M 5.9 in Japan on 07 Jul 2018 11:23 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.9M
Depth: 39.4 Km
Lat/Lon: 35.0916 , 140.6543
Event Date: 07 Jul 2018 11:23 UTC
Exposed Population: 7500000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000fz0q
Inserted at: 07 Jul 2018 11:40 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 1.5 (JPN)

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Japan ,of Kanto (population 38,543,000) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
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Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1218301 35.092/140.654 5.9 39.4 4.4 07 Jul 2018 11:45 00:22 (new episode)
2 0.01 1218301 35.092/140.654 5.9 39.4 4.21 07 Jul 2018 13:30 02:07 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Kanto Japan 2 million people
Kanto Japan 36.8 million people
Chubu Japan 950000 people

Affected populated places

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Ohara Chiba Japan City 19000 people 29 km
Katsuura Chiba Japan Village5 21000 people 32 km
Ichinomiya Chiba Japan Village5 - 41 km
Kamogawa Chiba Japan Village4 28000 people 49 km
Mobara Chiba Japan City 95000 people 49 km
Chonan Chiba Japan Village5 - 50 km
Katakai Chiba Japan City - 52 km
Fujioayashi Chiba Japan Village5 - 52 km
Oami Chiba Japan Village4 - 57 km
Kururi Chiba Japan Village5 - 57 km
Togane Chiba Japan Village4 54000 people 57 km
Ushiku Chiba Japan Village5 - 57 km
Hasunuma Chiba Japan Village5 - 58 km
Naruto Chiba Japan City 22000 people 61 km
Yokoshiba Chiba Japan Village4 - 65 km
Asahi Yokaichiba Chiba Japan Village4 - 70 km
Goi Chiba Japan Village5 - 71 km
Kisarazu Chiba Japan City 120000 people 73 km
Chiba Chiba Japan Major city 910000 people 74 km
Sakura Chiba Japan City 180000 people 79 km
Omigawa Chiba Japan City 25000 people 85 km
Chiba-nyutaun Chiba Japan Village5 - 86 km
Yokosuka Kanagawa Japan City 420000 people 91 km
Wada Chiba Japan Village5 - 58 km
Chikura Chiba Japan City - 64 km
Inuwaka Chiba Japan Village5 - 70 km
Choshi Chiba Japan City 83000 people 73 km
Tako Chiba Japan City - 73 km
Katsuyama Chiba Japan Village5 - 74 km
Tateyama Chiba Japan City 49000 people 74 km
Narita Chiba Japan City 100000 people 76 km
Nemoto Chiba Japan Village5 - 77 km
Kimitsu Chiba Japan Village4 91000 people 77 km
Yatabe Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 80 km
Sunosaki Chiba Japan Village5 - 82 km
Ino Chiba Japan Village5 - 83 km
Okunoya Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 88 km
Namegawa Chiba Japan Village5 - 90 km
Funabashi Chiba Japan City 560000 people 91 km
Ryugasaki Chiba Japan Village4 84000 people 91 km
Kansaki Chiba Japan Village5 - 93 km
Kamagaya Chiba Japan City 100000 people 94 km
Idako Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 94 km
Misaki Kanagawa Japan Village4 - 95 km
Ichikawa Chiba Japan City 450000 people 96 km
Kashima Ibaraki Japan Village4 64000 people 97 km
Koda Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 98 km
Tokyo Tokyo Japan Capital 8.1 million people 99 km
Hayama Kanagawa Japan Village5 30000 people 99 km
Kawasaki Kanagawa Japan Major city 1.2 million people 99 km
Ryugaski Ibaraki Japan Village4 - 100 km
Itako Ibaraki Japan Village5 25000 people 100 km
Edosaki Ibaraki Japan Village5 20000 people 100 km
Matsudo Chiba Japan City 460000 people 101 km
Yokohama Kanagawa Japan Major city 3.5 million people 103 km
Aso Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 103 km
Kamakura Kanagawa Japan City 160000 people 103 km
Abiko Chiba Japan City 120000 people 104 km
Negoya Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 104 km
Narage Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 105 km
Hamatsuga Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 107 km
Kihara Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 108 km
Ushiku Ibaraki Japan Village4 78000 people 108 km
Yamada Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 109 km
Inoue Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 109 km
Fuda Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 110 km
Fujisawa Kanagawa Japan City 390000 people 111 km
