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Latest earthquakes in Japan - list and map

Earthquake list: past 7 days (14 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot
Updated: Fri, 20 Apr 14:49 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 20 Apr
Fri, 20 Apr 10:45 UTCM 4.5 / 57 km - [info] (96 km)- 42km SSE of Kushiro, Japan
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 19 Apr
Thu, 19 Apr 13:16 UTCM 4.5 / 45.3 km - [info] (291 km)- 201km ESE of Yamada, Japan
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 19 Apr 11:38 UTCM 4.9 / 50 km - [info] (119 km)Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 19 Apr 02:46 UTCM 4.1 / 20 km - [info] (30 km) TAIWAN
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 18 Apr
Wed, 18 Apr 11:46 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (232 km)Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 17 Apr
Tue, 17 Apr 20:02 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (154 km)- 5km S of Jiayi Shi, Taiwan
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 16 Apr
Mon, 16 Apr 18:09 UTCM 4.8 / 196 km - [info] (44 km)Southeast of Honshu, Japan
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 16 Apr 13:48 UTCM 4.7 / 22 km - [info] (120 km) TAIWAN
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Chihshang Township (Taiwan, Province of China) (27 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Like a train coming then stopped (via EMSC)
Sun, 15 Apr
Sun, 15 Apr 19:51 UTCM 4.3 / 128.5 km - [info] (64 km)- 62km E of Hachijo-jima, Japan
I FELT IT
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USGS
Sun, 15 Apr 15:09 UTCM 4.3 / 31.8 km - [info] (194 km)- 93km E of Yamada, Japan
I FELT IT
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USGS
Sun, 15 Apr 14:11 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info] (135 km) TAIWAN
I FELT IT
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EMSC
Sun, 15 Apr 00:10 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (136 km)Volcano Islands, Japan Region
I FELT IT
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GFZ
Sat, 14 Apr
Sat, 14 Apr 06:13 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (123 km)- 7km SE of Nishio, Japan
I FELT IT
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USGS
Hilton honors hotel Nagoya / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up from afternoon sleep to feel the shakes & saw the movement. I was on the 27th floor.
Nagoya / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Okazaki / MMI IV (Light shaking)
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Fri, 13 Apr
Fri, 13 Apr 18:59 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (78 km)Kuril Islands
I FELT IT
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GFZ
obihiro (237.7 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(83.7 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
 

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