Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Kyushu, Japan on Tuesday, 7 April 2020
7 Apr 18:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.7°N / 129.5°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Satsuma Maru-yama (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (45 mi) W of Kushikino (pop: 25,700)
74 km (46 mi) SW of Ushibukamachi (pop: 16,700)
75 km (47 mi) SW of Akune (pop: 25,100)
101 km (62 mi) W of Kagoshima (pop: 555,400)
166 km (103 mi) SW of Kumamoto (pop: 680,400)
1042 km (647 mi) SW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 7 Apr 17:53 UTC||M 4.1 / 10 km||Kyushu, Japan||EMSC|
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