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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.9 - 14 km SSE of Chiba, Japan, jueves, 7 oct 2021 22:41 (GMT +9) -

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.9 - 14 km SSE of Chiba, Japan, jueves,  7 oct 2021 22:41 (GMT +9) Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.9 - 14 km SSE of Chiba, Japan, jueves,  7 oct 2021 22:41 (GMT +9)

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.9 a 63 km de profundidad

7 Oct 13:44 UTC: Primero en informar: VolcanoDiscovery después de 3 minutos.
7 Oct 13:49: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: GFZ
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7 Oct 16:08: Profundidad recalculada de 61.0 a 63.0 km (de 38 a 39 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.1 km (1.3 mi) al WNW.
Update Thu, 7 Oct 2021, 14:06

Significant magnitude 6.0 quake hits 16 km southeast of Chiba, Japan late at night

6.0 quake 16 km south of Chiba, Japan, Oct 7, 2021 10:41 pm (GMT +9)
6.0 quake 16 km south of Chiba, Japan, Oct 7, 2021 10:41 pm (GMT +9)
Just 25 minutes ago, a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck near Chiba, Chiba-shi, Japan. The tremor was recorded late at night on Thursday, October 7th, 2021, at 10:41 pm local time, at a moderately shallow depth of 61 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from Geoscience Australia (GeoAu) which listed the quake at magnitude 6.0 as well. Other agencies reporting the same quake include the United States Geological Survey at magnitude 5.9, France's Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS) at magnitude 6.2, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency at magnitude 5.8, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) at magnitude 5.9, and Japan's National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED) at magnitude 6.4.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Ichihara (pop. 283,500) located 10 km from the epicenter, Mobara (pop. 97,300) 12 km away, Ōami (pop. 53,200) 13 km away, Chiba (pop. 919,700) 16 km away, Tōgane (pop. 66,300) 19 km away, Yotsukaidō (pop. 86,700) 20 km away, Yachimata (pop. 83,300) 24 km away, Kisarazu (pop. 122,500) 24 km away, Yokohama (pop. 3,574,400) 48 km away, and Tokyo (pop. 8,336,600) 50 km away, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

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Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora7 Oct 2021 13:41:24 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentrojueves, 7 oct 2021 22:41 (GMT +9)
StatusConfirmado
Magnitud5.9
Prof.63.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud35.48°N / 140.16°E (Ichihara Shi, Chiba, Japón)
Antipode35.48°S / 39.84°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor moderado
Sentido346 informes
Fuente primaria de datosGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Volcán mas cercanoHakone (108 km / 67 mi)
Lugares cercanos8 km al ESE de Ichihara (pop: 283,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
14 km al ONO de Mobara (pop: 97,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
14 km al SSE de Chiba (pop: 919,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
15 km al OSO de Ōami (pop: 53,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
19 km al S de Yotsukaidō (pop: 86,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
23 km al ENE de Kisarazu (pop: 122,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
24 km al SO de Yachimata (pop: 83,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
27 km al SSO de Sakura (pop: 182,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
46 km al E de Yokohama (Kanagawa) (pop: 3,574,400) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
48 km al ESE de Tokio (Tokyo) (pop: 8,336,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoOvercast Clouds 21.4°C (70 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 4 m/s (9 kts) from S
Energía sísmica estimada liberada4.5 x 1013 joules (12.4 GWh, equivalente a 10676 toneladas de TNT o 0.7 bombas atomicas!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
5.963 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanGFZ
6.483 kmJapan: CENTRAL CHIBA PREFNIED
5.960 kmNEAR S. COAST OF HONSHU, JAPANEMSC
5.845 kmNear East Coast of Honshu, JapanBMKG
6.210 kmJapan: Near TokyoRENASS
5.962 km4 Km WSW of Chiba, JapanUSGS
6.079 kmNear S. Coast of Honshu, JapanGeoAu

