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Latest earthquakes in or near East China Sea, Taiwan, past 30 days

Updated 25 Feb 2021 20:08 GMT -
During the past 30 days, East China Sea was shaken by 3 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 17 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 28 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 42 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 5.3 quake East China Sea, 37 km northwest of Yonaguni Island, Okinawa, Japan, 7 Feb 2021 2:36 am (GMT +9)
Most recent quake: 2.9 quake Izumi-gun, 13 km north of Akune, Kagoshima, Japan, 24 Feb 2021 8:35 am (GMT +9)
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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 2.7 or higher (61 out of 90 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tue, 23 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
24 Feb 2021 8:35 am (GMT +9) (23 Feb 2021 23:35:44 GMT)
2.9

10.7 km
(69 km)Izumi-gun, 13 km north of Akune, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
24 Feb 2021 8:13 am (GMT +9) (23 Feb 2021 23:13:02 GMT)
3.3

59 km
(219 km)Philippines Sea, 2 km southeast of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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Mon, 22 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
23 Feb 2021 6:31 am (GMT +9) (22 Feb 2021 21:31:24 GMT)
2.8

45 km
(94 km)East China Sea, 37 km south of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
23 Feb 2021 12:10 am (GMT +9) (22 Feb 2021 15:10:07 GMT)
3.1

46 km
(95 km)East China Sea, 37 km south of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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22 Feb 2021 4:21 pm (GMT +9) (22 Feb 2021 07:21:00 GMT)
3.3

154 km
Ibusuku (19 km)Minamikyushu Shi, 38 km southwest of Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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Sun, 21 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
22 Feb 2021 6:04 am (GMT +9) (21 Feb 2021 21:04:03 GMT)
3.4

35 km
(76 km)22 km northeast of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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21 Feb 2021 11:27 pm (GMT +9) (21 Feb 2021 14:27:55 GMT)
2.7

10.1 km
(58 km)5.8 km southeast of Akune, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Sat, 20 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
20 Feb 2021 12:26 pm (GMT +9) (20 Feb 2021 03:26:23 GMT)
2.7

12 km
(34 km)7.6 km southwest of Kumamoto, Japan MoreMap
Fri, 19 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
20 Feb 2021 6:03 am (GMT +9) (19 Feb 2021 21:03:03 GMT)
4.1

38 km
(73 km)Ōshima-gun, 10.2 km east of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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20 Feb 2021 12:35 am (GMT +9) (19 Feb 2021 15:35:04 GMT)
3.1

37 km
(73 km)Ōshima-gun, 10.4 km east of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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19 Feb 2021 6:18 pm (GMT +9) (19 Feb 2021 09:18:05 GMT)
4.1

81 km
(209 km)Philippines Sea, 230 km east of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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Thu, 18 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
18 Feb 2021 7:09 pm (GMT +9) (18 Feb 2021 10:09:30 GMT)
4.2

30 km
(125 km)Philippines Sea, 57 km south of Hirara, Miyakojima Shi, Okinawa, Japon 1 reportMoreMap
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
18 Feb 2021 1:46 am (GMT +9) (17 Feb 2021 16:46:30 GMT)
4.0

40 km
(65 km)Ōshima-gun, Kagoshima, 160 km northeast of Naha, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 2:52 pm (GMT +9) (17 Feb 2021 05:52:47 GMT)
3.1
(119 km)Philippines Sea, 68 km east of Miyazaki, Japan MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 12:50 pm (GMT +9) (17 Feb 2021 03:50:04 GMT)
3.4

160 km
Ibusuku (19 km)Minamikyushu Shi, 30 km southwest of Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 12:32 pm (GMT +9) (17 Feb 2021 03:32:18 GMT)
3.8

8 km
(118 km)Philippines Sea, 67 km east of Miyazaki, Japan MoreMap
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
17 Feb 2021 5:46 am (GMT +9) (16 Feb 2021 20:46:26 GMT)
3.0

12 km
(118 km)Philippines Sea, 101 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 12:57 am (GMT +9) (16 Feb 2021 15:57:56 GMT)
4.9

24 km
(101 km)Philippines Sea, 86 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan 1 reportMoreMap
17 Feb 2021 12:57 am (GMT +9) (16 Feb 2021 15:57:55 GMT)
4.2

16 km
(114 km)Philippines Sea, 98 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
16 Feb 2021 9:17 pm (GMT +9) (16 Feb 2021 12:17:26 GMT)
3.2

