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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - S OFF KII PENINSULA on Monday, 20 March 2017
Date & time: Mon, 20 Mar 12:57:08 UTC Local time at epicenter: Mar 20, 2017 21:57:08.75 Magnitude: 5.0 Depth: 452.7 km Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.226°N / 135.9°E [Map] Nearest volcano: Kozu-shima (321 km)
Primary data source: NIED
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