Yabuhana Kanagawa Japan Village5 - 113 km
Obari Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 113 km
Owada Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 114 km
Yoshikawa Saitama Japan Village4 59000 people 115 km
Yatabe Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 116 km
Chofu Tokyo Japan City 200000 people 118 km
Noda Chiba Japan City 110000 people 118 km
Chigasaki Kanagawa Japan City 230000 people 119 km
Habuminato Shizuoka Japan Village5 - 119 km
Hiratsuka Kanagawa Japan City 250000 people 121 km
Hokota Ibaraki Japan Village4 27000 people 122 km
Tamatsukuri Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 123 km
Atsugi Kanagawa Japan City 220000 people 123 km
Motomura Shizuoka Japan Village5 - 124 km
Isehara Kanagawa Japan City 100000 people 127 km
Kodaira Tokyo Japan City 180000 people 128 km
Hojubana Saitama Japan Village5 - 129 km
Ninomiya Kanagawa Japan Village5 31000 people 129 km
Katakura Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 130 km
Yoshinuma Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 130 km
Nagasu Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 131 km
Omiya Saitama Japan City 440000 people 131 km
Tachikawa Tokyo Japan City 170000 people 131 km
Kutsukake Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 132 km
Kozu Kanagawa Japan Village5 - 133 km
Okunoya Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 135 km
Hachioji Tokyo Japan City 530000 people 136 km
Shimotsuma Ibaraki Japan Village5 37000 people 136 km
Sakai Ibaraki Japan Village5 26000 people 136 km
Odawara Kanagawa Japan City 190000 people 137 km
Hirakata Saitama Japan Village5 - 137 km
Manazuru Kanagawa Japan Village5 - 139 km
Kawana Shizuoka Japan Village5 - 139 km
Kawagoe Saitama Japan City 330000 people 140 km
Kuki Saitama Japan Village4 72000 people 140 km
Mito Ibaraki Japan Major city 240000 people 141 km
Tairamachi Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 142 km
Ito Shizuoka Japan City 71000 people 142 km
Kurogo Ibaraki Japan Village4 - 142 km
Ajiro Shizuoka Japan Village5 - 142 km
Kano Kanagawa Japan Village5 - 143 km
Tomobe Ibaraki Japan Village5 36000 people 143 km
Nakaminato Ibaraki Japan Village5 31000 people 143 km
Atami Shizuoka Japan City 40000 people 144 km
Konosu Saitama Japan Village4 82000 people 144 km
Yugawara Shizuoka Japan Village5 27000 people 144 km
Sekimoto Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 145 km
Kurihashi Saitama Japan Village5 27000 people 145 km
Morokawa Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 145 km
Sugisaki Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 145 km
Wakago Shizuoka Japan Village5 - 146 km
Yamakita Kanagawa Japan Village5 - 146 km
Hanno Saitama Japan City 82000 people 147 km
Kasama Ibaraki Japan Village4 29000 people 147 km
Kadoi Ibaraki Japan Village5 - 147 km
Shimodate Ibaraki Japan City 63000 people 148 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Kisarazu 3 Mil. Paved Yes 6000
Tateyama 3 0
Shimoshizu 30 0
Tokyo Narita International NRT 42 Civ. Paved Yes 13100
Ryugasaki South 2 0
Tokyo Haneda International HND 7 Civ. Paved Yes 9800
Shimofusa 30 Civ. Paved Yes 7300
Ryugasaki 2 0
Yokohama YOK unknown 0
26 0
Atsugi NJA 62 Mil. Paved Yes 7900
Chofu 41 Civ. Paved No 3200
Hyakuri 32 Mil. Paved Yes 8800
Oshima OIM 40 Civ. Paved Yes 3900
Katsner AAF 109 Civ. Paved No 1900
Chiba-ken 19 0
Tachikawa 95 0
Yokota AFB OKO 139 Mil. Paved Yes 11000
Iruma 91 Mil. Paved Yes 6500
Honda 12 0
29 0
Miyake Jima MYE 20 Civ. Paved Yes 3900
Fuji 686 0
Onishi 20 0
Suzumenomiya 82 0
Nashigahara 1001 0
Utsunomiya QUT 102 Civ. Paved Yes 5500
Shimo Kolzumi 30 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Katsuura Ko Japan
Goi JPGOI Japan
Kisarazu JPKZU Japan
Chiba JPCHB Japan
Yokosuka JPYOS Japan
Choshi JPCHO Japan
Tateyama JPTTY Japan
Anegasaki JPANE Japan
Kurihama JPKRH Japan
Katunan Ko Japan
Kashima JPKSM Japan
Kawasaki JPKWS Japan
Neghisi JPNGI Japan
Yokohama JPYOK Japan
Ogasawara JPOGA Japan
Tokyo JPTYO Japan
Oshima JPOSM Japan
Nii Japan
Hitachi JPHTC Japan
Miyake Japan
Numazu JPNUM Japan
Tagonour JPTGO Japan

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