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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Thursday, 18 October 2018
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.5°N / 141.06°E
Nearest volcano: Oshima
Primary data source: GFZ
Date & time: Thu, 18 Oct 05:18:23 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
|Thu, 18 Oct|
|Thu, 18 Oct 05:18 UTC||M 4.9 / 44 km||NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN||[Map]||EMSC|
|Thu, 18 Oct 05:18 UTC||M 5.3 / 35.8 km||Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan||[Map]||GeoAu|
|Thu, 18 Oct 05:18 UTC||M 4.9 / 23.6 km||- 37km SE of Hasaki, Japan||[Map]||USGS|
"I felt it" reports:
Tokyo Nirata / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Nirata Airport
Tokyo Nirata / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Tokyo Airport nirata. Weak but recognizable. Time about 4pm
Radisson hotel Narita / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(Japan) (113 km W from epicenter)
(no details): Slight shaking. I only noticed it because I was resting at the time. if I was up and about I probably would not have noticed it (via EMSC)
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