Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 76 km east of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan, on Wednesday, 24 June 2020 at 22:46 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 76 km east of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan, on Wednesday, 24 June 2020 at 22:46 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 54 km depth

24 Jun 22:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Jun 24 23:06: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 30.0 to 57.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 57.0 to 54.0 km.
Date & time: 24 Jun 2020 22:46:46 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.29°N / 142.35°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Osore-yama (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Hachinohe (pop: 239,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) NNE of Miyako (pop: 51,700) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) E of Ichinohe (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) ESE of Misawa (pop: 42,800) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNE of Yamada (Shimohei-gun) (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NNE of Kamaishi (pop: 43,100) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NE of Morioka (pop: 295,200) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) ESE of Aomori (pop: 298,400) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) SSE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
562 km (349 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NNE of Sangan-jima Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.554 kmNear East Coast Of Honshu, JapanEMSC
M 4.557 km71 km ESE of Hachinohe, JapanUSGS

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
559.4 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
13651.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
tokyo/ kanagawa / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 76 km east of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan, on Wednesday, 24 June 2020 at 22:46 (GMT)
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