Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 444 km southwest of Tokyo, Japan, on 28 Oct 9:23 pm (GMT +9) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 444 km southwest of Tokyo, Japan, on 28 Oct 9:23 pm (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 411 km depth

28 Oct 12:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Oct 2020 12:23:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 28 Oct 9:23 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 411.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.1358°N / 137.4964°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Aoga-shima (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
227 km (141 mi) SE of Shingū (pop: 31,600)
267 km (166 mi) SE of Tanabe (pop: 69,600)
271 km (169 mi) SSE of Ise (pop: 97,300)
286 km (178 mi) S of Hamamatsu (pop: 605,100)
287 km (178 mi) S of Iwata (pop: 88,500)
293 km (182 mi) S of Toyohashi (pop: 378,400)
417 km (259 mi) SSW of Yokohama (pop: 3,574,400)
444 km (276 mi) SSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 22.3°C (72 F), humidity: 53%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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.
M 4.3411 km226 Km SE of Shingū, JapanUSGS
M 4.3416 kmIzu Islands, Japan RegionEMSC
M 4.4414 kmSoutheast of Honshu, JapanGFZ

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