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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Friday, 12 October 2018

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Friday, 12 October 2018
Date & time: Fri, 12 Oct 04:15:48 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.66°N / 140.85°E
Nearest volcano: Oshima (168 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 12 Oct
Fri, 12 Oct 04:15 UTCM 5.2 / 60 kmNEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Oct 04:15 UTCM 5.3 / 61.2 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, Japan[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
(90.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): At the Haneda airport
Narita / MMI IV (Light shaking): Probably lasted around 40 seconds.
Akasaka, Tokyo / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tokyo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tokyo / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Yokohama (119.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt Narrow slow rolling. (via app)
Riesa / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(Japan) (159 km W from epicenter)(no details): Little shaking chair (via EMSC)
(Japan) (92 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt strange, the computer monitors wiggled for a few seconds. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (81 km W from epicenter)(no details): Minor swaying in Tsukiji (via EMSC)
(Japan) (93 km W from epicenter)(no details): Flat screen TV which is very sensitive to shaking was wobbling for a good 10 seconds - noticeable but weak in Nakano, Tokyo. Shindo 1 here per JMA (via EMSC)
(Japan) (89 km W from epicenter)(no details): Water in my glass trembled a little, table lamps as well. On the 2nd floor of villa, Shibuya. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (86 km W from epicenter)(no details): Vibrations légères dans le sol, rien n’a bougé autour de moi. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 18 Oct
Thu, 18 Oct 05:18 UTCM 5.1 / 52 km - [info] (174 km)Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Tokyo Nirata / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Nirata Airport
Tokyo Nirata / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Tokyo Airport nirata. Weak but recognizable. Time about 4pm
Radisson hotel Narita / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(Japan) (113 km W from epicenter)(no details): Slight shaking. I only noticed it because I was resting at the time. if I was up and about I probably would not have noticed it (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 29 Oct
Mon, 29 Oct 12:25 UTCM 4.5 / 45 km - [info] (125 km)NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
[Map]
EMSC
(241.5 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Fri, 2 Nov
Fri, 2 Nov 18:19 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (216 km)Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 14 Nov
Wed, 14 Nov 04:09 UTCM 5.0 / 106 km - [info] (53 km)NEAR S. COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
[Map]
EMSC
Tokyo near Koishikawa Botanical gardens (107.6 km NNW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Mon, 26 Nov
Mon, 26 Nov 23:33 UTCM 5.1 / 67 km - [info] (85 km)Eastern Honshu, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
koto, tokio (48.1 km S from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tatebayashi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tokyo / MMI III (Weak shaking): In bed on 10th floor of hotel. Was aware of hangers swinging at first, then could feel the room swaying.
(Japan) (58 km S from epicenter)(no details): I am on my holiday from Finland and staying at Pullman hotel Tokio. I woke up when I felt some kind of vibration. After that looked this site on net and confirmed it was an little earthquake. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (58 km S from epicenter)(no details): Tokyo Japan about 2 minutes long. Whole hotel swaying (via EMSC)
(Japan) (58 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt a tremble on the 7th floor, Shibuya, Tokyo. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Wed, 28 Nov
Wed, 28 Nov 11:14 UTCM 4.9 / 50 km - [info] (125 km)Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
(125.9 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Wed, 5 Dec
Wed, 5 Dec 12:09 UTCM 4.5 / 19 km - [info] (204 km)OFF EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 7 Dec
Fri, 7 Dec 23:13 UTCM 5.2 / 8.4 km - [info] (176 km)Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan
[Map]
GeoAu
(1148.6 km NW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
tomisato / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Wed, 12 Dec
Wed, 12 Dec 08:49 UTCM 4.8 / 69 km - [info] (87 km)NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Covington, Georgia, US / MMI III (Weak shaking): noticably felt house and bed move for a few seconds-no objects fell.
Prayagraj (5653.4 km W from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dalton, GA / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows and doors were shaking
(Japan) (149 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Tiny quake (via EMSC)
(Japan) (133 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Computer monitors shook (via EMSC)
(Japan) (131 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Trembled a little bit, but this is an old building, so was felt a bit more than usual (Shibuya, 2nd floor of villa) (via EMSC)
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