Latest earthquakes near Kanagawa, Japan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Kanagawa.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jun 18, 2024 03:33
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 61 km NNW
from Kawasaki
Jun 16, 2024 19:35
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 40 km NE
from Kawasaki
Jun 16, 2024 19:16
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 50 km ENE
from Kawasaki
Jun 12, 2024 07:24
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 294 km NW
from Atsugi
Jun 6, 2024 09:03
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 94 km E
from Kawasaki
Jun 5, 2024 21:54
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 74 km N
from Kawasaki
Jun 5, 2024 10:54
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 274 km WSW
from Yokohama
Jun 3, 2024 12:56
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 15 km NNW
from Hadano
Jun 3, 2024 06:45
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 297 km NW
from Hiratsuka
Jun 3, 2024 06:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.9 292 km NW
from Atsugi
Jun 3, 2024 06:31
(Tokyo)
M 5.8 309 km NW
from Kawasaki
Jun 1, 2024 20:30
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 293 km NW
from Atsugi
May 31, 2024 01:58
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 170 km WSW
from Yokohama
May 30, 2024 11:54
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 92 km WNW
from Odawara
May 30, 2024 02:14
(Tokyo)
M 5.5 397 km SSW
from Yokohama
May 27, 2024 15:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 253 km SSE
from Yokohama
May 26, 2024 00:55
(Tokyo)
M 4.8 71 km NNE
from Kawasaki
May 26, 2024 00:07
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 265 km SSE
from Yokohama
May 22, 2024 06:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 55 km ENE
from Kawasaki
May 22, 2024 05:46
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 292 km NE
from Kawasaki
May 21, 2024 10:07
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 224 km SSE
from Yokohama
May 19, 2024 17:15
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 222 km SW
from Yokohama
May 19, 2024 06:32
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 182 km NNE
from Kawasaki
May 19, 2024 00:45
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 248 km NE
from Kawasaki
May 18, 2024 09:55
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 120 km ENE
from Kawasaki

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Kanagawa

Recent Kanagawa Earthquake News

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

Kanagawa Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
273 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.7
Jun 18, 2024 03:33

Average

A total of 2737 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Kanagawa, Japan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 273 earthquakes per year, or 22 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Kanagawa roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Kanagawa in 2016. A total of 414 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Kanagawa that year. The strongest had a 6.9 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Kanagawa in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Kanagawa 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 Kanagawa (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 2527 92.33%
Mag. 5 201 7.34%
Mag. 6 8 0.29%
Mag. 7 1 0.04%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Kanagawa

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.3
On Mar 16, 2022 23:36.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8
On Sep 1, 1923 11:58.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Kanagawa occurred on Mar 16, 2022 23:36 local time (Asia/Tokyo timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.3 and struck 295 kilometers (183 mi) north-east of Kawasaki, at a depth of 41 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Kanagawa in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8 earthquake struck on Sep 1, 1923 11:58, 6 kilometers (4 mi) north-east of Hiratsuka. It is the strongest earthquake near Kanagawa 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 Kanagawa, Japan 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 Kanagawa.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Kanagawa.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 16, 2022 23:36
(Tokyo)
M 7.3 295 km NE
from Kawasaki
Nov 22, 2016 05:59
(Tokyo)
M 6.9 256 km NE
from Kawasaki
Jul 12, 2014 04:22
(Tokyo)
M 6.5 296 km NE
from Kawasaki
Sep 23, 2016 09:14
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 211 km ESE
from Kawasaki
Nov 22, 2014 22:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 206 km NW
from Kawasaki
Nov 14, 2022 17:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 280 km SW
from Yokohama
May 26, 2023 19:03
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 73 km E
from Kawasaki
May 23, 2022 00:17
(Tokyo)
M 6.0 294 km SE
from Yokohama
Mar 16, 2022 23:34
(Tokyo)
M 6.0 294 km NE
from Kawasaki
Dec 28, 2016 21:38
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 163 km NNE
from Kawasaki

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Kanagawa

Earthquakes by city in Kanagawa

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Kanagawa, Japan.

Use this regional Kanagawa earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Zushi, Miura, Ōiso, Hayama, Ninomiya and Yugawara.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Kanagawa, Japan?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Kanagawa on the night of June 18, 2024 at 03:33 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 61km north-northwest of Kawasaki at a depth of 60km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Kanagawa, Japan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Kanagawa, Japan?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Kanagawa on the morning of September 1, 1923 at 11:58 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 6km south of Hiratsuka at a depth of 15km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Kanagawa since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Kanagawa, Japan?

In the past 10 years, 2737 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Kanagawa. This averages to 274 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 1 days.