Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Inland Sea, 59 km northeast of Beppu, Oita, Japan, on Tuesday, 2 October 1984 at 21:28 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 63 km depth
Date & time: 2 Oct 1984 21:28:31 UTC
Depth: 63.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.527°N / 132.064°E (Inland Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Hime-shima Volcanic Group (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Kitsuki (pop: 23,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) W of Ōzu (pop: 38,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NE of Tsurusaki (pop: 77,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Hikari (pop: 45,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) S of Yanai (pop: 32,200) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NE of Ōita (pop: 448,900) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) ENE of Beppu (pop: 125,100) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Tokuyama (pop: 101,100) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) E of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
738 km (459 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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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