Mag. 3.0 earthquake - E OFF MIYAGI PREF on Jun 20, 2016 23:27:25.98
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 30 km depth
20 Jun 14:34 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 20, 2016 23:27:25.98
Depth: 29.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.706°N / 142.269°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kurikoma (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) SE of Ōfunato (pop: 35,400)
72 km (45 mi) SSE of Kamaishi (pop: 43,100)
80 km (50 mi) SSE of Ōtsuchi (Kamihei-gun) (pop: 16,500)
89 km (55 mi) SSE of Yamada (Shimohei-gun) (pop: 20,100)
90 km (56 mi) ENE of Ishinomaki (pop: 117,200)
93 km (58 mi) SE of Tōno (pop: 26,800)
132 km (82 mi) ENE of Sendai (pop: 1,063,100)
406 km (252 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600)
Primary data source: NIED
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||30 km||E OFF MIYAGI PREF||NIED|
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