Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 1 earthquake in the past 24 hours
  • 13 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 54 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 652 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

2011-03-11 06:15:40 UTC 7.9 magnitude, 42 km depth
Ōarai, Ibaraki, Japan
2011-03-11 06:15:23 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan
2011-03-11 06:13:01 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 40 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan
2011-03-11 06:12:36 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 25 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan
2011-03-11 06:08:29 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 2 km depth
Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan
2011-03-11 06:07:20 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 32 km depth
Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki, Japan
2011-03-11 06:06:13 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 42 km depth
Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan
2011-03-11 06:00:39 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 40 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan
2011-03-11 05:58:07 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 50 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, 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
2010-04-26 02:59:52 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 22 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan
2010-03-14 08:08:03 UTC 6.5 magnitude, 32 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan
2010-02-07 06:10:00 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 21 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan
2009-12-19 13:02:15 UTC 6.4 magnitude, 43 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan
2009-10-30 07:03:39 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 34 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan
2009-10-03 17:36:06 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 28 km depth
Hualian, Taiwan, Taiwan
2009-09-03 13:26:17 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 163 km depth
Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan
2009-08-17 10:10:56 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 15 km depth
Ishigaki, Okinawa, Japan