Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - 43 km northeast of Miyako, Iwate, Japan, on Tuesday, 19 May 2020 at 00:46 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 80 km depth
19 May 00:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 19 May 2020 00:46:30 UTC -
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.8°N / 142.4°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Nanashigure (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Miyako (pop: 51,700) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NE of Yamada (Shimohei-gun) (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NE of Ōtsuchi (Kamihei-gun) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Kamaishi (pop: 43,100) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NE of Tōno (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) E of Morioka (pop: 295,200) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SE of Hachinohe (pop: 239,000) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) ENE of Kitakami (pop: 93,900) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NE of Sendai (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
515 km (320 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||80 km||Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan||EMSC|
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