Latest earthquakes near Takaoka, Toyama today

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List of latest earthquakes near Takaoka.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Apr 11, 2024 13:16
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 85 km N
from Takaoka
Apr 8, 2024 22:29
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 85 km N
from Takaoka
Apr 4, 2024 11:15
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 269 km ESE
from Takaoka
Apr 2, 2024 17:24
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 73 km N
from Takaoka
Mar 23, 2024 08:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 149 km S
from Takaoka
Mar 23, 2024 02:56
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 94 km NNE
from Takaoka
Mar 22, 2024 01:08
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 200 km SW
from Takaoka
Mar 21, 2024 09:08
(Tokyo)
M 5.2 263 km ESE
from Takaoka
Mar 17, 2024 06:17
(Tokyo)
M 5.3 398 km E
from Takaoka
Mar 15, 2024 19:28
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 85 km N
from Takaoka
Mar 15, 2024 00:14
(Tokyo)
M 5.6 368 km E
from Takaoka
Mar 13, 2024 03:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 47 km NW
from Takaoka
Mar 9, 2024 12:47
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 73 km N
from Takaoka
Mar 7, 2024 15:41
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 64 km N
from Takaoka
Mar 7, 2024 05:40
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 219 km SE
from Takaoka
Mar 5, 2024 11:17
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 122 km NNE
from Takaoka
Mar 4, 2024 17:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 57 km NNW
from Takaoka
Mar 2, 2024 20:23
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 297 km ESE
from Takaoka
Mar 1, 2024 13:14
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 62 km N
from Takaoka
Mar 1, 2024 05:43
(Tokyo)
M 5.1 359 km ESE
from Takaoka
Mar 1, 2024 01:01
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 282 km ESE
from Takaoka
Feb 29, 2024 18:35
(Tokyo)
M 5.1 356 km ESE
from Takaoka
Feb 28, 2024 17:29
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 223 km SW
from Takaoka
Feb 28, 2024 16:14
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 73 km N
from Takaoka
Feb 18, 2024 19:48
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 88 km SSW
from Takaoka

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Recent Takaoka Earthquake News

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

Takaoka Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
78 Yearly
Within 300 km, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.7
Apr 11, 2024 13:16

Average

A total of 788 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Takaoka, Toyama in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 78 earthquakes per year, or 6 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Takaoka roughly every 4 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Takaoka in 2024. A total of 206 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Takaoka that year. The strongest had a 7.5 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Takaoka in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Takaoka 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 Takaoka (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 734 93.15%
Mag. 5 48 6.09%
Mag. 6 5 0.63%
Mag. 7 1 0.13%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Takaoka

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 7.5
On Jan 1, 2024 16:10.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 8
On Sep 1, 1923 11:58.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Takaoka occurred on Jan 1, 2024 16:10 local time (Asia/Tokyo timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.5 and struck 85 kilometers (53 mi) north-northeast of Takaoka, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Takaoka in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8 earthquake struck on Sep 1, 1923 11:58, 266 kilometers (165 mi) north-northeast of Takaoka. It is the strongest earthquake near Takaoka 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 Takaoka, Toyama 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 Takaoka.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Takaoka.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
Jan 1, 2024 16:10
(Tokyo)
M 7.5 85 km NNE
from Takaoka
May 5, 2023 14:42
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 92 km NNE
from Takaoka
Jan 1, 2024 16:18
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 52 km NNW
from Takaoka
Nov 22, 2014 22:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 79 km E
from Takaoka
Sep 29, 2021 17:37
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 275 km NNW
from Takaoka
May 5, 2014 05:18
(Tokyo)
M 6.0 298 km SE
from Takaoka
Jan 9, 2024 17:59
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 141 km NNE
from Takaoka
Jan 1, 2024 16:06
(Tokyo)
M 5.8 85 km NNE
from Takaoka
Jan 1, 2024 16:56
(Tokyo)
M 5.6 62 km N
from Takaoka
May 5, 2023 21:58
(Tokyo)
M 5.6 85 km NNE
from Takaoka

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Nearest earthquakes from Takaoka

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

List of nearest earthquakes from Takaoka.
Date and Time Magnitude Distance
May 29, 2014 14:49
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 26 km N
from Takaoka
Jan 21, 2022 21:10
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 41 km ESE
from Takaoka
Oct 12, 2017 08:21
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 43 km SSE
from Takaoka
Oct 1, 2022 11:40
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 43 km S
from Takaoka
Mar 2, 2015 04:21
(Tokyo)
M 4.7 44 km ESE
from Takaoka
Sep 2, 2020 02:49
(Tokyo)
M 4.5 44 km SW
from Takaoka
Jan 23, 2024 02:13
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 44 km NNW
from Takaoka
Jan 5, 2024 00:04
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 44 km N
from Takaoka
Nov 17, 2015 19:15
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 46 km N
from Takaoka
Jan 2, 2024 17:13
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 48 km NNW
from Takaoka

Map of Nearest Earthquakes from Takaoka

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Takaoka, Toyama?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Takaoka on the afternoon of April 11, 2024 at 13:16 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 85km north of Takaoka at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Takaoka, Toyama in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Takaoka, Toyama?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Takaoka on the morning of September 1, 1923 at 11:58 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 266km south-east of Takaoka at a depth of 15km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Takaoka since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Takaoka, Toyama?

In the past 10 years, 788 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Takaoka. This averages to 79 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 5 days.