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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thursday, 2 January 2020

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thursday, 2 January 2020
Jan 2 18:34: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.6.
Jan 2 18:39: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 36.0 km.
Date & time: jeudi, 2 janvier 2020 18:23 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.71°N / 141.08°E (Japon)
Nearest volcano: Takahara (194 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 2 Jan 2020
Thu, 2 Jan 18:23 UTCM 5.6 / 60 kmNear East Coast Of Honshu, JapanEMSC
Thu, 2 Jan 18:23 UTCM 5.5 / 67.3 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanGeoAu
Thu, 2 Jan 18:23 UTCM 5.7 / 10 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanBMKG
Thu, 2 Jan 18:23 UTCM 5.6 / 17.1 km28km ENE of Hasaki, JapanUSGS
Thu, 2 Jan 18:23 UTCM 5.6 / 20 km日本本州东岸近海 (Japan)CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
(89.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Los angeles / not felt
Very strong earthquake I can feel it form faze rug / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Every time
los Angeles, USA / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kozunomori, Narita (71.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): We were woken on 3rd floor of 3 storey building by what sounded like a large truck approaching, then bed started shaking, very soon after mobile phone message alarms sounded then Public address system played alarms.
Emergency message (public domain)We are the blue dot on map (public domain)
Kozunomori ,Narita / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke us up in 3rd floor of 3 storey building, sounded like a truck arriving just before bed started rocking, then mobile phones message alarms and public address system alarms sounded.
Odessa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slidely felt the moving, but I always feel undergrounds energy, it's to have for me to feel earthquakes and more then that! I wish there was a place to to visit to explain this feeling before it happens. I'm deferent, Annunaki son!
(127 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tokyo / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Saitama / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt light shaking on 7th floor of hotel
Asakusa / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bett hat gewackelt. Bed was shaking
Narita / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Sleeping on 16th floor of hotel in Narita, shaking of room and swaying of hotel felt.
Koenji-eki / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shaking was enough to wake me up and felt the bed gently shaking for about 30 seconds.
Shinjuku / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tojyo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Narita (59 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Tokyo / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(130 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Narita-Shi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Narita airport hotel. / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke to hotel shaking and alarms going off. On the 8 th floor.
Tokyo Shimbashi (92.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Stavo dormendo quando mi sono svegliata sentendo il letto oscillare. L'oscillazione è durata qualche secondo
Uk / not felt: Dutchsinse told us on YouTube hours ago this would happen
Narita / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken up by alarm.
Yachiyo Shi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woken by it and phone's emergency alarm. Still a bit in panic.
Tokyo akasaka / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Asakaka Mitsuke / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Narita / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(96.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
MIMARU hotel Ueno East / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken from sleep by bed rocking
Sumida / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(66.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Emergency alert from phone. Loud rumble. (via app)
(143.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Yasura / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(123.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(66.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very strong loud.Emmergency alert sounded on phone. (via app)
今市 (168.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up shaking (via app)
(104.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(133.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Narita airport / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(Japan) (55 km W from epicenter)(no details): 50sec (via EMSC)
(Japan) (160 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bed shakes for about 25 sec at 3:25am (via EMSC)
Tokyo (Japan) (118 km W from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up, a whole building was shaking for about 30 sec (via EMSC)
Tokyo (Japan) (118 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was lying in bed and suddenly it felt like the hotel was shaking. Nothing happened, but I’m afraid there’ll be more? (via EMSC)
Tokyo (Japan) (118 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bed was shaking for about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (81 km W from epicenter)(no details): Moderate shaking 20 secs approx. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (159 km W from epicenter)(no details): 3:25 am hora Japon temblor sentí en Kotesashi Tokorozawa (via EMSC)
Minami (Japan) (139 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt, lasted circa 30 seconds, early warning was gladly a bit overstimated but working out very well! (via EMSC)
Tokyo (Japan) (136 km W from epicenter)(no details): 10-20 seconds felt in a high rise building (via EMSC)
(Japan) (131 km W from epicenter)(no details): Moderate shaking, about 15 sec, woke me up, Kita-Ku (via EMSC)
(Japan) (109 km W from epicenter)(no details): such a big shake for a minute. (via EMSC)

 

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