Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 2 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 9 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 45 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 399 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

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5.0 magnitude earthquake

Today 2018-01-15 20:41:39 UTC at 20:41
January 15, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.575, 131.966
92.2 km from Nishinoomote (57.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 19 km

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2018-01-11 00:43:40 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2018-01-11 00:43:40 UTC at 00:43
January 11, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 23.731, 126.715
186.2 km from Hirara (115.2 miles)

Southeast Of Ryukyu Islands

Depth: 10 km

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2018-01-09 22:30:18 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 14 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2018-01-09 22:30:18 UTC at 22:30
January 09, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.348, 141.3
60.2 km from Hasaki (37.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 14 km

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2017-12-31 03:48:57 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 165 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-31 03:48:57 UTC at 03:48
December 31, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 29.676, 129.306
146.2 km from Naze (90.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 165 km

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5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-28 21:14:53 UTC at 21:14
December 28, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.653, 143.707
134.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (83.2 miles)

Depth: 34 km

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5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-21 03:40:57 UTC at 03:40
December 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.672, 132.022
98.2 km from Nishinoomote (60.2 miles)

Southeast Of Shikoku, Japan

Depth: 30 km

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5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-20 14:45:00 UTC at 14:45
December 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.726, 131.958
91.2 km from Nishinoomote (57.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 16 km

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5.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-20 13:40:54 UTC at 13:40
December 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.625, 132.068
103.2 km from Nishinoomote (64.2 miles)

Southeast Of Shikoku, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-18 23:28:28 UTC at 23:28
December 18, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.686, 132.05
100.2 km from Nishinoomote (62.2 miles)

Southeast Of Shikoku, Japan

Depth: 7 km

J
2017-12-15 17:58:42 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 35 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-15 17:58:42 UTC at 17:58
December 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.688, 141.984
7.2 km from Miyako (4.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km



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2017-12-05 15:13:49 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 3 km depth
Hotaka, Nagano, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-12-05 15:13:49 UTC at 15:13
December 05, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.388, 137.953
8.2 km from Hotaka (5.2 miles)

Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 3 km

B
2017-11-29 22:32:23 UTC 5.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

5.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-11-29 22:32:23 UTC at 22:32
November 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.189, 146.28
125.2 km from Kuril’sk (78.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 10 km

C
2017-11-23 18:02:35 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-11-23 18:02:35 UTC at 18:02
November 23, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.145, 130.375
156.2 km from Naze (97.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

D
2017-11-16 09:43:35 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 70 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-11-16 09:43:35 UTC at 09:43
November 16, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.186, 140.547
312.2 km from Shimoda (194.2 miles)

Izu Islands, Japan

Depth: 70 km

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2017-11-12 22:24:07 UTC 5.8 magnitude, 9 km depth
Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan

5.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-11-12 22:24:07 UTC at 22:24
November 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.056, 144.89
295.2 km from Kamaishi (183.2 miles)

East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 9 km

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2017-11-09 07:42:12 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 20 km depth
Katsuura, Chiba, Japan

6.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-11-09 07:42:12 UTC at 07:42
November 09, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.536, 141.447
307.2 km from Katsuura (191.2 miles)

Izu Islands, Japan

Depth: 20 km

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2017-11-03 03:45:11 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 50 km depth
Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-11-03 03:45:11 UTC at 03:45
November 03, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.561, 143.894
60.2 km from Kushiro (37.2 miles)

Depth: 50 km

H
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

J
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

J

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