Latest earthquakes near Yamanashi, Japan today

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List of latest earthquakes near Yamanashi.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Apr 11, 2024 13:16
(Tokyo)
M 3.7 238 km NNW
from Kōfu
Apr 8, 2024 22:29
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 238 km NNW
from Kōfu
Apr 6, 2024 00:40
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 277 km NE
from Kōfu
Apr 4, 2024 12:16
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 376 km NE
from Kōfu
Apr 4, 2024 11:15
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 101 km E
from Kōfu
Apr 3, 2024 12:34
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 160 km E
from Kōfu
Apr 2, 2024 17:24
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 244 km NW
from Kōfu
Apr 2, 2024 05:57
(Tokyo)
M 4.0 220 km E
from Kōfu
Mar 30, 2024 23:23
(Tokyo)
M 4.1 287 km ENE
from Kōfu
Mar 27, 2024 23:13
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 228 km SW
from Kōfu
Mar 27, 2024 06:06
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 172 km E
from Kōfu
Mar 23, 2024 08:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 164 km W
from Kōfu
Mar 23, 2024 02:56
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 226 km NNW
from Kōfu
Mar 22, 2024 01:08
(Tokyo)
M 3.6 263 km W
from Kōfu
Mar 21, 2024 09:08
(Tokyo)
M 5.2 117 km ENE
from Kōfu
Mar 18, 2024 18:49
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 148 km E
from Kōfu
Mar 18, 2024 03:50
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 154 km E
from Kōfu
Mar 18, 2024 02:25
(Tokyo)
M 4.2 299 km NE
from Kōfu
Mar 17, 2024 06:17
(Tokyo)
M 5.3 307 km ENE
from Kōfu
Mar 15, 2024 19:28
(Tokyo)
M 3.5 238 km NNW
from Kōfu
Mar 15, 2024 00:14
(Tokyo)
M 5.6 279 km NE
from Kōfu
Mar 14, 2024 13:51
(Tokyo)
M 4.4 284 km SSW
from Kōfu
Mar 13, 2024 20:24
(Tokyo)
M 4.6 290 km ENE
from Kōfu
Mar 13, 2024 03:31
(Tokyo)
M 4.3 229 km NW
from Kōfu
Mar 9, 2024 12:47
(Tokyo)
M 3.9 233 km NW
from Kōfu

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Yamanashi

Recent Yamanashi Earthquake News

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Yamanashi Earthquake Statistics

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

Average

A total of 1910 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 300 km (186 mi) of Yamanashi, Japan in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 191 earthquakes per year, or 15 per month. On average an earthquake will hit near Yamanashi roughly every 1 days.

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Yamanashi in 2024. A total of 241 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 300 km of Yamanashi that year. The strongest had a 7.5 magnitude.

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

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Yamanashi in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 8 or above have occurred near Yamanashi 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 Yamanashi (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 1766 92.46%
Mag. 5 137 7.17%
Mag. 6 6 0.31%
Mag. 7 1 0.05%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Yamanashi

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 Yamanashi occurred on Jan 1, 2024 16:10 local time (Asia/Tokyo timezone). It had a magnitude of 7.5 and struck 233 kilometers (145 mi) north-northwest of Kōfu, at a depth of 10 km. Discover more strong earthquakes near Yamanashi in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-8 earthquake struck on Sep 1, 1923 11:58, 83 kilometers (52 mi) north-northwest of Kōfu. It is the strongest earthquake near Yamanashi 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 Yamanashi, 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 Yamanashi.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Yamanashi.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jan 1, 2024 16:10
(Tokyo)
M 7.5 233 km NNW
from Kōfu
May 5, 2023 14:42
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 238 km NNW
from Kōfu
Nov 22, 2014 22:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 124 km NNW
from Kōfu
Jan 1, 2024 16:18
(Tokyo)
M 6.2 230 km NW
from Kōfu
May 26, 2023 19:03
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 178 km E
from Kōfu
Nov 14, 2022 17:08
(Tokyo)
M 6.1 236 km SSW
from Kōfu
May 5, 2014 05:18
(Tokyo)
M 6.0 114 km SE
from Kōfu
Jul 7, 2018 20:23
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 198 km ESE
from Kōfu
Jun 25, 2020 04:47
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 228 km E
from Kōfu
Oct 7, 2021 22:41
(Tokyo)
M 5.9 136 km E
from Kōfu

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Yamanashi

Earthquakes by city in Yamanashi

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

Use this regional Yamanashi earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Fujiyoshida, Hokuto, Ryūō, Nirasaki, Ōtsuki, Isawa, Uenohara, Fujikawaguchiko and Enzan.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

When was the last earthquake in Yamanashi, Japan?

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Yamanashi on the afternoon of April 11, 2024 at 13:16 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 238km north-northwest of Kōfu at a depth of 10km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Yamanashi, Japan in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Yamanashi, Japan?

A 8 magnitude earthquake hit near Yamanashi on the morning of September 1, 1923 at 11:58 local time (Asia/Tokyo). The center of this earthquake was located 83km east-southeast of Kōfu at a depth of 15km under water in the North Pacific Ocean. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Yamanashi since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Yamanashi, Japan?

In the past 10 years, 1910 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Yamanashi. This averages to 191 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 2 days.