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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Saturday, 15 September 2018

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Saturday, 15 September 2018
Sep 15 00:21: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.5.
Date & time: Sat, 15 Sep 00:08:21 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 26.73°N / 129.71°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Iwo-Tori-shima (195 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 15 Sep
Sat, 15 Sep 00:08 UTCM 5.6 / 2 kmRYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN[Map]EMSC
Sat, 15 Sep 00:08 UTCM 5.5Ryukyu Islands, Japan[Map]GeoAu
Sat, 15 Sep 00:08 UTCM 5.6 / 5.9 km- 167km E of Nago, Japan[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Ginowan Okinawa Moon ocean Hotel 6th floor / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chatan-chō (Japan) (196 km W from epicenter)(no details): Everything was rocking side to side in the house on this one. Haha (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 15 Sep 01:48 UTCM 4.8 / 31.4 km - [info] (184 km)- 159km E of Nago, Japan
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 15 Sep 04:14 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (202 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 15 Sep 04:40 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (191 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 15 Sep 04:52 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (201 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 15 Sep 04:54 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (194 km)- 162km E of Nago, Japan[Map]USGS
Sat, 15 Sep 05:38 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (187 km)- 167km E of Nago, Japan[Map]USGS
Sat, 15 Sep 08:05 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (199 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Ginowan Okinawa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sat, 15 Sep 08:19 UTCM 5.1 - [info] (200 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GeoAu
Sat, 15 Sep 08:32 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km - [info] (195 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
(1390 km NE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Sat, 15 Sep 13:53 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (189 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 15 Sep 15:38 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (191 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
(164.8 km W from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Sat, 15 Sep 16:24 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (194 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
(162.5 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Mon, 17 Sep
Mon, 17 Sep 02:32 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (192 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 20 Sep
Thu, 20 Sep 14:57 UTCM 4.6 / 17 km - [info] (192 km)RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 20 Sep 23:06 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (192 km)RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 22 Sep
Sat, 22 Sep 10:58 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (184 km)Ryukyu Islands, Japan
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ

 

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