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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan on Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan on Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Jan 21 11:28: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.6.
Date & time: Tuesday, 21 January 2020 10:17 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.54°N / 140.69°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Takahara (99 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 21 Jan 2020
Tue, 21 Jan 10:17 UTCM 4.6 / 50.4 km7km SSE of Hitachi, JapanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Hitachi city (7.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Narita, Japan / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting on the floor and suddenly shook. Then, I looked toward my bag, and it moved for a few seconds! I'm from California, but it's my 1st earthquake in Japan!


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