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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Kyushu, Japan on Thursday, 9 May 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Kyushu, Japan on Thursday, 9 May 2019

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Kyushu, Japan on Thursday, 9 May 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 53.0 to 10.0 km.
May 10 08:52: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.2.
Date & time: Thu, 9 May 23:48:41 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.83°N / 131.76°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kirishima (85 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 9 May 2019
Thu, 9 May 23:48 UTCM 6.4 / 33 kmKyushu, JapanEMSC
Thu, 9 May 23:48 UTCM 6.2 / 20.4 kmKyushu, JapanGeoAu
Thu, 9 May 23:48 UTCM 6.1 / 23 km43km ESE of Miyazaki-shi, JapanUSGS
Thu, 9 May 23:48 UTCM 6.0 / 10 kmKyushu, JapanIMD

"I felt it" reports:
Kagoshima City, Kagoshima / MMI V (Moderate shaking): A little scary. Not too bad.
Paraná Brazil / not felt: Não senti
(846.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Beijing / MMI IX (Violent shaking): I died
Iwakuni / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miyazaki / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nagasaki fuerto hotel / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Iwatsuki (Japan) (878 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I'm worried about the yawning of the earth (via EMSC)

 

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