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
  • 778 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Japan:

2009-04-07 04:23:33 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 31 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan
2008-12-20 10:29:23 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 19 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan
2008-09-11 00:20:50 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 25 km depth
Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
2008-07-23 15:26:19 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 108 km depth
Morioka, Iwate, Japan
2008-07-23 15:26:00 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 108 km depth
Morioka, Iwate, Japan
2008-07-21 11:30:29 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 22 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan
2008-07-19 02:39:28 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 22 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan
2008-07-08 07:42:10 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 43 km depth
Nago, Okinawa, Japan
2008-06-29 20:53:04 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 326 km depth
Terney, Primorskiy, Russia
2008-06-13 23:43:45 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 7 km depth
Mizusawa, Iwate, Japan
2008-06-13 23:43:00 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 7 km depth
Mizusawa, Iwate, Japan
2008-05-07 16:45:18 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 27 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan
2008-05-07 16:45:00 UTC 6.9 magnitude, 27 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan
2008-05-07 16:16:36 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 23 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan
2008-05-07 16:02:02 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 19 km depth
Hasaki, Chiba, Japan
2007-12-25 14:04:34 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 48 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan
2007-09-06 17:51:26 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 53 km depth
Yilan, Taiwan, Taiwan
2007-09-03 16:14:53 UTC 6.2 magnitude, 94 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan
2007-08-07 00:02:24 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 18 km depth
Nago, Okinawa, Japan
2007-07-16 14:17:37 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 350 km depth
Mikuni, Fukui, Japan
2007-07-16 01:13:22 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 12 km depth
Kashiwazaki, Niigata, Japan
2007-07-16 01:13:00 UTC 6.6 magnitude, 12 km depth
Kashiwazaki, Niigata, Japan
2007-04-20 02:23:34 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 11 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan
2007-04-20 01:45:56 UTC 6.3 magnitude, 9 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan
2007-04-20 00:26:40 UTC 6.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hirara, Okinawa, Japan
2007-03-25 00:41:57 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 8 km depth
Nanao, Ishikawa, Japan
2007-03-25 00:41:00 UTC 6.7 magnitude, 8 km depth
Nanao, Ishikawa, Japan