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Latest quakes in or near East China Sea in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 24, 2022 22:52 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 3 and 4
In the past 24 hours, East China Sea was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.7 and 1 quake of magnitude 3.7.
A moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake occurred in Philippine Sea, Japan, 15 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 3.7 | East China Sea, 49 km SW of Kagoshima, Japan -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.7 | Philippine Sea, Japan, 94 km E of Hualien City, Taiwan -

Recent quakes above magnitude 2.0 in or near East China Sea (updated )

Past 24 hours:2 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:14 quakes | 6 quakes M2+ | 7 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days:97 quakes | 44 quakes M2+ | 33 quakes M3+ | 15 quakes M4+ | 4 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+
Past 90 days:325 quakes | 132 quakes M2+ | 91 quakes M3+ | 82 quakes M4+ | 19 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+
Past 365 days:1,424 quakes | 592 quakes M2+ | 468 quakes M3+ | 306 quakes M4+ | 52 quakes M5+ | 6 quakes M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (2 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Tuesday, May 24, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
May 24, 2022 11:19 pm (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 14:19 GMT)
3.7

160 km
East China Sea, 49 km southwest of Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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May 24, 2022 4:37 pm (GMT +9) (May 24, 2022 07:37 GMT)
4.7

10 km
Philippine Sea, Japan, 94 km east of Hualien City, Taiwan
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7.3 x 1011 joules (203 megawatt hours, equivalent to 175 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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East China Sea Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in East China Sea?

The last earthquake in East China Sea occurred 9 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - East China Sea, 49 km southwest of Kagoshima, Japan, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 11:19 pm (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in East China Sea today?

In the past 24 hours, East China Sea had 2 quakes up to magnitude 4.7.

What was the strongest quake in East China Sea today?

The strongest earthquake in East China Sea today occurred 15 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Japan, 94 km east of Hualien City, Taiwan, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 4:37 pm (GMT +9).

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