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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Eastern Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 22 November 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Eastern Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 22 November 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Eastern Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 22 November 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 12.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 22 November 2014 13:08 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.63°N / 137.83°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Myoko (34 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 22 Nov 2014
Sat, 22 Nov 13:08 UTCM 6.2 / 2 kmEASTERN HONSHU, JAPANEMSC
Sat, 22 Nov 13:08 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km16km NNE of Omachi, JapanUSGS
Sat, 22 Nov 13:08 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmNNE of Omachi, JapanGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Chuo, Tokyo / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Shobu-ike, Nagakute City / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lower beeding (9447.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Yokohama / MMI IV (Light shaking)
´Nagoya City (183.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Termez / Usbekistan / MMI III (Weak shaking)
rimini / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
rimini / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Imizu shi / not felt
ogasawara / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
HND Airport ANA Lounge / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nisshin-shi (182.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Seemed a bit longer than the usual earthquake.
hon-atsugi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ueda-shi (Japan) (48 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Very strong quake for about 30 seconds. Some books and plates fell from the shelves. Hope there are no replicas - it was pretty scary. (via EMSC)


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