Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 24 km southeast of Nichinan, Miyazaki, Japan, on Monday, 11 June 2018 at 19:54 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 24 km southeast of Nichinan, Miyazaki, Japan, on Monday, 11 June 2018 at 19:54 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 107 km depth

11 Jun 20:03 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Jun 2018 19:54:27 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 107.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.49°N / 131.58°E (Philippines Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kirishima (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Nichinan (pop: 44,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Kushima (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) E of Shibushi (pop: 18,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Miyazaki (pop: 311,200) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ESE of Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) E of Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ESE of Kokubu-matsuki (pop: 57,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) SSE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
884 km (550 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) SSE of Kyushu Island (pop: 13,232,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.2107 kmKyushu, JapanGFZ
5.440 km KYUSHU, JAPANEMSC
5.430 km- 22km SE of Kushima, JapanUSGS

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Satsumasendai (125.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Shiganawa / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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