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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 8 December 2018

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Near East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Saturday, 8 December 2018
Dec 10 01:37: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 41.6 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 8 December 2018 01:54 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 41.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.094°N / 141.527°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Adatara (135 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 8 Dec 2018
Sat, 8 Dec 01:53 UTCM 5.3 / 10 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanGFZ
Sat, 8 Dec 01:54 UTCM 5.0 / 60 kmNEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPANEMSC
Sat, 8 Dec 01:54 UTCM 5.0 / 46.3 km- 36km E of Iwaki, JapanUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
(1058.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(250 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(Japan) (209 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Très légère secousses il y a 10 minutes à Tokyo (via EMSC)
(Japan) (211 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It made our car shake a bit and could visibly see our bike (on stand moving) (via EMSC)
Iwatsuki (Japan) (192 km SW from epicenter)(no details): 少し揺れました (via EMSC)
(Japan) (214 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Very limited tremor here in Tokyo. (via EMSC)
(Japan) (203 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Des vibrations légères, pendant environ 20 sec, 1er étage d’une maison dans l’arrondissement Kita-Ku de Tokyo (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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