14 km
(94 km)Philippines Sea, 120 km southeast of Kuchinoerabu-jima Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Mon, 15 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
15 Feb 2021 5:04 pm (GMT +9) (15 Feb 2021 08:04:17 GMT)
2.8

146 km
Ibusuku (16 km)Minamikyushu Shi, 14 km northeast of Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
15 Feb 2021 11:16 am (GMT +9) (15 Feb 2021 02:16:33 GMT)
3.0

119 km
Kikai (16 km)East China Sea, 23 km north of Kuchinoerabu-jima Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Sun, 14 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
15 Feb 2021 3:03 am (GMT +9) (14 Feb 2021 18:03:06 GMT)
2.7

147 km
Kikai (9 km)East China Sea, 46 km north of Kuchinoerabu-jima Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
14 Feb 2021 6:47 pm (GMT +9) (14 Feb 2021 09:47:10 GMT)
2.8

2 km
Kikai (128 km)East China Sea, 127 km west of Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Sat, 13 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Feb 2021 10:25 am (GMT +9) (13 Feb 2021 01:25:17 GMT)
3.6

28 km
(91 km)Philippines Sea, 53 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Fri, 12 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
12 Feb 2021 4:46 pm (GMT +9) (12 Feb 2021 07:46:33 GMT)
4.3

31 km
(85 km)East China Sea, 40 km northwest of Yonakuni, Yaeyama-gun, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
12 Feb 2021 1:52 pm (GMT +9) (12 Feb 2021 04:52:25 GMT)
4.9

38 km
(137 km)Philippines Sea, 77 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
12 Feb 2021 12:31 pm (GMT +9) (12 Feb 2021 03:31:36 GMT)
4.7

10 km
(84 km)East China Sea, 58 km northwest of Yonaguni Island, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
12 Feb 2021 12:23 pm (GMT +9) (12 Feb 2021 03:23:06 GMT)
3.2

105 km
Kirishima (17 km)4.7 km east of Kobayashi, Miyazaki, Japan MoreMap
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
12 Feb 2021 6:30 am (GMT +9) (11 Feb 2021 21:30:11 GMT)
2.8

144 km
(37 km)Higashiusuki-gun, Miyazaki, 52 km southeast of Kumamoto, Japan MoreMap
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
11 Feb 2021 4:53 am (GMT +9) (10 Feb 2021 19:53:51 GMT)
2.9

19 km
Kirishima (106 km)Philippines Sea, 56 km east of Miyazaki, Japan MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 3:36 am (GMT +8) (10 Feb 2021 19:36:30 GMT)
4.0

1 km
(229 km)East China Sea, 122 km west of Naha, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
Tue, 9 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
9 Feb 2021 9:58 pm (GMT +9) (9 Feb 2021 12:58:57 GMT)
3.5

15 km
(111 km)Philippines Sea, 88 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 12:39 pm (GMT +9) (9 Feb 2021 03:39:24 GMT)
4.5

15 km
(121 km)Philippines Sea, 98 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Mon, 8 Feb 2021 (GMT) (8 earthquakes)
9 Feb 2021 7:44 am (GMT +9) (8 Feb 2021 22:44:30 GMT)
2.8

52 km
Nakano-shima (29 km)East China Sea, 90 km south of Kuchinoerabu-jima Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 12:58 am (GMT +8) (8 Feb 2021 16:58:03 GMT)
5.2

21 km
(51 km)Philippines Sea, 88 km southeast of Taipei, Taiwan 6 reportsMoreMap
9 Feb 2021 1:56 am (GMT +9) (8 Feb 2021 16:56:31 GMT)
4.0

20 km
(71 km)Philippines Sea, 59 km west of Yonaguni Island, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 1:56 am (GMT +9) (8 Feb 2021 16:56:31 GMT)
5.1

63 km
(67 km)Philippines Sea, Japan, 77 km southeast of Yilan, Taiwan 2 reportsMoreMap
9 Feb 2021 1:56 am (GMT +9) (8 Feb 2021 16:56:30 GMT)
4.7

55 km
(76 km)Philippines Sea, 54 km west of Yonaguni Island, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
9 Feb 2021 1:29 am (GMT +9) (8 Feb 2021 16:29:03 GMT)
2.9

164 km
Ibusuku (19 km)Minamikyushu Shi, 15 km northeast of Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
8 Feb 2021 11:34 pm (GMT +8) (8 Feb 2021 15:34:00 GMT)
3.2

