Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 964 km south of Tokyo, Japan, on Tuesday, 4 January 2011 at 05:01 (GMT)
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Séisme modéré magnitude 4.8 at 10 km depth
Date & time: 4 Jan 2011 05:01:16 UTC
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.585°N / 143.311°E (Océan Pacifique Nord, Japon)
Volcan le plus près: unnamed (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
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Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.8||10 km||Bonin Islands, Japan region||USGS|
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