Latest quakes in or near Hokkaido, Japan, in the past 48 hours on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 9, 2022 02:17 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 1 quake between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 1 quake between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 48 hours, Hokkaido was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.9, 1 quake of magnitude 4.4, 1 quake of magnitude 3.5, and 1 quake of magnitude 2.5.

Latest quake: Mag. 4.4 | North Pacific Ocean, 74 km S of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.9 | North Pacific Ocean, 182 km E of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 2.0 in or near Hokkaido, Japan (updated )

Past 24 hours:no confirmed quakes
Past 7 days:24 quakes | 10 quakes M2+ | 9 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 30 days:117 quakes | 66 quakes M2+ | 36 quakes M3+ | 13 quakes M4+ | 2 quakes M5+
Past 90 days:360 quakes | 202 quakes M2+ | 117 quakes M3+ | 32 quakes M4+ | 9 quakes M5+
Past 365 days:1,536 quakes | 859 quakes M2+ | 489 quakes M3+ | 166 quakes M4+ | 22 quakes M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (4 quakes):
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Depth
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Sunday, August 7, 2022 GMT (4 quakes)
Aug 8, 2022 12:29 am (GMT +9) (Aug 7, 2022 15:29 GMT)
4.4

55 km
North Pacific Ocean, 74 km south of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan
I FELT IT - 2 reports
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Aug 7, 2022 11:35 pm (GMT +9) (Aug 7, 2022 14:35 GMT)
3.5

55 km
North Pacific Ocean, 73 km southeast of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
I FELT IT
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Aug 7, 2022 11:40 pm (GMT +10) (Aug 7, 2022 13:40 GMT)
5.9

35 km
North Pacific Ocean, 182 km east of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia
I FELT IT - 25 reports
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Aug 7, 2022 4:56 pm (GMT +9) (Aug 7, 2022 07:56 GMT)
2.5

61 km
North Pacific Ocean, 72 km south of Shizunai-furukawachō, Japan MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.5 x 1013 joules (12.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10739 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Hokkaido Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Hokkaido?

The last earthquake in Hokkaido occurred 1 day 11 hours ago: Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 74 km south of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Monday, Aug 8, 2022 at 12:29 am (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in Hokkaido in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Hokkaido, Japan had 4 quakes up to magnitude 5.9.

What was the strongest quake in Hokkaido in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Hokkaido in the past 48 hours occurred 1 day 13 hours ago: Strong mag. 5.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 182 km east of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Sunday, Aug 7, 2022 at 11:40 pm (GMT +10).

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