Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 35 km southeast of Kamaishi, Iwate, Japan, on Friday, 19 June 2020 at 05:45 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 40 km depth
19 Jun 05:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Jun 2020 05:45:30 UTC -
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.1°N / 142.2°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kurikoma (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) SE of Kamaishi (pop: 43,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Ōtsuchi (Kamihei-gun) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) E of Ōfunato (pop: 35,400) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Yamada (Shimohei-gun) (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) ESE of Tōno (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSE of Miyako (pop: 51,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) E of Kitakami (pop: 93,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Hanamaki (pop: 73,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NE of Sendai (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
439 km (273 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||40 km||Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan||EMSC|
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