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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Eastern Honshu, Japan on Monday, 13 January 2020

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Eastern Honshu, Japan on Monday, 13 January 2020
Jan 13 20:08: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 50.0 to 80.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 70.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 70.0 to 80.0 km.
Jan 13 20:14: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 60.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 13 January 2020 19:53 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.08°N / 139.81°E (Japon)
Nearest volcano: Akagi (59 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 13 Jan 2020
Mon, 13 Jan 19:53 UTCM 5.0 / 55 kmEastern Honshu, JapanGFZ
Mon, 13 Jan 19:53 UTCM 5.0 / 60.6 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanGeoAu
Mon, 13 Jan 19:53 UTCM 5.0 / 38.7 km4km SSE of Ishige, JapanUSGS
Mon, 13 Jan 19:53 UTCM 5.1 / 53 kmEastern Honshu, JapanBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Tokyo / MMI VI (Strong shaking): My pet dodo bird died in the quake
(54.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
江東区 (50.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Akasaka, tokyo / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was woken up by it. The bed was shaking heavily.
(33 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Shinjuku / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was a little startling first time in Tokyo too
Shinjuku / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(47.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(55.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Ginza Tokyo / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light sleepers woke up. Glass rattling, building light shaking.
Yotsukaido / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kawaguchi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(47.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(51.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
(62.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Tokyo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(50.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): It started with maximum shaking. The building creaked. And it slowly stopped. (via app)
Akihabara, Tokyo, japan (42.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in bed awake. I nearly felled asleep but suddenly my bed started to shake and the bathroom started to make noise (cracking sounds). I'm in akihabara, Tokyo, Japan
Yokohama / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
1-9, Maihama, Urayasu, Chiba 279-0031 / MMI IV (Light shaking): On 9th floor of Sheraton Tokyo Bay hotel. Shaking woke two of us up just prior to 0500am.
(71.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 長い揺れ (via app)
Tokyo / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It woke me up as bed head board rattled against the wall. Was v brief maybe 1-2 seconds
Akasaka-mitsuke (45.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(72.7 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(17.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(Japan) (38 km S from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking lasting no longer than 15 seconds. First earthquake experienced. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (87 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bed was shaking and windows were rattling. Woke me up. (via EMSC)
Kanagawa (Japan) (66 km S from epicenter)(no details): Slight shaking that woked me up from sleep (via EMSC)
(Japan) (51 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Occurred at almost 5am local time. Woke me from sleep, and light shaking lasted for almost a minute on the ground floor. . (via EMSC)
(Japan) (49 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I feel that very strong. Bed shaking and apartment shaking (via EMSC)
(Japan) (42 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up with a very noticeable jolt and lasted 30 seconds. Could hear the house creaking too (via EMSC)
(Japan) (39 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Etwas ungut (via EMSC)
(Japan) (31 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Was woken up by it. Building was shaking a lot, no damage but it was fairly scary. All of my friends were also woken up by it. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (114 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I felt very little shake (via EMSC)
Chuo (Japan) (70 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleepy, my bed start shaking so i wake up. This was a strong jolt but a single one... my first earthquake in Japan (via EMSC)
(Japan) (62 km N from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up (via EMSC)
(Japan) (62 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was at 4:55am and lasted about 15 seconds. It shook the windows and made the bed shake. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (54 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The quake hindered my sleep, it shook for about 10 seconds. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (47 km SW from epicenter)(no details): My bed was shaking slightly and woke me up (via EMSC)
(Japan) (46 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte movimiento 4:54 am del martes 14 Enero desde Kotesashi, Tokorozawa, Saitama ken se sintió como de grado 5 (via EMSC)
(Japan) (37 km S from epicenter)(no details): Strong and quick shake about 10 sec, Kita-Ku (via EMSC)
(Japan) (11 km NE from epicenter)(no details): very big shake (via EMSC)

 

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