Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Japan Sea, 30 km north of Miyazu, Kyoto, Japan, on Saturday, 4 Apr 2020 12:28 pm (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 20 km depth
4 Apr 12:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 4 Apr 2020 12:28 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.8°N / 135.2°E (Japan Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Takara (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) N of Miyazu (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNW of Maizuru (pop: 92,500) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of Toyooka (pop: 46,500) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) N of Ayabe (pop: 37,600) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) N of Fukuchiyama (pop: 68,700) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Tsuruga (pop: 68,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ENE of Tottori-shi (pop: 154,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Fukui-shi (pop: 248,700) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NNW of Osaka (pop: 2,592,400) --> See nearby quakes!
406 km (252 mi) W of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||20 km||Western Honshu, Japan||EMSC|
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