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Table 1 Representative paleotsunami history in Miyako and Yaeyama Islands

From: Millennial paleotsunami history at Minna Island, southern Ryukyu Islands, Japan

Study Recurrence (years) Tsunami age (cal years BP) Study area Type of tsunami deposits
Araoka et al. (2013) 150–400 250–50
450–250
650–450
1050–650
1250–1050
1550–1250
1850–1550
2300–2050
Miyako Islands
Yaeyama Islands
Boulder
Kawana and Nakata (1994) 500–1000 150
600–450
1150–950
2450–1900
3700
4400–4300
Miyako Islands Boulder
Sand
Omoto (2012) - A.D. 1771–B.C. 252 Miyako Islands Boulder
Okinawa Prefecture Gusukube Town Board of Education (2004) - A.D. 1771 Miyako Islands Sand
Kugai (2011) - A.D. 1771 Miyako Islands Sand
Nakaza et al. (2013)   A.D. 1771 Miyako Islands Sand
Ando et al. (2018) 630 248
920–620
1670–1250
2700–1670
Yaeyama Islands  
Yamamoto (2008) and Yamamoto et al. (2009) - 750–200 Yaeyama Islands Boulder
Sand