Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 1 km north of Naze, Amami, Kagoshima, Japan, on 26 Oct 10:15 pm (GMT +9) -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 1 km north of Naze, Amami, Kagoshima, Japan, on 26 Oct 10:15 pm (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Oct 13:58 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 43 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2020 01:15:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 26 Oct 10:15 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 4.5
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.1992°N / 129.0993°E (Japon)
Volcan le plus près: Yokoate-jima (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km NNW de Naze (pop: 41,400)
197 km SW de Miyanoura (Kumage District) (pop: 6,540)
250 km SW de Nishinoomote (pop: 17,800)
258 km SSW de Makurazaki (pop: 25,000)
271 km SSW de Ibusuki (pop: 29,700)
295 km SW de Kanoya (pop: 82,300)
768 km ESE de Shanghai (Chine) (pop: 22,315,500)
1227 km SW de Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 22.8°C (73 F), humidity: 56%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from NE
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.510 km- 99 km NNW of Naze, JapanUSGS
M 4.510 kmRyukyu Islands, JapanEMSC
M 4.510 km99 Km NNW of Naze, JapanUSGS

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