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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - NEAR S. COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN on Sunday, 7 October 2018

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - NEAR S. COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN on Sunday, 7 October 2018
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 42.0 to 40.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 40.0 to 42.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 7 October 2018 01:14 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.97°N / 137.45°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Ontake-san (98 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 7 Oct 2018
Sun, 7 Oct 01:14 UTCM 4.8 / 41.6 km- 12km N of Shinshiro, JapanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Tenpaku-ku, Nagoya / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kani-shi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nagoya / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Toyota city (32 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Glass of book shelf was shaking for 20 (via app)
(32 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Glass of book shelf was shaking for 20 (via app)
(Japan) (15 km S from epicenter)(no details): I felt a slight wobble in the car and wondered if it was an earthquake. (via EMSC)
Iwatsuki (Japan) (228 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I didn't feel shaking (via EMSC)
(Japan) (94 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fifth floor hotel. Bed trembling for at least ten seconds. Stronger with time passing (via EMSC)
(Japan) (73 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was cool (via EMSC)

 

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