Latest earthquakes near Tottori, Japan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Tottori.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 13, 2024 16:43
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 225 km SSW
from Yonago
Mar 23, 2024 08:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 233 km E
from Tottori
Mar 22, 2024 01:08
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 135 km E
from Tottori
Mar 18, 2024 10:58
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 252 km SSW
from Yonago
Mar 13, 2024 03:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 286 km NE
from Tottori
Mar 9, 2024 02:55
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 165 km SSE
from Tottori
Mar 7, 2024 11:28
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 165 km SSE
from Tottori
Mar 4, 2024 17:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 291 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 28, 2024 17:29
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 132 km ESE
from Tottori
Feb 26, 2024 15:24
(Tokyo)
M 4.9 216 km SSW
from Yonago
Feb 21, 2024 18:27
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 255 km SSW
from Yonago
Feb 18, 2024 19:48
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 229 km ENE
from Tottori
Feb 15, 2024 15:29
(Tokyo)
M 5.0 377 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 15, 2024 10:08
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 132 km ESE
from Tottori
Feb 14, 2024 15:29
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 135 km ESE
from Tottori
Feb 11, 2024 23:49
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 298 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 9, 2024 18:20
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 229 km N
from Tottori
Feb 8, 2024 01:13
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 256 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 7, 2024 20:59
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 192 km SSE
from Tottori
Feb 5, 2024 11:38
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 256 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 4, 2024 06:43
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 291 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 3, 2024 22:09
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 284 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 3, 2024 05:13
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 298 km NE
from Tottori
Feb 1, 2024 13:43
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 256 km NE
from Tottori
Jan 28, 2024 23:49
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 189 km SE
from Tottori

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Tottori

Recent Tottori Earthquake News

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Tottori Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
28 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.5
Apr 13, 2024 16:43

Average

A total of 288 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Tottori, Japan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 28 earthquakes per year, or 2 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Tottori roughly every 12 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Tottori in 2024. A total of 41 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Tottori that year. The strongest had a 6.2 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Tottori in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 7 or above have occurred near Tottori 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 Tottori (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 273 94.79%
Mag. 5 13 4.51%
Mag. 6 2 0.69%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Tottori

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 6.2
On Oct 21, 2016 14:07.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8.1
On Dec 7, 1944 13:35.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Tottori occurred on Oct 21, 2016 14:07 local time (Asia/Tokyo timezone). It had a magnitude of 6.2 and struck 41 kilometers (25 mi) west-southwest of Tottori, at a depth of 6 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Tottori in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8.1 earthquake struck on Dec 7, 1944 13:35, 267 kilometers (166 mi) west-southwest of Tottori. It is the strongest earthquake near Tottori 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 Tottori, 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 Tottori.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Tottori.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Oct 21, 2016 14:07
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 41 km WSW
from Tottori
Jan 1, 2024 16:18
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 299 km NE
from Tottori
Apr 9, 2018 01:32
(Tokyo)
M 5.7 73 km WSW
from Yonago
Jun 18, 2018 07:58
(Tokyo)
M 5.5 148 km ESE
from Tottori
Jan 2, 2024 10:17
(Tokyo)
M 5.4 299 km NE
from Tottori
Nov 2, 2018 16:53
(Tokyo)
M 5.4 220 km SSE
from Tottori
Nov 19, 2016 11:48
(Tokyo)
M 5.3 217 km SSE
from Tottori
May 9, 2022 17:33
(Tokyo)
M 5.3 265 km ESE
from Tottori
Mar 13, 2019 13:48
(Tokyo)
M 5.2 196 km SSE
from Tottori
Jul 17, 2021 20:49
(Tokyo)
M 5.2 245 km SW
from Yonago

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Tottori

Earthquakes by city in Tottori

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

Use this regional Tottori earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Kurayoshi and Sakaiminato.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Tottori, Japan?

A 3.5 magnitude earthquake hit near Tottori on the afternoon of April 13, 2024 at 16:43 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 225km south-southwest of Yonago at a depth of 40km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Tottori, Japan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Tottori, Japan?

A 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit near Tottori on the afternoon of December 7, 1944 at 13:35 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 267km south-east of Tottori at a depth of 15km under water in the Philippine Sea. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Tottori since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Tottori, Japan?

In the past 10 years, 288 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Tottori. This averages to 29 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 13 days.