19 km
(283 km)Taiwan Strait, 67 km southeast of Jinjiang, Fujian, China MoreMap
8 Feb 2021 9:29 am (GMT +9) (8 Feb 2021 00:29:52 GMT)
3.3

8.1 km
(117 km)Philippines Sea, 102 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Sun, 7 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
8 Feb 2021 2:17 am (GMT +9) (7 Feb 2021 17:17:10 GMT)
3.0

31 km
(86 km)Philippines Sea, 74 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
8 Feb 2021 2:04 am (GMT +9) (7 Feb 2021 17:04:41 GMT)
3.0

12 km
(115 km)Philippines Sea, 101 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 12:08 pm (GMT +9) (7 Feb 2021 03:08:02 GMT)
3.0

12 km
(32 km)Tamana Shi, 13 km northwest of Kumamoto, Japan MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 9:53 am (GMT +9) (7 Feb 2021 00:53:52 GMT)
4.3

10 km
(215 km)Philippines Sea, 115 km southeast of Hirara, Miyakojima Shi, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
Sat, 6 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
7 Feb 2021 1:39 am (GMT +8) (6 Feb 2021 17:39:01 GMT)
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10 km
(115 km)Taiwan (unconfirmed) 63 reportsMoreMap
7 Feb 2021 2:36 am (GMT +9) (6 Feb 2021 17:36:02 GMT)
5.3

105 km
(82 km)East China Sea, 37 km northwest of Yonaguni Island, Okinawa, Japan 4 reportsMoreMap
Fri, 5 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
5 Feb 2021 5:47 pm (GMT +9) (5 Feb 2021 08:47:30 GMT)
3.5

40 km
(74 km)Philippines Sea, 20 km west of Hateruma Jima Island, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
5 Feb 2021 11:58 am (GMT +9) (5 Feb 2021 02:58:04 GMT)
3.7

8.2 km
(66 km)East China Sea, 34 km west of Kakeroma Jima Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Thu, 4 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
4 Feb 2021 2:26 pm (GMT +9) (4 Feb 2021 05:26:30 GMT)
3.6

40 km
(65 km)Philippines Sea, 11 km south of Nakanougan Jima Island, Okinawa, Japan MoreMap
Wed, 3 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
3 Feb 2021 10:03 pm (GMT +9) (3 Feb 2021 13:03:58 GMT)
3.1

154 km
Ibusuku (28 km)East China Sea, 16 km south of Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Tue, 2 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
3 Feb 2021 8:06 am (GMT +9) (2 Feb 2021 23:06:23 GMT)
3.1

81 km
(30 km)East China Sea, 29 km northeast of Kuchinoerabu-jima Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
2 Feb 2021 11:41 am (GMT +9) (2 Feb 2021 02:41:24 GMT)
3.5

42 km
(85 km)East China Sea, 21 km south of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Mon, 1 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
1 Feb 2021 4:17 pm (GMT +9) (1 Feb 2021 07:17:43 GMT)
4.2

14 km
(39 km)1.6 km west of Honmachi, Yatsushiro Shi, Kumamoto, Japan MoreMap
Sun, 31 Jan 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
1 Feb 2021 2:45 am (GMT +9) (31 Jan 2021 17:45:38 GMT)
2.8

15 km
(115 km)Philippines Sea, 96 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
1 Feb 2021 1:23 am (GMT +9) (31 Jan 2021 16:23:27 GMT)
3.2

74 km
Yokoate-jima (28 km)East China Sea, 32 km south of Kaminone-sho Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Sat, 30 Jan 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
30 Jan 2021 01:25:52 GMT
4.6

10 km
Yokoate-jima (67 km)East China Sea, 63 km northwest of Kaminone-sho Island, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
Fri, 29 Jan 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
30 Jan 2021 4:45 am (GMT +9) (29 Jan 2021 19:45:53 GMT)
2.7

12 km
(36 km)4.2 km northwest of Honmachi, Yatsushiro Shi, Kumamoto, Japan MoreMap
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
27 Jan 2021 6:34 pm (GMT +9) (27 Jan 2021 09:34:59 GMT)
3.6

76 km
Yokoate-jima (36 km)East China Sea, 40 km west of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan MoreMap
27 Jan 2021 3:29 pm (GMT +9) (27 Jan 2021 06:29:27 GMT)
3.6

13 km
(39 km)Uki Shi, 8.9 km south of Uto, Kumamoto, Japan MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.9 x 1013 joules (5.26 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4522 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info

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