Latest earthquakes near Kushiro, Hokkaido today

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List of latest earthquakes near Kushiro.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jun 18, 2024 01:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 190 km SW
from Kushiro
Jun 15, 2024 03:24
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 272 km SW
from Kushiro
Jun 14, 2024 02:44
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 114 km E
from Kushiro
Jun 12, 2024 14:35
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 186 km SW
from Kushiro
Jun 11, 2024 08:04
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 298 km SW
from Kushiro
Jun 1, 2024 11:49
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 234 km SW
from Kushiro
May 31, 2024 13:23
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 105 km NNE
from Kushiro
May 29, 2024 08:22
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 175 km SW
from Kushiro
May 28, 2024 02:12
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 104 km W
from Kushiro
May 23, 2024 19:59
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 98 km E
from Kushiro
May 13, 2024 23:13
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 179 km ENE
from Kushiro
May 11, 2024 09:47
(Tokyo)
M 5.0 141 km S
from Kushiro
May 11, 2024 01:05
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 151 km ENE
from Kushiro
May 10, 2024 17:30
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 105 km SW
from Kushiro
May 7, 2024 15:08
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 188 km ENE
from Kushiro
May 7, 2024 15:08
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 203 km ENE
from Kushiro
May 2, 2024 18:51
(Tokyo)
M 3.8 100 km E
from Kushiro
Apr 28, 2024 22:28
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 68 km ESE
from Kushiro
Apr 27, 2024 11:59
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 227 km ENE
from Kushiro
Apr 27, 2024 11:59
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 254 km ENE
from Kushiro
Apr 20, 2024 07:07
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 170 km ENE
from Kushiro
Apr 20, 2024 05:59
(Tokyo)
M 4.8 178 km E
from Kushiro
Apr 15, 2024 01:06
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 191 km SW
from Kushiro
Apr 13, 2024 04:48
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 80 km E
from Kushiro
Apr 6, 2024 09:12
(Tokyo)
M 5.4 252 km SSW
from Kushiro

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Kushiro

Recent Kushiro Earthquake News

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

Kushiro Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
132 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 4.3
Jun 18, 2024 01:31

Average

A total of 1323 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Kushiro, Hokkaido in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 132 earthquakes per year, or 11 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Kushiro roughly every 2 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Kushiro in 2018. A total of 186 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Kushiro that year. The strongest had a 6.6 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Kushiro in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Kushiro 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 Kushiro (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1193 90.17%
Mag. 5 118 8.92%
Mag. 6 12 0.91%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Kushiro

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.7
On Jan 14, 2016 12:25.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.3
On Oct 4, 1994 22:22.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Kushiro occurred on Jan 14, 2016 12:25 local time (Asia/Tokyo timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.7 and struck 172 kilometers (107 mi) south-west of Kushiro, at a depth of 46 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Kushiro in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.3 earthquake struck on Oct 4, 1994 22:22, 254 kilometers (158 mi) south-west of Kushiro. It is the strongest earthquake near Kushiro 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 Kushiro, Hokkaido 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 Kushiro.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Kushiro.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 14, 2016 12:25
(Tokyo)
M 6.7 172 km SW
from Kushiro
Sep 6, 2018 03:07
(Tokyo)
M 6.6 202 km W
from Kushiro
Dec 21, 2020 02:23
(Tokyo)
M 6.3 277 km SSW
from Kushiro
Jan 24, 2018 19:51
(Tokyo)
M 6.3 263 km SW
from Kushiro
Jun 11, 2023 18:54
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 208 km WSW
from Kushiro
Oct 11, 2014 11:35
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 239 km SSW
from Kushiro
Aug 10, 2014 12:43
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 274 km SW
from Kushiro
Jun 8, 2015 15:01
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 249 km SW
from Kushiro
Feb 25, 2023 22:27
(Tokyo)
M 6.0 55 km ESE
from Kushiro
Aug 20, 2016 18:01
(Tokyo)
M 6.0 293 km S
from Kushiro

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Kushiro

Nearest earthquakes from Kushiro

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Kushiro.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 20, 2015 22:46
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 8 km N
from Kushiro
Sep 3, 2023 00:03
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 13 km NW
from Kushiro
May 22, 2023 22:58
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 19 km SSE
from Kushiro
Aug 8, 2015 21:58
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 27 km E
from Kushiro
Jul 7, 2021 10:51
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 26 km NW
from Kushiro
Nov 20, 2022 18:17
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 27 km ESE
from Kushiro
Mar 30, 2016 14:09
(Tokyo)
M 4.8 27 km ESE
from Kushiro
Jun 6, 2016 19:16
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 31 km E
from Kushiro
Nov 16, 2014 02:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 32 km N
from Kushiro
Feb 28, 2015 09:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 33 km S
from Kushiro

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Kushiro

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Kushiro, Hokkaido?

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Kushiro on the night of June 18, 2024 at 01:31 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 190km southwest of Kushiro at a depth of 76km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Kushiro, Hokkaido in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Kushiro, Hokkaido?

A 8.3 magnitude earthquake hit near Kushiro on the evening of October 4, 1994 at 22:22 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 254km east-northeast of Kushiro at a depth of 14km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Kushiro since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Kushiro, Hokkaido?

In the past 10 years, 1323 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Kushiro. This averages to 132 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 3 days.