Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Philippines Sea, 101 km southeast of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan, on 2019-11-19 21:03:46 +09:00 -

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Philippines Sea, 101 km southeast of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan, on 2019-11-19 21:03:46 +09:00

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 22 km depth

19 Nov 13:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Nov 2019 12:03:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2019-11-19 21:03:46 +09:00
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 21.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.538°N / 129.9153°E (Philippines Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Yokoate-jima (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
101 km (63 mi) SSE of Naze (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) ENE of Nago (pop: 59,600) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) NE of Gushikawa (pop: 65,300) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) NE of Katsuren-haebaru (Uruma) (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
249 km (154 mi) NE of Okinawa (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) NE of Ginowan (pop: 91,800) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) NE of Naha (pop: 300,800) --> See nearby quakes!
268 km (166 mi) NE of Tomigusuku (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (169 mi) NE of Itoman (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
1295 km (804 mi) SW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) ENE of Okinawa Island (pop: 1,301,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) SE of Kakeroma Jima Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.622 km101km SSE of Naze, JapanUSGS
M 4.630 kmRyukyu Islands, JapanEMSC

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