Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 32km E of Iwaki, Japan on Sunday, 3 February 2019
3 Feb 01:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 37 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-02-03 10:01:15 +09:00
Depth: 55.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.0898°N / 141.2472°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Adatara (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) E of Iwaki (pop: 357,300)
49 km (30 mi) SE of Namie (pop: 21,900)
56 km (35 mi) NE of Kitaibaraki (pop: 50,800)
194 km (120 mi) NE of Saitama (pop: 1,193,400)
197 km (122 mi) NE of Yono (pop: 1,077,700)
209 km (130 mi) NE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-02-03 10:01:15 +09:00 (3 Feb 01:01:15 UTC)||M 4.8 / 55.6 km||- 32km E of Iwaki, Japan||USGS|
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