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Past earthquakes in or near Abashiri District, Hokkaido, Japan, during the year 2020

Updated 5 Aug 2021 20:41 GMT -
During 2020, Abashiri District was shaken by 5 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 2 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 3 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 4.8 quake 49 km south of Kitami, Hokkaido, Japan, 19 February 2020 15:50 GMT
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (10 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Tue, 29 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
29 Dec 2020 3:27 pm (GMT +9) (29 Dec 2020 06:27:33 GMT)
2.6

164 km
14 km (8.7 mi)Ashoro-gun, 52 km south of Kitami, Ktiami Shi, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
Tue, 22 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
22 Dec 2020 9:24 am (GMT +9) (22 Dec 2020 00:24:37 GMT)
3.3

149 km
47 km (29 mi)Nakagawa-gun, 38 km northeast of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
Thu, 17 Dec 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
18 Dec 2020 5:41 am (GMT +9) (17 Dec 2020 20:41:41 GMT)
3.0

94 km
42 km (26 mi)Akan-gun, 18 km north of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
18 Dec 2020 12:37 am (GMT +9) (17 Dec 2020 15:37:26 GMT)
2.6

136 km
24 km (15 mi)Akan-gun, 35 km north of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
Sun, 13 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Dec 2020 11:16 am (GMT +9) (13 Dec 2020 02:16:00 GMT)
2.6

146 km
13 km (8.1 mi)Shiranuka-gun, 46 km northwest of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
Sat, 5 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
5 Dec 2020 2:59 pm (GMT +9) (5 Dec 2020 05:59:39 GMT)
4.2

117 km
27 km (17 mi)Nakagawa-gun, 51 km northeast of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
Sun, 6 Sep 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
6 Sep 2020 05:50:45 GMT
4.3

146 km
7 km (4.3 mi)68 km north of Kushiro, Japan MoreMap
Thu, 28 May 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
28 May 2020 23:42:49 GMT
4.5

1 km
25 km (16 mi)23 km north of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
Mon, 2 Mar 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
2 Mar 2020 22:43:19 GMT
4.5

10 km
13 km (8.1 mi)47 km northwest of Kushiro, Japan MoreMap
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
19 Feb 2020 15:50:36 GMT
4.8

40 km
9 km (5.6 mi)49 km south of Kitami, Hokkaido, Japan MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2 x 1012 joules (562 megawatt hours, equivalent to 483 tons of TNT) More info

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