Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.8 - Ryukyu Islands, Japan, sabato, 03 novembre 1923

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.8 - Ryukyu Islands, Japan, sabato, 03 novembre 1923

Strong magnitude 6.8 earthquake at 35 km depth

Data & ora: 3 Nov 1923 16:19:23 UTC
Magnitudine: 6.8
Profondità: 35.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 28.99°N / 129.973°E (Giappone)
Vulcano più vicino: Akuseki-jima (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
84 km NE da Naze (pop: 41,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
218 km SSO da Nishinoomote (pop: 17,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
255 km S da Makurazaki (pop: 25,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
258 km SSO da Ibusuki (pop: 29,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
272 km S da Kaseda-shirakame (Minamisatsuma) (pop: 23,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
279 km SSO da Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
292 km S da Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
323 km SSO da Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
430 km S da Kumamoto (pop: 680,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
1178 km SO da Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 1015 joules (278 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.4 x 105 tons of TNT or 14.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.835 kmRyukyu Islands, JapanUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.8 quake Ryukyu Islands, Japan, 3 November 1923 16:19 GMT

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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - Ryukyu Islands, Japan, on Saturday, 3 November 1923 at 16:19 (GMT)
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