Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 5 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 30 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 762 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

2003-07-25 22:13:00 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 6 km depth
Kogota, Miyagi, Japan
2003-06-10 08:40:30 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 44 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan
2003-05-26 09:24:33 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 68 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan
2003-04-29 13:53:17 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 62 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia
2002-11-17 04:53:53 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 459 km depth
Dolinsk, Sakhalin, Russia
2002-11-03 03:37:42 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 39 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan
2002-10-19 12:09:05 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan
2002-10-14 14:12:43 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 61 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan
2002-08-24 18:40:53 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 42 km depth
Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan
2002-05-28 16:45:17 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan
2002-05-15 03:46:05 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Yilan, Taiwan, Taiwan
2002-03-26 03:45:48 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 33 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan
2001-12-18 04:02:58 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 14 km depth
Yonakuni, Okinawa, Japan
2001-12-08 20:29:34 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 33 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan
2001-12-02 13:01:53 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 123 km depth
Hanamaki, Iwate, Japan
2001-08-13 20:11:23 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 38 km depth
Misawa, Aomori, Japan
2001-06-24 13:18:51 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan
2001-05-25 00:40:50 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan
2001-04-26 17:48:57 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 86 km depth
Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan
2001-03-24 06:27:53 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 50 km depth
Kure, Hiroshima, Japan
2001-03-24 06:27:00 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 42 km depth
Kure, Hiroshima, Japan
2001-03-23 11:30:10 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Shikotan, Sakhalin, Russia
2001-02-26 05:58:22 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 392 km depth
Korsakov, Sakhalin, Russia
2000-12-22 10:13:01 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 140 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan
2000-11-13 15:57:21 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 33 km depth
Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan
2000-10-06 04:30:19 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Matsue, Shimane, Japan
2000-10-03 04:13:30 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 33 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan
2000-08-04 21:13:02 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Uglegorsk, Sakhalin, Russia
2000-07-30 12:25:45 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan