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Latest quakes in or near Fukushima, Japan, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 24, 2022 21:08 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 3 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 7 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Fukushima was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.0, 3 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 7 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
A light magnitude 4.0 earthquake occurred in North Pacific Ocean, Japan, 3 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.5 | North Pacific Ocean, 73 km SE of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.0 | North Pacific Ocean, 9 km E of Namie, Futaba-gun, Fukushima, Japan -

Recent quakes above magnitude 2.0 in or near Fukushima, Japan (updated )

Past 24 hours:11 quakes | 7 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:75 quakes | 46 quakes M2+ | 26 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 30 days:311 quakes | 208 quakes M2+ | 92 quakes M3+ | 10 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days:1,819 quakes | 1,156 quakes M2+ | 569 quakes M3+ | 85 quakes M4+ | 7 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+ | 1 quake M7+
Past 365 days:2,935 quakes | 1,869 quakes M2+ | 896 quakes M3+ | 149 quakes M4+ | 19 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+ | 1 quake M7+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (11 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Tuesday, May 24, 2022 GMT (9 quakes)
May 25, 2022 3:46 am (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 18:46 GMT)
2.5

43 km
North Pacific Ocean, 73 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan MoreMap
May 25, 2022 3:04 am (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 18:04 GMT)
4.0

90 km
North Pacific Ocean, 9 km east of Namie, Futaba-gun, Fukushima, Japan
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May 25, 2022 2:53 am (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 17:53 GMT)
3.0

44 km
North Pacific Ocean, 83 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan
I FELT IT
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May 25, 2022 1:55 am (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 16:55 GMT)
2.7

45 km
North Pacific Ocean, 80 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan MoreMap
May 24, 2022 10:24 pm (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 13:24 GMT)
2.7

42 km
North Pacific Ocean, 92 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan MoreMap
May 24, 2022 9:39 pm (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 12:39 GMT)
2.8

76 km
North Pacific Ocean, 49 km east of Hitachi, Ibaraki, Japan MoreMap
May 24, 2022 8:12 pm (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 11:12 GMT)
2.5

42 km
North Pacific Ocean, 44 km east of Mito, Ibaraki, Japan MoreMap
May 24, 2022 5:25 pm (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 08:25 GMT)
2.7

48 km
North Pacific Ocean, 98 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan MoreMap
May 24, 2022 3:41 pm (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 06:41 GMT)
2.6

63 km
North Pacific Ocean, 35 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan MoreMap
Monday, May 23, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
May 24, 2022 7:32 am (GMT +9) (May 23, 2022 22:32 GMT)
3.3

47 km
North Pacific Ocean, 95 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan
I FELT IT
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May 24, 2022 7:03 am (GMT +9) (May 23, 2022 22:03 GMT)
3.4

45 km
North Pacific Ocean, 89 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.3 x 1010 joules (23.1 megawatt hours, equivalent to 19.8 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Fukushima Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Fukushima?

The last earthquake in Fukushima occurred 2 hours and 22 minutes ago: Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 73 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan, on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 3:46 am (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in Fukushima today?

In the past 24 hours, Fukushima, Japan had 11 quakes up to magnitude 4.0.

What was the strongest quake in Fukushima today?

The strongest earthquake in Fukushima today occurred 3 hours ago: Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 9 km east of Namie, Futaba-gun, Fukushima, Japan, on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 3:04 am (GMT +9).

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