Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 24 km west of Matsumoto, Japan, on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 09:58 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 Jul 10:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.2°N / 137.7°E (Matsumoto Shi, Nagano, Japan)
Antipode: 36.2°S / 42.3°W
Nearest volcano: Yake-dake (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Toyoshina (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SW of Hotaka (pop: 33,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Matsumoto (pop: 210,700) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Shiojiri (pop: 67,200) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Okaya (pop: 54,300) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WNW of Suwa (pop: 54,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Ina (pop: 62,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Nagano (pop: 360,200) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) ESE of Kanazawa (Ishikawa) (pop: 458,900) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) WNW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|3.6||10 km||Eastern Honshu, Japan||EMSC|
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