Latest earthquakes near Seto, Aichi today

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List of latest earthquakes near Seto.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 30, 2024 11:54
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 120 km ENE
from Seto
May 30, 2024 02:14
(Tokyo)
M 5.4 332 km S
from Seto
May 26, 2024 00:55
(Tokyo)
M 4.8 283 km ENE
from Seto
May 22, 2024 06:40
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 279 km ENE
from Seto
May 19, 2024 17:15
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 174 km SSE
from Seto
May 10, 2024 19:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 269 km N
from Seto
May 10, 2024 18:50
(Tokyo)
M 3.8 242 km N
from Seto
May 8, 2024 06:53
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 265 km N
from Seto
May 8, 2024 03:04
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 266 km SSE
from Seto
May 3, 2024 09:10
(Tokyo)
M 3.8 229 km SW
from Seto
Apr 30, 2024 01:14
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 93 km NNE
from Seto
Apr 28, 2024 18:28
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 290 km N
from Seto
Apr 28, 2024 05:43
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 21 km ESE
from Seto
Apr 24, 2024 20:40
(Tokyo)
M 5.1 341 km ENE
from Seto
Apr 24, 2024 02:01
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 272 km E
from Seto
Apr 21, 2024 21:28
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 94 km S
from Seto
Apr 19, 2024 09:33
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 268 km ENE
from Seto
Apr 17, 2024 19:18
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 97 km NE
from Seto
Apr 17, 2024 19:16
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 29 km W
from Seto
Apr 11, 2024 13:16
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 252 km N
from Seto
Apr 8, 2024 22:29
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 248 km N
from Seto
Apr 4, 2024 11:15
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 237 km ENE
from Seto
Apr 3, 2024 12:34
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 291 km E
from Seto
Apr 2, 2024 17:24
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 242 km N
from Seto
Mar 27, 2024 23:13
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 141 km S
from Seto

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Seto

Recent Seto Earthquake News

These are the latest articles published related to earthquakes occurring near Seto. Check our Earthquake News section for a complete overview of articles written on earthquakes near Seto and elsewhere.

Seto Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
112 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.9
May 30, 2024 11:54

Average

A total of 1124 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Seto, Aichi in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 112 earthquakes per year, or 9 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Seto roughly every 3 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Seto in 2024. A total of 222 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Seto that year. The strongest had a 7.5 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Seto with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Seto in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Seto during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Seto (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1048 93.24%
Mag. 5 69 6.14%
Mag. 6 6 0.53%
Mag. 7 1 0.09%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Seto

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.5
On Jan 1, 2024 16:10.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.3
On Dec 21, 1946 04:19.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Seto occurred on Jan 1, 2024 16:10 local time (Asia/Tokyo timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.5 and struck 251 kilometers (156 mi) north of Seto, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Seto in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.3 earthquake struck on Dec 21, 1946 04:19, 259 kilometers (161 mi) north of Seto. It is the strongest earthquake near Seto in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Seto, Aichi in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Seto.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Seto.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 1, 2024 16:10
(Tokyo)
M 7.5 251 km N
from Seto
Jul 28, 2019 03:31
(Tokyo)
M 6.3 232 km S
from Seto
Nov 22, 2014 22:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 172 km NNE
from Seto
May 5, 2023 14:42
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 258 km N
from Seto
Oct 21, 2016 14:07
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 299 km W
from Seto
Jan 1, 2024 16:18
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 219 km N
from Seto
Nov 14, 2022 17:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 159 km S
from Seto
Jan 9, 2024 17:59
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 299 km N
from Seto
Oct 7, 2021 22:41
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 272 km E
from Seto
Apr 1, 2016 11:39
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 216 km SSW
from Seto

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Seto

Nearest earthquakes from Seto

These are the earthquakes with their epicenter nearest to Seto, Aichi. You can use the buttons to find nearby earthquakes for a specific year or with a specific magnitude.

List of nearest earthquakes from Seto.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Dec 3, 2014 23:19
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 8 km N
from Seto
Jun 10, 2020 00:28
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 16 km WNW
from Seto
Apr 5, 2023 06:24
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 16 km SE
from Seto
Feb 18, 2021 03:58
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 17 km SE
from Seto
Jun 10, 2016 23:12
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 21 km NW
from Seto
Apr 28, 2024 05:43
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 21 km ESE
from Seto
Aug 7, 2022 17:49
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 25 km N
from Seto
Mar 1, 2023 01:51
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 30 km WNW
from Seto
Apr 17, 2024 19:16
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 29 km W
from Seto
Jan 28, 2022 18:52
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 33 km SE
from Seto

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Seto

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Seto.

When was the last earthquake in Seto, Aichi?

A 3.9 magnitude earthquake hit near Seto on the morning of May 30, 2024 at 11:54 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 120km east-northeast of Seto at a depth of 20km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Seto, Aichi in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Seto, Aichi?

A 8.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Seto on the night of December 21, 1946 at 04:19 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 259km south-southwest of Seto at a depth of 15km under water in the Philippine Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Seto since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Seto, Aichi?

In the past 10 years, 1124 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Seto. This averages to 112 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 3 days.