Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 80 km southeast of Naze, Amami, Kagoshima, Japan, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 15:35 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.2 quake Philippines Sea, 91 km southeast of Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Japan, 17 Nov 2020 12:08 am (GMT +9), which had occurred 27 minutes earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Philippine Sea, 80 km southeast of Naze, Amami, Kagoshima, Japan, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 15:35 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 16 Nov 2020 15:35:34 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.7341°N / 129.876°E (Philippines Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Yokoate-jima (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
80 km (50 mi) SSE of Naze (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) NE of Nago (pop: 59,600) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) NE of Gushikawa (pop: 65,300) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) NE of Katsuren-haebaru (Uruma) (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) NE of Okinawa (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) NE of Ginowan (pop: 91,800) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) NE of Naha (pop: 300,800) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) NE of Tomigusuku (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) NE of Itoman (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
1281 km (796 mi) SW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) NE of Okinawa Island (pop: 1,301,000) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SE of Kakeroma Jima Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.610 km80 Km SSE of Naze, JapanUSGS

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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 80 km southeast of Naze, Amami, Kagoshima, Japan, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 15:35 (GMT)
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