Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 98 km southeast of Miyanoura, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima, Japan, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:23 pm (GMT +9) -

Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 98 km southeast of Miyanoura, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima, Japan, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:23 pm (GMT +9) Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 98 km southeast of Miyanoura, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima, Japan, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:23 pm (GMT +9)

Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 42 km depth

23 Jun 11:34 UTC: First to report: NIED after 10 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 23, 2022 11:23:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 8:23 pm (GMT +9)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.5
Depth41.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude29.72°N / 131.171°E (Philippine Sea, Japan)
Antipode29.72°S / 48.829°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Nearest volcanoKuchinoerabu-jima (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities90 km (56 mi) SE of Koseda (pop: 2,350) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
95 km (59 mi) SE of Kurio (pop: 1,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
98 km (61 mi) SE of Miyanoura (Kumage District) (pop: 6,540) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
114 km (71 mi) S of Nishinoomote (pop: 17,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
176 km (109 mi) SSE of Ibusuki (pop: 29,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
188 km (117 mi) S of Kanoya (pop: 82,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
191 km (118 mi) SSE of Makurazaki (pop: 25,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
223 km (138 mi) NE of Naze (pop: 41,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
123 km (77 mi) SE of Kuchinoerabu-jima Island (pop: 147) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 26.8°C (80 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SW
Estimated seismic energy released1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.542 kmJapan: NEAR AMAMI-OSHIMA ISLANDNIED

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Jun 15, 1911 14:25
111 years ago
7.9

100 km
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Feb 26, 1961 18:10
61 years ago
7.5

35 km
226km / 141mi21 km S of Miyazaki, JapanMore
Jun 16, 1938 02:15
84 years ago
7.5

20 km
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Nov 2, 1931 10:03
91 years ago
7.5

35 km
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Oct 18, 1995 10:37
27 years ago
7.1

28 km
222km / 138mi83 km SE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 18, 1961 14:03
61 years ago
7.0

31 km
50km / 31mi133 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 13, 1923 11:13
99 years ago
7.0

35 km
139km / 86mi27 km N of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Nov 5, 1923 21:28
99 years ago
6.9

35 km
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Oct 30, 2009 07:03
13 years ago
6.8

34 km
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Oct 19, 1995 02:41
27 years ago
6.8

20 km
206km / 128mi72 km SE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Mar 21, 1942 23:20
80 years ago
6.8

25 km
70km / 43mi269 km S of Kagoshima, JapanMore
Nov 3, 1923 16:19
99 years ago
6.8

35 km
142km / 88mi84 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Dec 2, 1996 22:17
26 years ago
6.7

49 km
231km / 143mi24 km E of Miyakonojō, Miyazaki, JapanMore
Oct 19, 1996 14:44
26 years ago
6.7

22 km
242km / 151mi6 km SE of Miyazaki, JapanMore
May 14, 1968 14:05
54 years ago
6.7

160 km
168km / 105miKo-gaja-shima, 210 km SW of Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 5, 1951 16:57
71 years ago
6.7

35 km
15km / 10mi108 km S of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
May 9, 1948 02:09
74 years ago
6.7

25 km
208km / 130mi26 km E of Nichinan, Miyazaki, JapanMore
May 21, 1929 16:35
93 years ago
6.7

35 km
237km / 147mi18 km SE of Miyazaki, JapanMore
Oct 18, 1996 10:50
26 years ago
6.6

10 km
95km / 59mi20 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
May 18, 1960 06:35
62 years ago
6.5

59 km
128km / 79mi57 km SE of Suwanose-jima Island, JapanMore
Jan 5, 1937 21:38
86 years ago
6.5

20 km
191km / 119mi136 km SE of Miyazaki, JapanMore
Oct 26, 1934 17:11
88 years ago
6.5

20 km
69km / 43mi216 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 6, 2000 14:57
22 years ago
6.4

33 km
41km / 25mi225 km S of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jan 24, 1999 00:37
23 years ago
6.4

33 km
100km / 62mi15 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Aug 17, 1963 11:12
59 years ago
6.4

35 km
89km / 55mi28 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 28, 1925 06:14
97 years ago
6.4

35 km
162km / 101mi65 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jan 8, 2019 12:39
3 years ago
6.3

25 km
98km / 61miPhilippine Sea, 17 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jan 17, 1997 15:53
25 years ago
6.3

33 km
155km / 97mi68 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Oct 19, 1995 00:32
27 years ago
6.3

33 km
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Mar 24, 1986 02:01
36 years ago
6.3

26 km
173km / 108mi55 km E of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
May 23, 1978 07:50
44 years ago
6.3

161 km
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Dec 14, 1976 16:06
46 years ago
6.3

41 km
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Dec 31, 1969 19:01
53 years ago
6.3

25 km
243km / 151mi44 km NW of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Mar 28, 1955 09:12
67 years ago
6.3

51 km
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May 9, 2019 23:48
3 years ago
6.2

10 km
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Nov 13, 2015 21:17
7 years ago
6.2

10 km
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Sep 3, 2009 13:26
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6.2

163 km
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Nov 17, 2006 18:03
16 years ago
6.2

22 km
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Dec 8, 2001 20:29
21 years ago
6.2

33 km
225km / 140mi16 km SE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Sep 2, 1972 01:49
50 years ago
6.2

52 km
72km / 45mi237 km S of Kagoshima, JapanMore
May 26, 1971 06:13
51 years ago
6.2

51 km
181km / 112mi65 km S of Miyazaki, JapanMore
Jan 8, 2019 12:39
3 years ago
6.1

