Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 1021 km south of Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, 22 December 2010 at 13:01 (GMT)
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Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 5.2 at 14 km depth
Date & time: 22 Dec 2010 13:01:13 UTC
Profondeur: 14.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.039°N / 143.311°E (Océan Pacifique Nord, Japon)
Volcan le plus près: unnamed (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km E de Chichijima Island (pop: 2,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.2||14 km||Bonin Islands, Japan region||USGS|
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