
March 22, 2003 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.056, 124.411
157.2 km from Sinan (97.2 miles)

Yellow Sea

Depth: 10 km



A

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2013-04-20 23:21:31 UTC at 23:21
April 20, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.275, 124.427
161.2 km from Sinan (100.2 miles)

Yellow Sea

Depth: 15 km

B

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2005-04-10 11:34:41 UTC at 11:34
April 10, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.655, 130.226
10.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (6.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 23 km

C

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2005-04-20 00:09:46 UTC at 00:09
April 20, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.646, 130.274
11.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (7.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 39 km

D
2007-01-20 11:56:53 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Seoul, Seoul, South Korea

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2007-01-20 11:56:53 UTC at 11:56
January 20, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.594, 128.475
130.2 km from Seoul (80.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

E

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1997-06-25 18:50:21 UTC at 18:50
June 25, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.82, 129.188
3.2 km from Kyonju (2.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

F

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2005-05-01 16:23:57 UTC at 16:23
May 01, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.611, 130.244
6.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (4.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

G
1978-09-15 17:07:05 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 33 km depth
Seoul, Seoul, South Korea

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1978-09-15 17:07:05 UTC at 17:07
September 15, 1978 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.49, 127.877
143.2 km from Seoul (88.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

H

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1985-06-06 21:47:32 UTC at 21:47
June 06, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.187, 131.272
188.2 km from Santyoku (117.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 497 km

I

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1995-11-09 18:30:37 UTC at 18:30
November 09, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.349, 130.179
78.2 km from Heung-hai (48.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 33 km

J

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1987-10-06 14:36:34 UTC at 14:36
October 06, 1987 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.878, 129.835
45.2 km from Pohang (28.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km



A
1994-04-23 04:03:25 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 27 km depth
Gōtsuchō, Shimane, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1994-04-23 04:03:25 UTC at 04:03
April 23, 1994 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.854, 131.09
139.2 km from Gōtsuchō (86.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 27 km

B

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-12-21 19:31:24 UTC at 19:31
December 21, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.063, 126.979
13.2 km from Yŏnmu (8.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

C
1992-11-11 23:02:26 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Dandong, Liaoning, China

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1992-11-11 23:02:26 UTC at 23:02
November 11, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.926, 125.746
177.2 km from Dandong (110.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

D

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2005-03-21 14:59:23 UTC at 14:59
March 21, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.862, 130.021
37.2 km from Maebaru-chūō (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

E

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1995-10-06 12:07:34 UTC at 12:07
October 06, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.306, 129.654
45.2 km from Santyoku (28.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

F

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1996-01-23 20:09:59 UTC at 20:09
January 23, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.547, 129.603
40.2 km from Santyoku (24.2 miles)

Depth: 56 km

G

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1997-06-27 03:11:31 UTC at 03:11
June 27, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.292, 130.447
191.2 km from Iwŏn-ŭp (119.2 miles)

East Sea

Depth: 562 km

H

4.2 magnitude earthquake

1982-06-15 03:14:42 UTC at 03:14
June 15, 1982 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.006, 129.97
148.2 km from Kosong (92.2 miles)

Depth: 590 km

I
1989-05-22 05:59:22 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Seoul, Seoul, South Korea

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1989-05-22 05:59:22 UTC at 05:59
May 22, 1989 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.348, 126.166
113.2 km from Seoul (70.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

J

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1991-01-31 00:08:47 UTC at 00:08
January 31, 1991 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.855, 124.036
189.2 km from Sinan (117.2 miles)

Yellow Sea

Depth: 33 km