10 km
99km / 62mi15 km S of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Nov 13, 2015 20:51
7 years ago
6.1

25 km
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Nov 21, 2005 15:36
17 years ago
6.1

145 km
183km / 114mi41 km SW of Makurazaki, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 15, 2000 11:10
22 years ago
6.1

10 km
96km / 60mi253 km SE of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
May 13, 1997 05:38
25 years ago
6.1

33 km
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Mar 26, 1997 08:31
25 years ago
6.1

10 km
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Oct 18, 1995 23:25
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6.1

28 km
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28 years ago
6.1

34 km
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Feb 17, 1990 02:28
32 years ago
6.1

66 km
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51 years ago
6.1

30 km
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6.0

7 km
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May 3, 2020 11:54
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6.0

10 km
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6.0

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Jun 25, 2000 06:34
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6.0

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Dec 16, 1998 00:18
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6.0

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34 years ago
6.0

39 km
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Jun 21, 1972 15:29
50 years ago
6.0

40 km
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May 29, 1971 08:52
51 years ago
6.0

35 km
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Apr 9, 2011 12:57
11 years ago
5.9

11 km
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Dec 3, 2005 16:10
17 years ago
5.9

26 km
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Apr 29, 1999 07:46
23 years ago
5.9

33 km
95km / 59mi281 km S of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jan 3, 1989 04:41
34 years ago
5.9

40 km
36km / 23mi145 km S of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jan 23, 1984 07:34
38 years ago
5.9

44 km
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Feb 18, 1981 15:48
41 years ago
5.9

34 km
102km / 64mi59 km SE of Suwanose-jima Island, JapanMore
Feb 22, 1978 18:00
44 years ago
5.9

60 km
75km / 46mi149 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Mar 23, 1973 19:42
49 years ago
5.9

34 km
89km / 55mi136 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jan 10, 1969 03:20
54 years ago
5.9

25 km
102km / 63mi131 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Nov 18, 1956 21:22
66 years ago
5.9

35 km
151km / 94mi72 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 19, 1954 01:56
68 years ago
5.9

45 km
96km / 60mi73 km SE of Suwanose-jima Island, JapanMore
Jan 6, 1975 19:09
48 years ago
5.8

41 km
97km / 60mi75 km SE of Suwanose-jima Island, JapanMore
Oct 30, 1974 16:07
48 years ago
5.8

33 km
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Sep 17, 1969 18:51
53 years ago
5.8

35 km
146km / 91mi52 km SE of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 18, 1963 04:02
59 years ago
5.8

30 km
148km / 92mi76 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 21, 1961 18:50
61 years ago
5.8

20 km
61km / 38mi124 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 19, 1961 11:58
61 years ago
5.8

20 km
34km / 21mi131 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Dec 10, 2006 15:28
16 years ago
5.7

35 km
63km / 39mi74 km S of Miyanoura, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Dec 29, 2004 13:20
18 years ago
5.7

38 km
114km / 71mi112 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Aug 7, 2000 05:23
22 years ago
5.7

33 km
77km / 48mi265 km S of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Sep 9, 1996 04:34
26 years ago
5.7

33 km
90km / 56mi42 km SW of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Aug 16, 1994 04:46
28 years ago
5.7

39 km
103km / 64mi55 km SE of Suwanose-jima Island, JapanMore
Apr 23, 1992 12:21
30 years ago
5.7

40 km
37km / 23mi149 km S of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 15, 1987 04:13
35 years ago
5.7

51 km
78km / 49mi145 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Mar 28, 1987 11:26
35 years ago
5.7

40 km
105km / 66mi32 km E of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 2, 1986 03:56
36 years ago
5.7

54 km
56km / 35mi110 km S of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 5, 1982 08:56
40 years ago
5.7

116 km
158km / 98mi57 km SW of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 28, 1969 13:03
53 years ago
5.7

20 km
169km / 105mi135 km SE of Nichinan, Miyazaki, JapanMore
Nov 26, 1967 00:08
55 years ago
5.7

35 km
161km / 100mi68 km E of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Sep 30, 1967 07:57
55 years ago
5.7

30 km
144km / 89mi82 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 21, 1961 22:39
61 years ago
5.7

20 km
64km / 40mi123 km SE of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 25, 1959 13:37
63 years ago
5.7

35 km
59km / 37mi58 km S of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
May 15, 2019 05:24
3 years ago
5.6

42 km
52km / 33miPhilippine Sea, 74 km S of Miyanoura, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jul 9, 2012 19:25
10 years ago
5.6

39 km
110km / 69miEast China Sea, 128 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Sep 27, 1993 04:43
29 years ago
5.6

38 km
140km / 87mi144 km SE of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Aug 2, 1993 03:13
29 years ago
5.6

33 km
126km / 78mi82 km SE of Kanoya, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Apr 12, 1992 18:37
30 years ago
5.6

39 km
32km / 20mi141 km S of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Apr 30, 1986 23:14
36 years ago
5.6

44 km
157km / 98mi67 km NE of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, JapanMore
Jun 17, 1985 19:12
37 years ago
5.6

26 km
158km / 98mi224 km SE of Miyakonojō, Miyazaki, JapanMore
Feb 27, 1980 06:24
42 years ago
5.6

35 km
69km / 43mi244 km S of Kagoshima, JapanMore
Nov 27, 1971 13:45
51 years ago
5.6

54 km
103km / 64mi73 km SE of Suwanose-jima Island, JapanMore
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