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Past earthquakes in or near Murakami Shi, Niigata, Japan: 2020

Updated Sep 23, 2021 21:19 GMT -
During 2020, Murakami Shi was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.2, 4 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 3 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 4.2 quake 63 km east of Niigata, Japan, July, 25 2020 10:39 GMT
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Date and timeMag
Depth
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Tuesday, December 22, 2020 09:01 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Dec 22, 2020 6:01 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 22, 2020 09:01 GMT)
2.6

7.8 km
18 km (11 mi)Fukushima, 16 km south of Yonezawa, Yamagata, Japan MoreMap
Dec 22, 2020 5:59 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 22, 2020 08:59 GMT)
2.6

7.9 km
18 km (11 mi)Fukushima, 17 km south of Yonezawa, Yamagata, Japan MoreMap
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
Saturday, December 19, 2020 11:00 GMT (2 earthquakes)
Dec 19, 2020 8:00 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 19, 2020 11:00 GMT)
3.2

131 km
17 km (10.6 mi)2.7 km south of ShinjŨ, Yamagata, Japan MoreMap
Dec 19, 2020 6:25 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 19, 2020 09:25 GMT)
3.3

104 km
6 km (3.7 mi)Katta-gun, 17 km northwest of Shiroishi, Miyagi, Japan MoreMap
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
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 03:33 GMT (1 earthquake)
Mar 3, 2020 03:33 GMT
3.5

10 km
55 km (34 mi)Japan Sea, 39 km west of Tsuruoka, Yamagata, Japan MoreMap
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 19:14 GMT (1 earthquake)
Feb 11, 2020 19:14 GMT
3.9

120 km
9 km (5.6 mi)24 km west of Fukushima, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.9 x 1011 joules (53.7 megawatt hours, equivalent to 46.2 tons of TNT) More info

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