Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 9 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 30 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 412 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

Japan
Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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2017-10-21 15:50:54 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-21 15:50:54 UTC at 15:50
October 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.018, 142.445
148.2 km from Hasaki (92.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-10-19 09:02:01 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-19 09:02:01 UTC at 09:02
October 19, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.321, 131.202
168.2 km from Naze (104.2 miles)

Southeast Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 10 km

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2017-10-14 23:34:09 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 147 km depth
Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-14 23:34:09 UTC at 23:34
October 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.935, 130.271
37.2 km from Makurazaki (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 147 km

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2017-10-12 06:12:39 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 23 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-12 06:12:39 UTC at 06:12
October 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.754, 142.042
108.2 km from Iwaki (67.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 23 km

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2017-10-06 14:56:40 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 47 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-06 14:56:40 UTC at 14:56
October 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.1, 141.197
28.2 km from Iwaki (17.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 47 km

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2017-10-06 07:59:33 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-06 07:59:33 UTC at 07:59
October 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.485, 143.954
255.2 km from Ishinomaki (158.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-09-26 20:22:11 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 36 km depth
Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-09-26 20:22:11 UTC at 20:22
September 26, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.321, 142.406
79.2 km from Hachinohe (49.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

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2017-09-20 16:37:16 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan

6.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-09-20 16:37:16 UTC at 16:37
September 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.982, 144.669
283.2 km from Kamaishi (175.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-09-20 14:29:56 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 22 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-09-20 14:29:56 UTC at 14:29
September 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.293, 121.757
77.2 km from Hualian (48.2 miles)

Depth: 22 km

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2017-09-19 20:18:07 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 35 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-09-19 20:18:07 UTC at 20:18
September 19, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.3, 141.767
70.2 km from Namie (44.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km



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5.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-09-10 08:44:24 UTC at 08:44
September 10, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.76, 142.903
77.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (48.2 miles)

Depth: 42 km

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2017-08-30 22:09:00 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 9 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-08-30 22:09:00 UTC at 22:09
August 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.468, 130.093
60.2 km from Naze (37.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 9 km

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5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-08-27 02:26:03 UTC at 02:26
August 27, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.815, 140.711
4.2 km from Kitaibaraki (2.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 4 km

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2017-08-16 12:51:25 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 196 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-08-16 12:51:25 UTC at 12:51
August 16, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.648, 127.924
155.2 km from Naze (96.2 miles)

Northwest Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 196 km

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5.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-08-12 18:23:43 UTC at 18:23
August 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.016, 131.146
80.2 km from Nishinoomote (50.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 20 km

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2017-08-10 00:36:30 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 59 km depth
Shiroi, Chiba, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-08-10 00:36:30 UTC at 00:36
August 10, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.746, 140.125
7.2 km from Shiroi (4.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 59 km

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2017-08-04 11:19:46 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 67 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-08-04 11:19:46 UTC at 11:19
August 04, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.571, 123.67
55.2 km from Ishigaki (34.2 miles)

Southwestern Ryukyu Island, Japan

Depth: 67 km

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5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-08-01 17:02:05 UTC at 17:02
August 01, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.762, 140.693
6.2 km from Kitaibaraki (4.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 5 km

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2017-07-30 21:00:49 UTC 5.7 magnitude, 86 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

5.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-30 21:00:49 UTC at 21:00
July 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.21, 150.953
263.2 km from Kuril’sk (163.2 miles)

Northwest Of Kuril Islands

Depth: 86 km

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2017-07-26 10:32:57 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-26 10:32:57 UTC at 10:32
July 26, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.92, 130.19
174.2 km from Naze (108.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km



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2017-07-23 15:35:41 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-23 15:35:41 UTC at 15:35
July 23, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 40.05, 143.437
139.2 km from Miyako (86.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-07-20 00:11:25 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 34 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-20 00:11:25 UTC at 00:11
July 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.424, 141.593
52.2 km from Namie (32.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 34 km

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2017-07-19 07:15:27 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 99 km depth
Naha, Okinawa, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-19 07:15:27 UTC at 07:15
July 19, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 26.468, 126.573
114.2 km from Naha (70.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 99 km

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2017-07-11 13:35:57 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 340 km depth
Korsakov, Sakhalin, Russia

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-11 13:35:57 UTC at 13:35
July 11, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.157, 142.945
54.2 km from Korsakov (33.2 miles)

Depth: 340 km

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2017-07-11 02:56:36 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 16 km depth
Tarumizu, Kagoshima, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-11 02:56:36 UTC at 02:56
July 11, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.387, 130.6
14.2 km from Tarumizu (8.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 16 km

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2017-07-07 12:48:36 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 63 km depth
Marumori, Miyagi, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-07 12:48:36 UTC at 12:48
July 07, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.803, 141.112
32.2 km from Marumori (20.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 63 km

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2017-07-06 06:42:26 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-06 06:42:26 UTC at 06:42
July 06, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.327, 143.371
165.2 km from Ōfunato (103.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-07-01 14:45:53 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 34 km depth
Chitose, Hokkaido, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-07-01 14:45:53 UTC at 14:45
July 01, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.821, 141.988
27.2 km from Chitose (17.2 miles)

Depth: 34 km

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2017-06-30 14:04:02 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 99 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-06-30 14:04:02 UTC at 14:04
June 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.485, 125.373
75.2 km from Hirara (47.2 miles)

Northeast Of Taiwan

Depth: 99 km

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2017-06-28 12:07:30 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 49 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-06-28 12:07:30 UTC at 12:07
June 28, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 43.716, 147.974
101.2 km from Shikotan (62.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 49 km