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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Saturday, 22 September 2018

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Ryukyu Islands, Japan on Saturday, 22 September 2018
Sep 22 11:13: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.5.
Date & time: Sat, 22 Sep 10:58:02 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 26.67°N / 129.58°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Iwo-Tori-shima (184 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 22 Sep 2018
Sat, 22 Sep 10:58 UTCM 5.3 / 2 kmRYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPANEMSC
Sat, 22 Sep 10:58 UTCM 5.4Ryukyu Islands, JapanGeoAu
Sat, 22 Sep 10:58 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km- 169km E of Nago, JapanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 27 Sep 2018
Thu, 27 Sep 11:45 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 156km ENE of Nago, Japan[Map]USGS
Thu, 4 Oct 2018
Thu, 4 Oct 22:44 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Ryukyu Islands, Japan[Map]GFZ
Sat, 6 Oct 2018
Sat, 6 Oct 15:18 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN[Map]EMSC

 

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