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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 20 August 2016

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 20 August 2016

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake  - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 20 August 2016
Aug 20 09:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Aug 20 09:19: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.9.
Date & time: Sat, 20 Aug 09:01:26 UTC
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.39°N / 143.62°E
Nearest volcano: Osore-yama (242 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 20 Aug
Sat, 20 Aug 09:01 UTCM 6.0 / 10 kmOFF EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN[Map]EMSC
Sat, 20 Aug 09:01 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmOff east coast of Honshu, Japan [Sea: Japan][Map]INGV
Sat, 20 Aug 09:01 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km- 167km ENE of Miyako, Japan[Map]USGS
Sat, 20 Aug 09:01 UTCM 6.0 / 10 kmNE of Miyako, Japan[Map]GeoAu
Sat, 20 Aug 09:01 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km日本本州东岸远海[Map]CEIC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Misawa (194.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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