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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Sunday, 10 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan on Sunday, 10 March 2019
Mar 10 17:21: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.7.
Date & time: Sun, 10 Mar 17:10:51 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.74°N / 142.44°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Adatara (216 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 10 Mar 2019
Sun, 10 Mar 17:10 UTCM 5.8 / 10 kmOFF EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPANEMSC
Sun, 10 Mar 17:10 UTCM 5.7 / 39.8 kmOff East Coast of Honshu, JapanGeoAu
Sun, 10 Mar 17:10 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmOff East Coast of Honshu, JapanBMKG
Sun, 10 Mar 17:10 UTCM 5.8 / 14.7 km134km E of Iwaki, JapanUSGS
Sun, 10 Mar 17:10 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km日本本州东岸近海 (Japan)CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
buddha / not felt
(35.8 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 10 Mar 17:24 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan[Map]GFZ
Sun, 10 Mar 17:39 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]123km E of Iwaki, Japan[Map]USGS
Sun, 10 Mar 18:43 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Off East Coast of Honshu, Japan[Map]GFZ
Mon, 11 Mar 2019
Mon, 11 Mar 08:20 UTCM 4.6 / 35 km - [info]Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Mar 2019
Wed, 13 Mar 04:45 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info]Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan[Map]EMSC
Fri, 15 Mar 2019
Fri, 15 Mar 04:51 UTCM 4.4 / 30 km - [info]Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan[Map]EMSC
Sun, 17 Mar 2019
Sun, 17 Mar 14:27 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan[Map]EMSC
Sun, 17 Mar 14:48 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]184km ESE of Iwaki, Japan[Map]USGS
Thu, 28 Mar 2019
Thu, 28 Mar 20:38 UTCM 4.7 / 20 km - [info]Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan[Map]EMSC
Fri, 29 Mar 2019
Fri, 29 Mar 03:24 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info]near the east coast of Honshu, Japan[Map]USGS
Fri, 29 Mar 08:47 UTCM 4.6 / 41.5 km - [info]40km ESE of Hitachi, Japan[Map]USGS
Sat, 27 Apr 2019
Sat, 27 Apr 00:57 UTCM 4.3 / 56.3 km - [info]32km SSE of Namie, Japan[Map]USGS
Sat, 27 Apr 11:32 UTCM 4.5 / 24.1 km - [info]99km E of Namie, Japan[Map]USGS
Tue, 30 Apr 2019
Tue, 30 Apr 15:43 UTCM 4.5 / 50.3 km - [info]9km SE of Hitachi, Japan[Map]USGS
Mon, 6 May 2019
Mon, 6 May 11:07 UTCM 4.4 / 37.6 km - [info]300km ESE of Namie, Japan[Map]USGS
Mon, 13 May 2019
Mon, 13 May 09:59 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan[Map]EMSC

 

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