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Latest quakes in or near East China Sea in the past 48 hours on Thursday, September 29, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Sep 29, 2022 17:08 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 4 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 48 hours, East China Sea had 1 quake of magnitude 3.8 and 4 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.5 | Philippine Sea, 41 km E of Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan -

Strongest quake: Mag. 3.8 | 35 km S of Kagoshima, Japan -

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

Past 24 hours2 quakes | 2 quakes M2+
Past 7 days21 quakes | 10 quakes M2+ | 7 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+
Past 30 days100 quakes | 41 quakes M2+ | 32 quakes M3+ | 23 quakes M4+ | 4 quakes M5+
Past 90 days241 quakes | 113 quakes M2+ | 78 quakes M3+ | 41 quakes M4+ | 9 quakes M5+
Past 365 days1,365 quakes | 579 quakes M2+ | 455 quakes M3+ | 269 quakes M4+ | 56 quakes M5+ | 6 quakes M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (5 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 GMT (5 quakes)
Sep 29, 2022 8:25 am (GMT +9) (Sep 28, 2022 23:25 GMT)
2.5

31 km
Philippine Sea, 41 km east of Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan More
Sep 29, 2022 4:23 am (GMT +9) (Sep 28, 2022 19:23 GMT)
2.7

73 km
East China Sea, 121 km southwest of Kurio, Kumage-gun, Kagoshima, Japan More
Sep 28, 2022 6:03 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 28, 2022 09:03 GMT)
3.8

152 km
35 km south of Kagoshima, Japan
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Sep 28, 2022 5:48 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 28, 2022 08:48 GMT)
2.7

73 km
East China Sea, 60 km west of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan More
Sep 28, 2022 1:21 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 28, 2022 04:21 GMT)
2.7

8.9 km
East China Sea, 51 km south of Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.4 x 1010 joules (9.47 megawatt hours, equivalent to 8.15 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Okinawa Kunigami (JOW/JP network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Okinawa Kunigami: 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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East China Sea Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in East China Sea?

The last earthquake in East China Sea occurred 18 hours ago: Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 41 km east of Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 8:25 am (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in East China Sea in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, East China Sea had 5 quakes up to magnitude 3.8.

What was the strongest quake in East China Sea in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in East China Sea in the past 48 hours occurred 1 day 8 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 35 km south of Kagoshima, Japan, on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 at 6:03 pm (GMT +9).

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