Light Magnitude 4.2 Earthquake Hits 25km WNW of Nayoro, Japan

An intermediate earthquake of magnitude 4.2 was reported 25km WNW of Nayoro, Japan, near Itaya, Nakagawa, Nakagawa District, Hokkaido 098-2800, Japan at a depth of 234.62 km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be light.

The reported time was Feb 12, 2019 at 02:55:44 UTC. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

Map showing center of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.
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