Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Toyota, 35 km east of Seto, Aichi, Japan, on Tuesday, Dec 15, 2020 at 4:07 am (GMT +9)
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 45 km depth
14 Dec 19:13 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||Dec 14, 2020 19:07:02 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Dec 15, 2020 at 4:07 am (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||35.251°N / 137.48°E (Toyota, Aichi, Japan)|
|Antipode||35.251°S / 42.52°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Ontake-san (71 km / 44 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||25 km (15 mi) ESE of Mizunami (Gifu) (pop: 42,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Tajimi (Gifu) (pop: 107,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (21 mi) E of Seto (pop: 134,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) ENE of Toyota (pop: 362,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) NE of Aichi (Aichi-ken) (pop: 352,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (29 mi) E of Kasugai (pop: 298,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) NE of Anjo (pop: 178,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) N of Toyokawa (pop: 120,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) E of Nagoya (pop: 2,191,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
206 km (128 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 4°C (39 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 5 m/s (11 kts) from WNW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.8||45 km||SE GIFU PREF, Japan||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.