Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - 202km N of Chichi-shima, Japan on Saturday, 18 January 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.4 - North Pacific Ocean, 778 km a sud da Tokyo, Giappone, sabato, 18 gennaio 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.4 - North Pacific Ocean, 778 km a sud da Tokyo, Giappone, sabato, 18 gennaio 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 14 km depth

18 Jan 05:20 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 19 minuti.
Data & ora: 18 Jan 2014 05:00:43 UTC
Ora locale a epicentro: Saturday, January 18, 2014 14:00:43
Magnitudine: 5.4
Profondità: 14.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 29.0167°N / 142.1939°E (North Pacific Ocean, Giappone)
Vulcano più vicino: Suiyo (161 km / 100 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
778 km SSE da Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
217 km N da Chichijima Island (pop: 2,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
236 km NNE da Rosario Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
409 km NNE da San Alexander Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.410 kmBonin Islands, Japan RegionGFZ
M 5.414 km214km N of Chichi-shima, JapanUSGS
M 5.630 km父島近海 (Near Chichi-jima Island)JMA

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Aftershocks of the 5.4 quake North Pacific Ocean, 778 km south of Tokyo, Japan, Saturday, January 18, 2014 14:00:43

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 23 Jan 2014 21:43 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 778 km south of Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday, January 18, 2014 14:00:43
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