Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 1 km southeast of Kumamoto, Japan, on Friday, 17 July 2020 at 05:54 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Jul 06:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Jul 2020 05:54:30 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.8°N / 130.7°E (Kumamoto Shi, Kumamoto, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Unzen (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SE of Kumamoto (pop: 680,400) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) S of Uekimachi-mōno (Kumamoto) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Uto (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) N of Matsubase (Uki) (pop: 26,200) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Ōzu (Kikuchi District) (pop: 29,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Kikuchi (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Yamaga (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Honmachi (pop: 104,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
887 km (551 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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