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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thursday, 11 April 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thursday, 11 April 2019

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thursday, 11 April 2019
Apr 11 08:27: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 50.0 to 42.0 km.
Apr 11 08:30: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 42.0 to 38.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 38.0 to 25.0 km.
Date & time: Thu, 11 Apr 08:18:22 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.38°N / 143.25°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Osore-yama (181 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 11 Apr 08:18 UTCM 6.0 / 30 kmOff East Coast Of Honshu, JapanEMSC
Thu, 11 Apr 08:18 UTCM 6.2 / 19.7 kmOff east coast of Honshu, Japan [Sea: Japan]INGV
Thu, 11 Apr 08:18 UTCM 6.1 / 37.4 kmOff East Coast of Honshu, JapanGeoAu
Thu, 11 Apr 08:18 UTCM 6.1 / 12.2 km144km NE of Miyako, JapanUSGS
Thu, 11 Apr 08:18 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km日本本州东岸远海 (Japan)CEIC
Thu, 11 Apr 08:18 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmOff East Coast of Honshu, JapanIMD

"I felt it" reports:
Goroka Eastern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea / not felt: I did not feel any effect
Goroka Eastern Highlands Province Papua New Guinea / not felt: I did not feel feel any effect of earthquake
Moon / MMI IX (Violent shaking): My pants were shaken till they flew away.
North Pole Alaska at 2:44am about a 5.5 quake / MMI IV (Light shaking): It suck's, but that's Alaska
Hakodate / MMI IV (Light shaking): The light started to shake when we were watching tv. It was over quickly.
Tono, Iwate Prefecture (15.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Matsushima / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kakuda, Japan / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Sapporo. Sapporo Station (337.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Misawa Japan (163.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Misawa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 22 Apr 2019
Mon, 22 Apr 17:45 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan[Map]GFZ
Wed, 8 May 2019
Wed, 8 May 00:19 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan[Map]GFZ

 

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