Seismograms

Seismic station: Matsushiro, Japan (MAJO/IU network) | Distance from quake: 212 km / 132 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Matsushiro, Japan: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Tokyo (66.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : Was just sitting when i hear some rattling which i thought was some neighbors moving heavy objects but the building started moving and the rattling became stronger | 13 users found this interesting.  
Saitama City, Japan / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It was really frightening. Even my cats were nervous. The shaking was very strong and very sudden, as if things had all become loose. The building in which we live is well built to withstand earthquakes , however everything shook - even the floor seemed t | 15 users found this interesting.  
Tokyo / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : My bed hasn’t shaken so hard in a while | 11 users found this interesting.  
Yokohama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Strong enough to make my heart beating faster than usual | 10 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Tokyo / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 15-20 s : The intensity was very high...definitely way above 5.8 | 10 users found this interesting.  
Yokosuka, Kanagawa (49.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes : Threw me off the bed into the floor | 9 users found this interesting.  
Tokyo Hilton Hotel / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s : I felt movement very light at first but gradually intensifying to where I knew it was an earthquake. I gathered things to leave room, as it was scary being on 17th floor. Alert system throughout hotel sounded, some lights flickered. It then seemed to beco | 9 users found this interesting.  
Kawaguchi, Saitama (50.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 1-2 minutes : prettty scary must I say | 6 users found this interesting.  
Yokohama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 10-15 s : I am on the ship docked in Yokohama. I felt it like unexpected, sudden rough sea, which shouldn't have happened while in port. It lasted about 10 second and hasn't done any damage in my cabin. | 6 users found this interesting.  
Funabashi / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Fairly strong quaking | 5 users found this interesting.  
Yokosuka, Japan (53.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s : Shook the entire house for about 30 seconds. | 5 users found this interesting.  
Urayasu, Tokyo (37.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : I was on 13 floor, shaken sideways for 20 sec around | 4 users found this interesting.  
Tokyo (46.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : At home, standing in the kitchen cooking dinner. | 4 users found this interesting.  
Toride / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / several minutes : Usually you feel them coming before the house starts shaking, but this one felt like it dropped on us with immediate shaking | 4 users found this interesting.  
Chuo-Ku Tokyo / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Quite a shake, about half a minute, with our building vibrating for more a minute later. Nothing fell nor broke. Still not too bad. | 4 users found this interesting.  
Yokota AB / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 minutes : Phones went off and our bed began to shake; we could hear everything shaking like the floor was about to fall from under us. It was short the intensity was strong and quite scary. Windows chattered, jewelry in cabinet clanked, and you could hear things ad | 4 users found this interesting.  
Tokyo (36.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : I'm in a hotel room at Haneda Airport. The whole room was shaking and it woke me up. It was my first quake, so it was strong enough that I was pretty scared. | 4 users found this interesting.  
Yokosuka, Japan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Whole ground and walls shake | 4 users found this interesting.  
Hachioji / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 15-20 s : WEEEEE!!! It was exhilarating! I did feel a little up and down movement too. | 4 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Yokosuka, Kanagawa (52.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Laying in bed and felt bed shake side to side. Heard computer desk and house rattle | 3 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Tokyo (43 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : I | 3 users found this interesting.  
Yokosuka (48.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 10-15 s : In the living room Had alert on the phone as soon as alert rang there were earthquake and nock off my mirror and broke on the makeup table in the room. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Tokyo (41.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Streamer was streaming during it, so no idea what they felt or anything, all I know is that it was in tokyo | One user found this interesting.  
Isawa, Fuefuki-shi, Yamanashi (141.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes : I was sitting and the quake began, lasting around 1-2 minuts with moderate to strong horizontal shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Ageo-shi, Saitama / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 20-30 s : Was in the shower but the water pressure started to get weaker and my wife came screaming earthquake! | 3 users found this interesting.  
Koutou-ku / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Yes. Very strong but short lived. Knocked some stuff down. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Funabashi shi / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 30-60 s : Some boxes fell from the cupboard | 3 users found this interesting.  
TOKYO / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 5-10 s : Location on the first floor of a sports Gym. ( Tokyo) The ground floor was shaking and moving vertical and horizontal suddenly and all cell phones were ringing an alarm at the same time. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Yokohama / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s : It was a quite long shake that I could escape from the top window area. Nothing inside fallen down. | 3 users found this interesting.  
ichigao station / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / several minutes : strong shake, things falling down | 3 users found this interesting.  
Kanagawa / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : We were sleeping then my phone alarmed then felt the strong shaking right after | 3 users found this interesting.  
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3.6

