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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Volcano Islands, Japan Region on Sunday, 19 August 2018

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Volcano Islands, Japan Region on Sunday, 19 August 2018

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Volcano Islands, Japan Region on Sunday, 19 August 2018
Aug 19 04:18: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 6.1.
Date & time: Sun, 19 Aug 04:05:44 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.47°N / 143.48°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Nikko (128 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
Kuta, Bali / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 18 Dec 2018
Tue, 18 Dec 01:15 UTCM 4.9 / 31.4 km - [info]- Volcano Islands, Japan region[Map]USGS
Wed, 30 Jan 2019
Wed, 30 Jan 23:07 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 208km ESE of Iwo Jima, Japan[Map]USGS
Wed, 6 Mar 2019
Wed, 6 Mar 19:29 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Volcano Islands, Japan Region (Northern Mariana Islands)[Map]GFZ
Thu, 4 Apr 2019
Thu, 4 Apr 21:34 UTCM 5.0 / 35 km - [info]Volcano Islands, Japan Region[Map]BMKG
Wed, 24 Apr 2019
Wed, 24 Apr 23:27 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]Volcano Islands, Japan Region[Map]BMKG
Sat, 1 Jun 2019
Sat, 1 Jun 20:13 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Volcano Islands, Japan Region[Map]GFZ

 

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