Japan has had: (M1.5 or greater)

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

The largest earthquake in Japan:

Japan
Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


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2017-05-02 10:29:21 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 72 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-05-02 10:29:21 UTC at 10:29
May 02, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.564, 141.954
68.2 km from Mutsu (42.2 miles)

Depth: 72 km

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4.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-30 18:49:45 UTC at 18:49
April 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.73, 131.387
37.2 km from Nishinoomote (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 36 km

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5.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-30 14:42:35 UTC at 14:42
April 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.295, 142.988
56.2 km from Shizunai-furukawachō (34.2 miles)

Depth: 60 km

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2017-04-30 10:30:32 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 57 km depth
Yachimata, Chiba, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-30 10:30:32 UTC at 10:30
April 30, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.608, 140.255
7.2 km from Yachimata (4.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 57 km

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5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 20:22:58 UTC at 20:22
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.772, 131.396
38.2 km from Nishinoomote (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 12 km

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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 19:40:48 UTC at 19:40
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.778, 131.398
38.2 km from Nishinoomote (23.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 13:40:33 UTC at 13:40
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.735, 131.343
32.2 km from Nishinoomote (20.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 28 km

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5.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 12:32:32 UTC at 12:32
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.813, 131.429
42.2 km from Nishinoomote (26.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 21 km

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2017-04-29 08:36:25 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Itoman, Okinawa, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-29 08:36:25 UTC at 08:36
April 29, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 24.842, 127.911
144.2 km from Itoman (89.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-04-24 13:58:22 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 40 km depth
Mori, Shizuoka, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-24 13:58:22 UTC at 13:58
April 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.85, 137.848
7.2 km from Mori (4.2 miles)

Near S. Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 40 km



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2017-04-24 07:14:09 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 122 km depth
Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-24 07:14:09 UTC at 07:14
April 24, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.393, 141.814
32.2 km from Tomakomai (19.2 miles)

Depth: 122 km

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2017-04-23 10:09:18 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 38 km depth
Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-23 10:09:18 UTC at 10:09
April 23, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.205, 141.215
34.2 km from Iwaki (21.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 38 km

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2017-04-23 06:37:08 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Shebunino, Sakhalin, Russia

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-23 06:37:08 UTC at 06:37
April 23, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 46.198, 142.159
34.2 km from Shebunino (21.2 miles)

Depth: 10 km

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2017-04-21 14:18:49 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 114 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-21 14:18:49 UTC at 14:18
April 21, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.615, 147.484
74.2 km from Kuril’sk (46.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 114 km

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2017-04-20 11:41:26 UTC 5.5 magnitude, 60 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-20 11:41:26 UTC at 11:41
April 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 44.428, 148.731
111.2 km from Kuril’sk (69.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 60 km

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2017-04-19 19:46:08 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-19 19:46:08 UTC at 19:46
April 19, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.798, 140.605
12.2 km from Kitaibaraki (8.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-04-19 17:15:34 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 38 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-19 17:15:34 UTC at 17:15
April 19, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.334, 141.808
73.2 km from Namie (45.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 38 km

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2017-04-19 17:13:44 UTC 4.6 magnitude, 22 km depth
Takahagi, Ibaraki, Japan

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-19 17:13:44 UTC at 17:13
April 19, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.776, 140.635
9.2 km from Takahagi (6.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 22 km

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2017-04-19 15:16:01 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 13 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-19 15:16:01 UTC at 15:16
April 19, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.334, 129.58
114.2 km from Naze (71.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 13 km

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2017-04-17 18:57:27 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 11 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-17 18:57:27 UTC at 18:57
April 17, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.738, 130.266
103.2 km from Naze (64.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 11 km



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2017-04-17 17:39:01 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 76 km depth
Katsuura, Chiba, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-17 17:39:01 UTC at 17:39
April 17, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 34.58, 140.401
62.2 km from Katsuura (39.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 76 km

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2017-04-17 07:04:37 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 10 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-17 07:04:37 UTC at 07:04
April 17, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 27.704, 130.229
103.2 km from Naze (64.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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2017-04-15 19:24:01 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 39 km depth
Mutsu, Aomori, Japan

4.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-15 19:24:01 UTC at 19:24
April 15, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 41.2, 142.527
110.2 km from Mutsu (68.2 miles)

Depth: 39 km

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2017-04-14 15:46:11 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 66 km depth
Chiba, Chiba, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-14 15:46:11 UTC at 15:46
April 14, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 35.595, 140.153
3.2 km from Chiba (2.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 66 km

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2017-04-13 19:41:12 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 180 km depth
Keelung, Taiwan, Taiwan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-13 19:41:12 UTC at 19:41
April 13, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 25.168, 122.412
67.2 km from Keelung (42.2 miles)

Depth: 180 km

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2017-04-12 13:55:41 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 33 km depth
Naze, Kagoshima, Japan

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-12 13:55:41 UTC at 13:55
April 12, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 28.717, 130.208
80.2 km from Naze (50.2 miles)

Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Depth: 33 km

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2017-04-11 18:10:49 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 65 km depth
Ishioka, Ibaraki, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-11 18:10:49 UTC at 18:10
April 11, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.161, 140.196
8.2 km from Ishioka (5.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 65 km

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2017-04-09 18:10:39 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 51 km depth
Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-09 18:10:39 UTC at 18:10
April 09, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.301, 141.888
52.2 km from Ishinomaki (32.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 51 km

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2017-04-08 22:20:14 UTC 4.8 magnitude, 42 km depth
Namie, Fukushima, Japan

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-08 22:20:14 UTC at 22:20
April 08, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 37.541, 141.505
45.2 km from Namie (28.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 42 km

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2017-04-07 14:01:40 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 138 km depth
Kuril’sk, Hokkaido, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-04-07 14:01:40 UTC at 14:01
April 07, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 45.158, 147.157
57.2 km from Kuril’sk (35.2 miles)

Kuril Islands

Depth: 138 km