Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Japan Sea, 221 km northwest of Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan, on Wednesday, 12 August 2020 at 23:23 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Japan Sea, 221 km northwest of Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan, on Wednesday, 12 August 2020 at 23:23 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.0 at 421 km depth

12 Aug 23:32 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 9 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Aug 2020 23:23:53 UTC -
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 421.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.6°N / 134.47°E (Mer du Japon, Japon)
Volcan le plus près: Oki-Dogo (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
215 km NO de Mikuni (pop: 23,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
221 km ONO de Kanazawa (pop: 458,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
221 km NO de Komatsu (pop: 109,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
231 km NO de Fukui-shi (pop: 248,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
235 km N de Tottori-shi (pop: 154,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
245 km ONO de Takaoka (pop: 170,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
263 km ONO de Toyama (pop: 325,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
267 km NNE de Matsue (pop: 156,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
346 km NO de Nagoya (pop: 2,191,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
512 km ONO de Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.0421 kmSea of JapanGFZ
4.24 kmSea Of JapanEMSC
4.2397 km228 km NW of Mikuni, JapanUSGS

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