Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 4 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 14 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 59 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 779 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

2011-03-11 05:55:45 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 35 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan
2011-03-11 05:54:31 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 32 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan
2011-03-11 05:46:24 UTC 9.0 magnitude, 29 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan
2011-03-09 21:24:01 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 15 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan
2011-03-09 21:22:17 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 23 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan
2011-03-09 18:16:16 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 22 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan
2011-03-09 02:45:20 UTC 7.3 magnitude, 32 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan
2010-10-04 13:28:38 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 32 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan
2010-07-04 21:55:51 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 27 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan
2010-06-18 02:23:05 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 28 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan
2009-08-17 10:10:56 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan
2009-08-17 00:05:49 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 20 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan
2009-08-12 22:48:51 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 53 km depth
Shimoda, Shizuoka, Japan
2009-08-10 20:07:09 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 40 km depth
Sagara, Shizuoka, Japan
2009-08-09 10:55:55 UTC 7.1 magnitude, 292 km depth
Ōyama, Shizuoka, Japan
2009-08-05 00:17:58 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 25 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan
2009-07-13 18:05:01 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 17 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan
2009-07-06 22:34:05 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 7 km depth
Itoman, Okinawa, Japan
2009-04-18 19:17:58 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 35 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan