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Latest quakes in or near Kitakata-shi, Fukushima, Japan, in the past 24 hours on Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Dec 7, 2022 23:39 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 3 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Kitakata-shi was shaken by 3 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 2 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
A moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake occurred in North Pacific Ocean, Japan, 20 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 3.2 | Tashiro Jima, 18 km SE of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.2 | North Pacific Ocean, 26 km E of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan -

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

Past 24 hours7 quakes2 quakes M2+2 quakes M3+3 quakes M4+
Past 7 days30 quakes16 quakes M2+9 quakes M3+5 quakes M4+
Past 30 days109 quakes72 quakes M2+30 quakes M3+7 quakes M4+
Past 90 days336 quakes222 quakes M2+93 quakes M3+21 quakes M4+
Past 365 days1,777 quakes1,163 quakes M2+531 quakes M3+75 quakes M4+7 quakes M5+0 quakes M6+1 quake M7+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (7 quakes):
Date and timeMag
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Wednesday, December 7, 2022 GMT (7 quakes)
Dec 8, 2022 2:57 am (GMT +9) (Dec 7, 2022 17:57 GMT)

67 km
Tashiro Jima, 18 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan
Dec 8, 2022 1:58 am (GMT +9) (Dec 7, 2022 16:58 GMT)

140 km
49 km west of Yamagata, Japan More
Dec 7, 2022 11:49 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 7, 2022 14:49 GMT)

20 km
North Pacific Ocean, 29 km east of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan
Dec 7, 2022 11:48 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 7, 2022 14:48 GMT)

21 km
North Pacific Ocean, 26 km east of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan
Dec 7, 2022 4:00 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 7, 2022 07:00 GMT)

46 km
North Pacific Ocean, 82 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan More
Dec 7, 2022 1:06 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 7, 2022 04:06 GMT)

21 km
North Pacific Ocean, 26 km east of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan
I FELT IT - 1 report
Dec 7, 2022 10:22 am (GMT +9) (Dec 7, 2022 01:22 GMT)

21 km
North Pacific Ocean, 25 km east of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.9 x 1011 joules (81 megawatt hours, equivalent to 69.7 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Miyagi Marumori (JMM/JP network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Miyagi Marumori: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Kitakata-shi Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Kitakata-shi?

The last earthquake in Kitakata-shi occurred 6 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Tashiro Jima, 18 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan, on Thursday, Dec 8, 2022 at 2:57 am (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in Kitakata-shi today?

In the past 24 hours, Kitakata-shi, Fukushima, Japan had 7 quakes up to magnitude 4.2.

What was the strongest quake in Kitakata-shi today?

The strongest earthquake in Kitakata-shi today occurred 20 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 26 km east of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan, on Wednesday, Dec 7, 2022 at 1:06 pm (GMT +9).

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