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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.8 - NORTHWEST OF RYUKYU ISLANDS jueves, 14 ago. 2014

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.8 - NORTHWEST OF RYUKYU ISLANDS jueves, 14 ago. 2014
Aug 14 20:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 45.0 to 48.0 km.
Fecha & hora: jueves, 14 agosto 2014 17:09 UTC
Magnitud: 4.8
Profundidad: 48.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 28,16°N / 127,96°E (Japan)
Volcán mas cercano: Iwo-Tori-shima (50 km)
Fuente primaria de datos: EMSC
Energía liberada estimada: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by other agencies

Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
Thu, 14 Aug 2014
Thu, 14 Aug 17:09 UTCM 4.9 / 10 kmRyukyu Islands, JapanGFZ
Thu, 14 Aug 17:09 UTCM 4.9 / 37 km139km WSW of Naze, JapanUSGS

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