Skip Navigation About Us Access Links Site Map
News Releases
Home > Weather and Earthquakes > Earthquake Information

Earthquake Information

Earthquakes within the last week
Seismic Intensity Information Earthquake Information Earthquake and Seismic Intensity Informatio Information on seismic intensity at each site Information about distant earthquake

[Information on seismic intensity at each site]
The map and text below show a) the observed Seismic Intensity (1 and above) and its location, b) the date and time of the earthquake, and c) its epicenter and magnitude.

Click the map to zoom in

Earthquake Information (Information on seismic intensity at each site)
Issued at 19:15 JST 11 Jan 2017

Occurred at (JST) Latitude
Depth Magnitude Region Name
19:11 JST 11 Jan 2017 32.9N 130.9E 10 km 3.2 Kumamoto-ken Kumamoto-chiho

Seismic Intensity at each station
(* mark: Local Governments' or NIED's station)
PrefectureJMA Seismic IntensityStation Name
Kumamoto4Kikuchi-shi Kyokushi*
3Ozu-machi Hikinomizu*
2Kikuchi-shi Waifu*
Kikuchi-shi Shisuimachi*
Kikuyo-machi Kubota*
Nishihara-mura Komori*
Koshi-shi Takaba*
1Minami-aso-mura Nakamatsu
Minami-aso-mura Kain*
Minami-aso-mura Kawayo*
Yamaga-shi Rojin-fukushi-center*
Yamaga-shi Kikukamachi*
Yamaga-shi Kamotomachi*
Yamaga-shi Kaomachi*
Kikuchi-shi Shichijomachi*
Kashima-machi Uejima*
Mashiki-machi Kiyama
Koshi-shi Miyoshi*
Kumamoto Higashi-ku Sadowara*
Kumamoto Nishi-ku Kasuga
Kumamoto Kita-ku Uekimachi*
Fukuoka1Aka-mura Uchida*
Miyama-shi Takatamachi*
Oita1Hita-shi Maetsuemachi*
Hita-shi Nakatsuemura-tochino*

This earthquake poses no tsunami risk.
"-" in the above information represents an indeterminable value.

Some of the names of cities/towns/villages in the message are the versions used before the areas were administratively united.