A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (mg/mb) has striked on Tuesday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Tokamachi in Japan. The temblor was reported at 07:34:48 / 7:34 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 181.65 km (113 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-19 10:34:48 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 138.5186 East, latitude 37.16 North, depth 181.65 km.
Close countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). The epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Niigata-shi (c. 505 300 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Nagano-shi (c. 360 200 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Maebashi-shi (c. 282 700 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Jōetsu (c. 204 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Nagaoka (c. 195 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Suibara, Maebashi-shi, Annaka.
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