A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Miyako in Japan. The temblor was reported at 10:02:18 / 10:02 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 77.34 km (48 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-25 01:02:18 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 141.7415 East, latitude 39.9243 North, depth 77.34 km.
Close countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Morioka-shi (c. 295 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Hachinohe (c. 239 000 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Kitakami (c. 93 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Hanamaki (c. 73 100 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Miyako (c. 51 700 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ōfunato, Misawa, Kitakami.
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