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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Tuesday, 23 June 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.7 quake: Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Sat, 30 May 11h23, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - Bonin Islands, Japan Region on Tuesday, 23 June 2015
Jun 23 14:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.5.
Date & time: Tuesday, 23 June 2015 12:18 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 480.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.7°N / 139.75°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Doyo (98 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^14 J (98.6 GWh / 84802 tons of TNT / 5.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 23 Jun 2015
Tue, 23 Jun 12:18 UTCM 6.5 / 472 km BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGIONEMSC
Tue, 23 Jun 12:18 UTCM 6.3 / 456 kmNW of Chichi-shima, JapanGeoAu

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Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
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