Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 10 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 40 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 508 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:


A
2021-01-18 20:47:32 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 59 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-18 20:47:32 UTC at 20:47
January 18, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.986, 142.038
29.2 km from Ōfunato (18.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 59 km

B
2021-01-18 02:05:54 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 103 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-18 02:05:54 UTC at 02:05
January 18, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.974, 147.822
28.2 km from Kuril’sk (17.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 103 km

C
2021-01-17 01:11:54 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 26 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-17 01:11:54 UTC at 01:11
January 17, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.666, 142.356
138.2 km from Iwaki (85.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 26 km

D
2021-01-16 09:43:14 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 135 km depth
Kitakata, Fukushima, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-16 09:43:14 UTC at 09:43
January 16, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.568, 139.682
18.2 km from Kitakata (11.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 135 km

E
2021-01-16 08:08:36 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 52 km depth
Yamada, Iwate, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-16 08:08:36 UTC at 08:08
January 16, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.575, 142.877
80.2 km from Yamada (50.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 52 km

F
2021-01-15 20:10:13 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 39 km depth
Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-15 20:10:13 UTC at 20:10
January 15, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.164, 144.216
91.2 km from Kushiro (56.2 miles)

Depth: 39 km

G
2021-01-15 13:38:19 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 357 km depth
Toba, Mie, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-15 13:38:19 UTC at 13:38
January 15, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.906, 137.214
72.2 km from Toba (45.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 357 km

H
2021-01-15 08:40:06 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 60 km depth
Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-15 08:40:06 UTC at 08:40
January 15, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.475, 143.246
49.2 km from Obihiro (30.2 miles)

Depth: 60 km

I
2021-01-14 16:28:10 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 119 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-14 16:28:10 UTC at 16:28
January 14, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.404, 124.332
118.2 km from Hirara (73.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 119 km

J
2021-01-14 11:17:04 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 289 km depth
Ōyama, Shizuoka, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-14 11:17:04 UTC at 11:17
January 14, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.189, 138.487
158.2 km from Ōyama (98.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 289 km



A
2021-01-12 08:42:47 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 221 km depth
Yoichi, Hokkaido, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-12 08:42:47 UTC at 08:42
January 12, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.61, 140.045
74.2 km from Yoichi (46.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 221 km

B
2021-01-12 03:56:03 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 304 km depth
Ōyama, Shizuoka, Japan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-12 03:56:03 UTC at 03:56
January 12, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.313, 138.289
145.2 km from Ōyama (90.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 304 km

C
2021-01-12 02:39:43 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 214 km depth
Yoichi, Hokkaido, Japan

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-12 02:39:43 UTC at 02:39
January 12, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.675, 140.017
83.2 km from Yoichi (52.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 214 km

D
2021-01-11 00:24:36 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 147 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-11 00:24:36 UTC at 00:24
January 11, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.737, 124.426
135.2 km from Hirara (84.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 147 km

E
2021-01-10 06:38:19 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 46 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-10 06:38:19 UTC at 06:38
January 10, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.753, 141.739
71.2 km from Namie (44.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 46 km

F
2021-01-10 03:23:28 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 11 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-10 03:23:28 UTC at 03:23
January 10, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.721, 121.552
28.2 km from Hualian (17.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km

G
2021-01-09 11:35:52 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 71 km depth
Yilan, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-09 11:35:52 UTC at 11:35
January 09, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.734, 122.031
28.2 km from Yilan (17.2 miles)

Depth: 71 km

H
2021-01-09 05:36:33 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 32 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-09 05:36:33 UTC at 05:36
January 09, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.85, 142.624
132.2 km from Ishinomaki (82.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 32 km

I
2021-01-08 15:04:44 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 99 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-08 15:04:44 UTC at 15:04
January 08, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.509, 141.373
27.2 km from Mutsu (17.2 miles)

Depth: 99 km

J
2021-01-08 06:04:15 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 365 km depth
Hisai-motomachi, Mie, Japan

4.0 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-08 06:04:15 UTC at 06:04
January 08, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.398, 136.324
32.2 km from Hisai-motomachi (20.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Western Honshu

Depth: 365 km



A
2021-01-06 19:13:28 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 17 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-06 19:13:28 UTC at 19:13
January 06, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.824, 143.345
122.2 km from Miyako (76.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 17 km

B
2021-01-03 14:14:54 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 252 km depth
Iwanai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-03 14:14:54 UTC at 14:14
January 03, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.615, 138.774
157.2 km from Iwanai (98.2 miles)

Eastern East Sea

Depth: 252 km

C

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-03 06:42:30 UTC at 06:42
January 03, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.876, 128.566
85.2 km from Katsuren-haebaru (53.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

D

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-03 05:24:16 UTC at 05:24
January 03, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.94, 128.51
77.2 km from Katsuren-haebaru (47.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

E
2021-01-03 02:50:46 UTC 4.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-03 02:50:46 UTC at 02:50
January 03, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.754, 122.474
91.2 km from Hualian (57.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

F
2021-01-02 13:26:46 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 20 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2021-01-02 13:26:46 UTC at 13:26
January 02, 2021 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.028, 122.318
72.2 km from Hualian (45.2 miles)

Depth: 20 km

G
2020-12-31 16:53:37 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 26 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2020-12-31 16:53:37 UTC at 16:53
December 31, 2020 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.405, 139.257
40.2 km from Shimoda (25.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 26 km

H
2020-12-30 00:35:32 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 83 km depth
Ōmiya, Ibaraki, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2020-12-30 00:35:32 UTC at 00:35
December 30, 2020 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.548, 140.357
5.2 km from Ōmiya (3.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 83 km

I
2020-12-28 19:23:21 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 439 km depth
Shingū, Wakayama, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2020-12-28 19:23:21 UTC at 19:23
December 28, 2020 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 33.145, 135.825
67.2 km from Shingū (41.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Western Honshu

Depth: 439 km

J
2020-12-28 16:15:23 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 54 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2020-12-28 16:15:23 UTC at 16:15
December 28, 2020 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.136, 141.234
32.2 km from Iwaki (20.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 54 km


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