Largest earthquakes in or near Hirosaki, Aomori, Japan, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

Updated Jun 28, 2022 00:36 GMT -
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Quakes since 1900:

  • 5 quakes above magnitude 7
  • 31 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 294 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
Since 1900, Hirosaki has had 5 quakes of magnitude 7.0 or above, 31 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, and 294 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 5.0 | North Pacific Ocean, 98 km SE of Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan -

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.4 | 83 km W of Noshiro, Akita, Japan -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 5 or higher (330 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Jun 10, 2022 11:14 am (GMT +9) (Jun 10, 2022 02:14 GMT)
5.0

64 km
85 km (53 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 98 km southeast of Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
Mar 18, 2022 11:25 pm (GMT +9) (Mar 18, 2022 14:25 GMT)
5.3

35 km
71 km (44 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 54 km southeast of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan 3 reportsMoreMap
Nov 24, 2021 5:06 pm (GMT +9) (Nov 24, 2021 08:06 GMT)
5.2

47 km
109 km (68 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 20 km east of Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan MoreMap
Oct 9, 2021 2:32 pm (GMT +9) (Oct 9, 2021 05:32 GMT)
5.0

66 km
86 km (53 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 96 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan MoreMap
Oct 6, 2021 2:46 am (GMT +9) (Oct 5, 2021 17:46 GMT)
5.7

51 km
110 km (68 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 44 km northeast of Miyako, Iwate, Japan 23 reportsMoreMap
Jul 26, 2021 11:16 am (GMT +9) (Jul 26, 2021 02:16 GMT)
5.6

62 km
19 km (12 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 76 km east of Mutsu, Aomori, Japan 6 reportsMoreMap
Jun 9, 2021 7:34 am (GMT +9) (Jun 8, 2021 22:34 GMT)
5.3

30 km
109 km (68 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 38 km northeast of Miyako, Iwate, Japan 2 reportsMoreMap
Feb 26, 2021 8:31 pm (GMT +9) (Feb 26, 2021 11:31 GMT)
5.0

61 km
114 km (71 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 81 km northeast of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan MoreMap
Dec 12, 2020 4:18 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 12, 2020 07:18 GMT)
5.5

55 km
73 km (45 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 57 km southeast of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan 4 reportsMoreMap
Apr 23, 2020 19:52 GMT
5.2

70 km
68 km (42 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 65 km northeast of Mutsu, Aomori, Japan MoreMap
Mar 28, 2020 00:57 GMT
5.1

60 km
99 km (62 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 34 km south of Shizunai-furukawachō, Japan MoreMap
Dec 19, 2019 06:21 GMT
5.0

53 km
113 km (70 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 45 km east of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
Aug 15, 2019 05:32 GMT
5.2

105 km
44 km (27 mi)28 km north of Misawa, Aomori, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
Jul 1, 2019 00:37 GMT
5.0

60 km
102 km (63 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 87 km east of Mutsu, Aomori, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
Jan 26, 2019 08:23 GMT
5.5

59 km
96 km (60 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 62 km east of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan 4 reportsMoreMap
Jan 18, 2019 20:04 GMT
5.2

60 km
155 km (96 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 82 km northeast of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan 7 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.9 x 1016 joules (8011 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6.9 x 106 tons of TNT or 430.8 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Hirosaki Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Hirosaki?

The last earthquake in Hirosaki occurred 4 weeks ago: Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 98 km southeast of Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan, on Friday, Jun 10, 2022 at 11:14 am (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in Hirosaki since 1900?

Since 1900, Hirosaki, Aomori, Japan had 330 quakes up to magnitude 7.4.

What was the strongest quake in Hirosaki since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Hirosaki since 1900 occurred 39 years ago: Major magnitude 7.4 earthquake - 83 km west of Noshiro, Akita, Japan, on Thursday, May 26, 1983 at 02:59 GMT.

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