A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (mg/mb) has striked on Wednesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Nemuro in Japan. The temblor was reported at 02:49:51 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 72.45 km (45 miles). Global time of event 28/04/15 / 2015-04-28 17:49:51 / April 28, 2015 @ 5:49 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 145.7419 East, latitude 43.1835 North, depth 72.45 km, unique identifier, us200029yd.
Close countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). The epicenter was 21 km (13 miles) from Nemuro (c. 31 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Shibetsu (c. 21 700 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Yuzhno-Kuril’sk (c. 6 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yuzhno-Kuril’sk, Shibetsu, Nemuro.
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