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Past earthquakes near Niigata, Niigata Shi, Japan: 2020

Updated Oct 27, 2021 17:35 GMT -
During 2020, Niigata was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.1, 3 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 1 quake of magnitude 3.5, and 1 quake of magnitude 2.8.
Biggest quake: 5.1 quake Uonuma Shi, 14 km south of Tochio-honchō, Nagaoka Shi, Niigata, Japan, August, 6 2020 03:06 GMT
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Date and timeMag
Depth
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Sunday, December 20, 2020 12:21 GMT (1 earthquake)
Dec 20, 2020 9:21 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 20, 2020 12:21 GMT)
2.8

175 km
37 km (23 mi)Higashikambara-gun, Niigata, 26 km northwest of Kitakata, Fukushima, Japan MoreMap
Sunday, November 22, 2020 17:57 GMT (1 earthquake)
Nov 23, 2020 2:57 am (GMT +9) (Nov 22, 2020 17:57 GMT)
4.5

171 km
50 km (31 mi)1.8 km east of Tochio-honchō, Nagaoka, Niigata, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
Thursday, August 6, 2020 03:06 GMT (1 earthquake)
Aug 6, 2020 03:06 GMT
5.1

182 km
52 km (32 mi)Uonuma Shi, 14 km south of Tochio-honchō, Nagaoka Shi, Niigata, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
Saturday, July 25, 2020 10:39 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jul 25, 2020 10:39 GMT
4.2

37 km
13 km (8.1 mi)63 km east of Niigata, Japan MoreMap
Saturday, June 27, 2020 07:08 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jun 27, 2020 07:08 GMT
4.4

203 km
85 km (53 mi)45 km southwest of Niigata, Japan MoreMap
Sunday, January 19, 2020 08:00 GMT (1 earthquake)
Jan 19, 2020 08:00 GMT
3.5

10 km
93 km (58 mi)Japan Sea, 39 km north of Kashiwazaki, Niigata, Japan MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.6 x 1012 joules (990 megawatt hours, equivalent to 851 tons of TNT) More info

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