A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (mg/mb) has occurred on Friday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Takanabe in Japan. The temblor was reported at 01:14:08 / 1:14 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 47.82 km (30 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-01 04:14:08 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 131.7948 East, latitude 32.0583 North, depth 47.82 km.
Close countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Miyazaki-shi (c. 311 200 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Miyakonojō (c. 131 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Nobeoka (c. 121 900 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Nichinan (c. 44 200 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kobayashi (c. 39 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shibushi, Sueyoshichō-ninokata, Kushima.
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