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List of latest earthquakes near Matsuyama.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 1, 2024 04:02
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 80 km SSW
from Matsuyama
May 31, 2024 04:46
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 245 km SW
from Matsuyama
May 9, 2024 04:34
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 152 km SW
from Matsuyama
May 6, 2024 00:50
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
May 4, 2024 09:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
May 3, 2024 11:42
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 69 km SSW
from Matsuyama
May 3, 2024 09:10
(Tokyo)
M 3.8 234 km E
from Matsuyama
May 2, 2024 08:20
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 140 km WNW
from Matsuyama
Apr 29, 2024 06:09
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 26, 2024 10:29
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 181 km WSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 25, 2024 00:26
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 249 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 24, 2024 10:59
(Tokyo)
M 3.8 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 23, 2024 14:29
(Tokyo)
M 3.8 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 23, 2024 09:51
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 18, 2024 23:46
(Tokyo)
M 3.8 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 18, 2024 12:16
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 69 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 18, 2024 06:31
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 18, 2024 00:44
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 18, 2024 00:37
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 66 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 18, 2024 00:30
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 17, 2024 23:52
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 79 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 17, 2024 23:27
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 83 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 17, 2024 23:19
(Tokyo)
M 4.8 75 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 17, 2024 23:14
(Tokyo)
M 6.3 75 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 13, 2024 16:43
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 41 km SSW
from Matsuyama

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Matsuyama

Recent Matsuyama Earthquake News

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

Matsuyama Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
36 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.7
Jun 1, 2024 04:02

Average

A total of 368 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Matsuyama, Ehime in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 36 earthquakes per year, or 3 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Matsuyama roughly every 9 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Matsuyama in 2016. A total of 125 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Matsuyama that year. The strongest had a 7 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Matsuyama in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Matsuyama 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 Matsuyama (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 323 87.77%
Mag. 5 38 10.33%
Mag. 6 6 1.63%
Mag. 7 1 0.27%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Matsuyama

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7
On Apr 16, 2016 01:25.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8
On Nov 19, 1941 01:46.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Matsuyama occurred on Apr 16, 2016 01:25 local time (Asia/Tokyo timezone). It had a magnitude of 7 and struck 220 kilometers (137 mi) west-southwest of Matsuyama, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Matsuyama in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8 earthquake struck on Nov 19, 1941 01:46, 205 kilometers (127 mi) west-southwest of Matsuyama. It is the strongest earthquake near Matsuyama 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 Matsuyama, Ehime 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 Matsuyama.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Matsuyama.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 16, 2016 01:25
(Tokyo)
M 7.0 220 km WSW
from Matsuyama
Jan 22, 2022 01:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.3 141 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 17, 2024 23:14
(Tokyo)
M 6.3 75 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Oct 21, 2016 14:07
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 196 km NNE
from Matsuyama
May 10, 2019 08:48
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 245 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 14, 2016 21:26
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 224 km WSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 15, 2016 00:03
(Tokyo)
M 6.0 229 km SW
from Matsuyama
Aug 29, 2014 04:14
(Tokyo)
M 5.8 205 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 16, 2016 01:45
(Tokyo)
M 5.7 208 km WSW
from Matsuyama
Apr 9, 2018 01:32
(Tokyo)
M 5.7 159 km N
from Matsuyama

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Matsuyama

Nearest earthquakes from Matsuyama

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Matsuyama.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Oct 16, 2014 04:39
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 21 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Jul 8, 2021 02:39
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 32 km NNE
from Matsuyama
Apr 8, 2015 08:51
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 34 km SW
from Matsuyama
Feb 3, 2015 14:07
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 37 km S
from Matsuyama
Nov 26, 2019 15:09
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 39 km ENE
from Matsuyama
Jun 19, 2021 07:39
(Tokyo)
M 4.9 42 km SSW
from Matsuyama
Feb 26, 2024 15:24
(Tokyo)
M 4.9 41 km SW
from Matsuyama
Oct 7, 2019 08:02
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 46 km W
from Matsuyama
Jul 8, 2021 01:24
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 50 km WSW
from Matsuyama
May 12, 2023 21:45
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 56 km SW
from Matsuyama

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Matsuyama

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Matsuyama, Ehime?

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Matsuyama on the night of June 1, 2024 at 04:02 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 80km south-southwest of Matsuyama at a depth of 45km under water in the Philippine Sea. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Matsuyama, Ehime in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Matsuyama, Ehime?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Matsuyama on the night of November 19, 1941 at 01:46 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 205km south-southwest of Matsuyama at a depth of 35km under water in the Philippine Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Matsuyama since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Matsuyama, Ehime?

In the past 10 years, 368 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Matsuyama. This averages to 37 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 10 days.