Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - 24 km west of Fukushima, Japan, on Tuesday, 11 February 2020 at 19:14 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 3.9 earthquake - 24 km west of Fukushima, Japan, on Tuesday, 11 February 2020 at 19:14 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 120 km depth

11 Feb 19:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Feb 2020 19:14:30 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8°N / 140.2°E (Yonezawa Shi, Yamagata, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Azuma (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Yonezawa (pop: 94,500) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Takahata (Higashiokitama District) (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Fukushima (pop: 294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NW of Nihommatsu (Fukushima) (pop: 36,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Nagai (pop: 31,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Kaminoyama (pop: 35,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Kōriyama (Fukushima) (pop: 340,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Yamagata (pop: 254,500) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SW of Sendai (Miyagi) (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) N of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.9120 kmEastern Honshu, JapanEMSC
4.5105 km10km SE of Yonezawa, JapanUSGS

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(Japan, 35 km SE of epicenter) : I've had my fair share of earthquakes up here in Fukushima but this one was scary! (reported through EMSC)  
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