Historic Earthquakes

Magnitude 7.0 OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
2003 October 31 01:06:28 UTC

World Location
Regional Location

Felt strongly in Miyagi Prefecture. Felt in much of Tohoku District and as far away as Tokyo. A tsunami of about 50 cm was recorded along the Miyagi coast. Recorded (4 JMA) in Miyagi; (3 JMA) from Aomori to Shizuoka; (1 JMA) as far south as Aichi Prefecture. Recorded (2 JMA) in the Esahi area and (1 JMA) in eastern and south-central Hokkaido.