Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 4.4 km northwest of Fukui-shi, Japan, on Friday, September 4, 2020 at 00:30 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
4 Sep 00:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.1°N / 136.2°E↗ (Fukui, Fukui, Japan)
Antipode: 36.1°S / 43.8°W↗
Nearest volcano: Haku-san (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NNW of Fukui-shi (pop: 248,700) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SW of Maruoka (Sakai) (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Mikuni (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) N of Sabae (pop: 66,300) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) N of Takefu (pop: 75,800) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Katsuyama (pop: 27,100) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Ono (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Komatsu (Ishikawa) (pop: 109,000) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NNW of Nagoya (Aichi) (pop: 2,191,300) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) W 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) More info
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|3.6||10 km||Near West Coast Of Honshu, Japan||EMSC|
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