86 km
Chiba, 41 km SE de Yokohama, Prefectura de Kanagawa, JapónMás
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61 km
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2.6

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2.7

44 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, 19 km E de Ōhara, Isumi Shi, Chiba, JapónMás
30 nov 2021 08:58
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3.7

63 km
Chiba, 21 km E de Tokio, Tokyo, JapónMás
30 nov 2021 03:42
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2.8

67 km
3.2 km NO de Chiba, JapónMás
29 nov 2021 12:47
hace 43 semanas - felt
3.0

35 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, 8.9 km S de Katsuura, Chiba, JapónMás
27 nov 2021 12:57
hace 43 semanas
2.7

71 km
4.1 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
24 nov 2021 13:41
hace 43 semanas
3.6

71 km
1.4 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
23 nov 2021 15:24
hace 44 semanas
2.8

70 km
3.4 km N de Chiba, JapónMás
22 nov 2021 23:52
hace 44 semanas
3.6

36 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, 9 km SE de Kamogawa, Chiba, JapónMás
20 nov 2021 04:39
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2.6

69 km
3.4 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
18 nov 2021 16:07
hace 44 semanas
2.7

71 km
6.9 km NO de Chiba, JapónMás
17 nov 2021 06:47
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2.7

67 km
10.9 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
14 nov 2021 13:05
hace 45 semanas
2.8

64 km
7 km E de Matsudo, Chiba, JapónMás
13 nov 2021 14:33
hace 45 semanas
3.5

70 km
2.6 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
13 nov 2021 13:15
hace 45 semanas
2.9

191 km
Prefectura de Kanagawa, 13 km S de Tokio, Tokyo, JapónMás
13 nov 2021 01:50
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2.9

65 km
11 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
12 nov 2021 14:27
hace 45 semanas
3.0

70 km
2.2 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
12 nov 2021 03:47
hace 45 semanas
2.5

68 km
11 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
12 nov 2021 02:13
hace 45 semanas - felt
4.3

72 km
12 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
10 nov 2021 04:12
hace 46 semanas
2.7

37 km
2.2 km S de Katori-shi, Chiba, JapónMás
9 nov 2021 19:33
hace 46 semanas
3.3

49 km
Chiba, 27 km E de Tokio, Tokyo, JapónMás
5 nov 2021 07:10
hace 46 semanas
2.7

70 km
2.4 km N de Chiba, JapónMás
4 nov 2021 15:25
hace 46 semanas
3.3

92 km
9.8 km SE de Katori-shi, Chiba, JapónMás
3 nov 2021 23:55
hace 46 semanas
2.6

55 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, 15 km E de Mobara, Chiba, JapónMás
3 nov 2021 14:35
hace 46 semanas
2.7

71 km
2 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
2 nov 2021 19:33
hace 47 semanas
3.6

69 km
4.1 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
1 nov 2021 04:44
hace 47 semanas
2.9

67 km
2.8 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
31 oct 2021 14:02
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3.7

69 km
3.6 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
31 oct 2021 09:01
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3.3

69 km
4 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
31 oct 2021 08:37
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3.2

68 km
3.4 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
31 oct 2021 08:26
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2.9

69 km
2.7 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
31 oct 2021 07:53
hace 47 semanas
2.5

67 km
2.5 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
30 oct 2021 23:34
hace 47 semanas
2.8

68 km
3.3 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
30 oct 2021 21:52
hace 47 semanas
3.8

70 km
3.8 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
28 oct 2021 23:59
hace 47 semanas - felt
4.4

61 km
6.8 km NO de Chiba, JapónMás
26 oct 2021 18:45
hace 48 semanas
2.5

73 km
2 km SO de Chiba, JapónMás
25 oct 2021 11:50
hace 48 semanas
2.6

70 km
2.3 km N de Chiba, JapónMás
22 oct 2021 00:30
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2.7

