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Latest quakes in the North Pacific Ocean in the past 48 hours on Friday, January 27, 2023 - list, stats and map

Updated: Jan 27, 2023 11:39 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 5
  • 14 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 84 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 116 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 316 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.6 | North Pacific Ocean, 58 km SE of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan -

Strongest quake: Mag. 5.1 | North Pacific Ocean, 126 mi SE of Atka, Aleutians West, Alaska, USA -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in the North Pacific Ocean (updated )

Past 24 hours167 quakes42 quakes M2+32 quakes M3+8 quakes M4+1 quake M5+
Past 7 days1,452 quakes449 quakes M2+319 quakes M3+59 quakes M4+3 quakes M5+
Past 30 days5,904 quakes1,876 quakes M2+1,454 quakes M3+248 quakes M4+15 quakes M5+1 quake M6+
Past 90 days18,624 quakes5,764 quakes M2+4,340 quakes M3+960 quakes M4+73 quakes M5+8 quakes M6+
Past 365 days99,694 quakes32,542 quakes M2+18,907 quakes M3+4,125 quakes M4+296 quakes M5+19 quakes M6+2 quakes M7+

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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 3.4 or higher (92 out of 531 quakes, show more):
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Friday, January 27, 2023 GMT (33 quakes)
Jan 27, 2023 4:04 am (GMT -7) (Jan 27, 2023 11:04 GMT)
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n/a
3 mi south of Luis Lopez, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA (preliminary) Early Alert!
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Jan 27, 2023 8:02 pm (GMT +9) (Jan 27, 2023 11:02 GMT)
2.6

46 km
North Pacific Ocean, 58 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan More
Jan 27, 2023 2:28 am (GMT -8) (Jan 27, 2023 10:28 GMT)
3.7

16 km
15 mi south of Eureka, Humboldt County, California, USA
I FELT IT - 22 reports
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Jan 27, 2023 4:26 am (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 10:26 GMT)
3.1

32 km
North Pacific Ocean, 78 km south of Usulutan, El Salvador
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 3:53 am (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 09:53 GMT)
3.0

2 km
Departamento de Comayagua, 86 km north of Tegucigalpa, Honduras
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 3:34 am (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 09:34 GMT)
3.4

28 km
North Pacific Ocean, 74 km southwest of Huixtla, Chiapas, Mexico
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 7:09 pm (GMT +10) (Jan 27, 2023 09:09 GMT)
2.9

14 km
North Pacific Ocean, Japan More
Jan 27, 2023 2:58 am (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 08:58 GMT)
2.6

73 km
33 km southwest of La Gomera, Departamento de Escuintla, Guatemala More
Jan 27, 2023 5:26 pm (GMT +9) (Jan 27, 2023 08:26 GMT)
2.6

44 km
North Pacific Ocean, 81 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan More
Jan 27, 2023 12:22 am (GMT -8) (Jan 27, 2023 08:22 GMT)
3.3

10 km
North Pacific Ocean, California, USA
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 1:54 am (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 07:54 GMT)
3.4

14 km
North Pacific Ocean, 177 km southwest of San Salvador, El Salvador
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 12:49 am (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 06:49 GMT)
2.1

9 km
26 km south of Jutiapa, Departamento de Jutiapa, Guatemala More
Jan 27, 2023 3:38 pm (GMT +9) (Jan 27, 2023 06:38 GMT)
3.1

18 km
45 km southeast of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 4:32 pm (GMT +10) (Jan 27, 2023 06:32 GMT)
2.7

62 km
North Pacific Ocean, 55 km southeast of Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan More
Jan 27, 2023 3:03 pm (GMT +9) (Jan 27, 2023 06:03 GMT)
4.5

51 km
North Pacific Ocean, 84 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan
I FELT IT
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Jan 26, 2023 11:57 pm (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 05:57 GMT)
2.9

21 km
North Pacific Ocean, 56 km southwest of Sonsonate, El Salvador More
Jan 27, 2023 2:51 pm (GMT +9) (Jan 27, 2023 05:51 GMT)
2.9

45 km
North Pacific Ocean, 89 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan More
Jan 26, 2023 11:25 pm (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 05:25 GMT)
4.2

61 km
North Pacific Ocean, 66 km west of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez, Mexico
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 1:50 pm (GMT +9) (Jan 27, 2023 04:50 GMT)
3.0

8 km
14 km southwest of Ogaki, Gifu, Japan
I FELT IT
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Jan 27, 2023 1:49 pm (GMT +9) (Jan 27, 2023 04:49 GMT)
3.2

8.3 km
14 km southwest of Ogaki, Gifu, Japan
I FELT IT
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Jan 26, 2023 10:47 pm (GMT -6) (Jan 27, 2023 04:47 GMT)
2.9

6.2 km
Texas, 48 mi south of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.6 x 1012 joules (1.84 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1585 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Latest seismic signals

Seismic station: Amchitka Island, Regional Station, Alaska (AMKA/AV network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Amchitka Island, Regional Station, Alaska: 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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North Pacific Ocean Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in the North Pacific Ocean?

The last earthquake in the North Pacific Ocean occurred 38 minutes ago: Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 58 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan, on Friday, Jan 27, 2023 at 8:02 pm (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in the North Pacific Ocean in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, North Pacific Ocean had 92 quakes up to magnitude 5.1.

What was the strongest quake in the North Pacific Ocean in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in the North Pacific Ocean in the past 48 hours occurred 19 hours ago: Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 126 mi southeast of Atka, Aleutians West, Alaska, USA, on Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 4:41 am (GMT -12).

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