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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Monday, 16 February 2015

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Monday, 16 February 2015

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Monday, 16 February 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 24.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 16 February 2015 23:06 UTC
Magnitude: 6.7
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.85°N / 142.92°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Osore-yama (197 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^14 J (197 GWh / 1.7*10^5 tons of TNT / 10.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 16 Feb 2015
Mon, 16 Feb 23:06 UTCM 6.7 / 23 km83km ENE of Miyako, JapanUSGS
Mon, 16 Feb 23:06 UTCM 6.7 / 23 kmENE of Miyako, JapanGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Misses / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Sapporo (Japan) (378 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Les vibrations étaient très faibles. Ma lampe de plafond a légèrement bougé mais rien d'autre à signaler. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource


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