67 km
3.2 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
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3.1

27 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, JapónMás
19 oct 2021 04:22
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2.5

70 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, JapónMás
18 oct 2021 07:58
hace 49 semanas
3.1

69 km
Chiba, JapónMás
17 oct 2021 22:40
hace 49 semanas
2.6

106 km
Prefectura de Ibaraki, JapónMás
17 oct 2021 21:11
hace 49 semanas
2.7

50 km
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17 oct 2021 15:00
hace 49 semanas
3.3

69 km
Chiba, JapónMás
16 oct 2021 21:29
hace 49 semanas
3.1

71 km
Chiba, JapónMás
12 oct 2021 04:58
hace 50 semanas
2.7

124 km
Tokyo, JapónMás
11 oct 2021 11:45
hace 50 semanas
3.0

23 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, JapónMás
11 oct 2021 11:36
hace 50 semanas
3.3

22 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, JapónMás
11 oct 2021 06:25
hace 50 semanas
3.2

23 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, JapónMás
11 oct 2021 05:07
hace 50 semanas
2.8

68 km
Chiba, JapónMás
11 oct 2021 01:37
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2.5

68 km
Chiba, JapónMás
10 oct 2021 20:36
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2.6

18 km
Océano Pacífico Norte, JapónMás
10 oct 2021 15:31
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2.5

67 km
Chiba, JapónMás
10 oct 2021 00:57
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3.3

71 km
0.9 km SO de Chiba, JapónMás
9 oct 2021 21:51
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2.7

70 km
4 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
9 oct 2021 08:13
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3.3

69 km
1.7 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
9 oct 2021 05:07
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2.5

72 km
1.7 km NO de Chiba, JapónMás
9 oct 2021 02:21
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2.8

69 km
3.1 km S de Chiba, JapónMás
9 oct 2021 02:16
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3.9

72 km
4.3 km S de Chiba, JapónMás
8 oct 2021 19:33
hace 50 semanas
2.8

71 km
2.2 km SO de Chiba, JapónMás
8 oct 2021 14:52
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2.7

72 km
2.4 km SO de Chiba, JapónMás
8 oct 2021 09:23
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3.2

36 km
6.5 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
8 oct 2021 08:52
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2.7

74 km
6.3 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
8 oct 2021 02:29
hace 50 semanas
2.5

68 km
4 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 20:40
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3.1

67 km
2.3 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 20:39
hace 50 semanas
2.5

70 km
3.6 km SO de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 20:25
hace 50 semanas
3.2

71 km
2.8 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 20:11
hace 50 semanas
3.9

73 km
4 km S de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 18:31
hace 50 semanas
3.0

69 km
1.7 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 17:58
hace 50 semanas
3.1

73 km
3 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 16:57
hace 50 semanas
2.8

68 km
1.5 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 16:33
hace 50 semanas
2.5

123 km
7.2 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 15:02
hace 50 semanas
2.7

71 km
8.2 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 15:01
hace 50 semanas
2.6

69 km
3.5 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:59
hace 50 semanas
3.2

118 km
12 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:44
hace 50 semanas - felt
3.5

69 km
2 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:39
hace 50 semanas
2.5

69 km
3.8 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:24
hace 50 semanas
2.8

68 km
1.2 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:20
hace 50 semanas - felt
3.0

70 km
1.5 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:18
hace 50 semanas
2.6

66 km
2.3 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:14
hace 50 semanas
3.2

69 km
2.6 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:11
hace 50 semanas
3.0

67 km
2.9 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:02
hace 50 semanas
2.5

70 km
3 km SE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 14:01
hace 50 semanas
2.9

69 km
0.8 km N de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 13:54
hace 50 semanas
2.6

64 km
1.1 km S de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 13:52
hace 50 semanas
2.6

70 km
3.6 km NE de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 13:50
hace 50 semanas - felt
3.2

71 km
1.4 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
7 oct 2021 13:47
hace 50 semanas - felt
3.2

73 km
2.3 km E de Chiba, JapónMás
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