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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN on Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN on Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 66.0 to 69.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 12 December 2018 08:49 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 69.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.52°N / 140.61°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Takahara (87 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
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Wed, 12 Dec 08:49 UTCM 4.8 / 61.8 km- 7km N of Funaishikawa, JapanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
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) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dalton, GA / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows and doors were shaking
Atlanta, Georgia / MMI III (Weak shaking): Scared me. More of moderate waves than a 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)
(Japan) (127 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Made the Christmas tree wobble and decorations bobble around a bit (via EMSC)
Iwatsuki (Japan) (108 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Shook a little (via EMSC)

 

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