Moderate 4.2 quake hits near Ishinomaki, Ishinomaki Shi, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan
Tue, 14 Jun 2022, 16:4616:46 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 12 minutes ago 61 km east of Ishinomaki, Japan, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
4.2 quake 15 Jun 1:33 am (GMT +9)
The quake hit at a moderately shallow depth of 60 km beneath the epicenter near Ishinomaki, Ishinomaki Shi, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan, early morning on Wednesday, June 15th, 2022, at 1:33 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by Japan's National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED), which listed it as a magnitude 4.6 earthquake.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Ishinomaki (pop. 117,200) located 61 km from the epicenter, Yamoto (pop. 32,000) 68 km away, Ofunato (pop. 35,400) 79 km away, Schiogama (pop. 59,500) 85 km away, Rifu (pop. 35,000) 90 km away, Furukawa (pop. 76,300) 93 km away, Ichinoseki (pop. 63,000) 95 km away, Tomiya (pop. 42,500) 97 km away, and Sendai (pop. 1,063,100) 100 km away.
If you felt it, report it through our site or app right now!
I felt this quake
Date & time: Jun 15, 2022 1:33 am (GMT +9) local time (14 Jun 2022 16:33 GMT)
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.4°N / 142°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Primary data source: EMSC
Tue, 14 Jun 2022, 15:55
An earthquake of magnitude 3.8 occurred only 11 minutes ago 28 miles southwest of Cantwell, Alaska, United States, the United States Geological Survey reported. ... Read all
Tue, 14 Jun 2022, 15:43
An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 occurred early evening on Tuesday, June 14th, 2022, at 7:30 pm local time near Qazvin, Qazvin Province, Iran, as reported by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ). ... Read all