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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Shikoku, Japan on Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Shikoku, Japan on Wednesday, 13 March 2019
Date & time: Wed, 13 Mar 04:48:46 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.84°N / 134.91°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Sanbe (254 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 13 Mar 2019
Wed, 13 Mar 04:48 UTCM 5.2 / 40 kmShikoku, Japan[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Mar 04:48 UTCM 5.2 / 39.7 kmShikoku, Japan[Map]GeoAu
Wed, 13 Mar 04:48 UTCM 5.8 / 10 kmNear S. Coast of Honshu, Japan[Map]BMKG
Wed, 13 Mar 04:48 UTCM 5.2 / 10 kmNear S. Coast of Western Honshu (Japan)[Map]BMKG
Wed, 13 Mar 04:48 UTCM 5.2 / 33.6 km21km ESE of Anan, Japan[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Wakayama Kii Peninsula / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Felt like riding a train. Shaking lasted about 10 seconds, not as long as we are used to. Maybe the Nankai fault is warming up...
Kyoto / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very slight vibrations in Kyoto on the 3rf floor. People around me did not seem to feel it... I did not say anything as I did not want to worry them (group of foreign students...)
(112.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kyoto / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kobe / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ainaloa Subdivision Paradise Dr. / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Quakes strong enough to move bed slept in!
Asia / MMI IX (Violent shaking): I'm alive
Osaka / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Quick up and down jolt then very weak shaking for about a second or teo.
Takamatsu / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We were inside on second floor and the house was shaking.
Kobe / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Izumisano / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kobe / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(114.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Akashi (90.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): More like wobbling than shaking - at first I thought there might be a big construction vehicle, like a bulldozer, passing by my house
Nishinomiya-Shi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Tenri City Nara Prefecture / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was something, but not much
Minato-ku, Osaka / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was sat inside in my apartment 4th floor of a reincorced concrete building. I felt the floor shake for about 10 seconds but nothing creaked or fell over.
Kobe japan / MMI VI (Strong shaking): 23 rd floor sways
Kyoto (154.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Iga Shi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Osaka red roof / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Iwatsuki (Japan) (501 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It didn't shake, but there are many earthquakes and I'm worried (via EMSC)
(Japan) (51 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was felt in Wakayama City. Lasted around 5 seconds. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (246 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt, Nagoya Airport Toyoyama-Cho. Small side to side. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (155 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Other people in Kyoto felt it but not me. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (113 km N from epicenter)(no details): Très doux, pendant 3 secondes... (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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