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Terremoto leve mag. 4.7 - North Pacific Ocean, 90 km SSE of Mobara, Chiba, Japan, sábado, 14 may 2022 19:48 (GMT +9) -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.7 - North Pacific Ocean, 90 km SSE of Mobara, Chiba, Japan, sábado, 14 may 2022 19:48 (GMT +9) Terremoto leve mag. 4.7 - North Pacific Ocean, 90 km SSE of Mobara, Chiba, Japan, sábado, 14 may 2022 19:48 (GMT +9)

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.7 a 69 km de profundidad

14 May 10:56 UTC: Primero en informar: NIED después de 8 minutos.
14 May 11:13: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: USGS
Update Sat, 14 May 2022, 11:00

Moderate magnitude 4.7 quake hits 91 km southeast of Mobara, Japan early evening

4.7 quake 14 May 7:48 pm (GMT +9)
4.7 quake 14 May 7:48 pm (GMT +9)
Just 12 minutes ago, a 4.7-magnitude earthquake struck near Mobara, Mobara Shi, Chiba, Japan. The tremor was recorded early evening on Saturday, May 14th, 2022, at 7:48 pm local time, at an intermediate depth of 94.4 km below the surface.
The event was filed by Japan's National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED), the first seismological agency to report it.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Katsuura (pop. 22,300) located 61 km from the epicenter, Kamogawa (pop. 29,100) 65 km away, Ōhara (pop. 20,200) 70 km away, Tateyama (pop. 50,100) 72 km away, Mobara (pop. 97,300) 91 km away, Futtsu (pop. 51,700) 100 km away, Kisarazu (pop. 122,500) 100 km away, and Chiba (pop. 919,700) 114 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

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Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora14 May 2022 10:48:32 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentrosábado, 14 may 2022 19:48 (GMT +9)
Prof.69.3 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud34.6635°N / 140.6304°E (Océano Pacífico Norte, Japón)
Antipode34.664°S / 39.37°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor muy débil
Sentido1 informe
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoOshima (113 km / 70 mi)
Lugares cercanos61 km al SSE de Katsuura (pop: 22,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
68 km al SE de Kamogawa (pop: 29,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
68 km al SSE de Ōhara (Isumi) (pop: 20,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
78 km al ESE de Tateyama (pop: 50,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
90 km al SSE de Mobara (pop: 97,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
99 km al SSE de Ōami (pop: 53,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
102 km al SE de Kisarazu (pop: 122,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
114 km al SSE de Chiba (pop: 919,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
124 km al SE de Yokohama (pop: 3,574,400) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
142 km al SE de Tokio (pop: 8,336,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
135 km al ENE de Shikine-jima Island (pop: 600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
189 km al NNE de Hachijojima Island (pop: 7,520) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
281 km al ESE de Honshu Island (pop: 104,000,000) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoOvercast Clouds 21.2°C (70 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 10 m/s (19 kts) from WSW
Energía sísmica estimada liberada7.1 x 1011 joules (197 MWh, equivalente a 169 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
4.769 km60 Km SSE of Katsuura, JapanUSGS
4.678 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanGFZ
4.769 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanRaspberryShake


Seismic station: Matsushiro, Japan (MAJO/IU network) | Distance from quake: 303 km / 188 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Matsushiro, Japan: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Tokyo (143.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s (reported through our app)

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