Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - East China Sea, 77 km a sud-est da Suwanose-jima , Giappone, giovedì, 03 gennaio 1963

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.0 - East China Sea, 77 km a sud-est da Suwanose-jima , Giappone, giovedì, 03 gennaio 1963

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 35 km depth

Data & ora: 3 Jan 1963 03:05:04 UTC
Magnitudine: 6
Profondità: 35.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 29.299°N / 130.409°E (East China Sea, Giappone)
Vulcano più vicino: Suwanose-jima (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km S da Kurio (pop: 1,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
137 km NE da Naze (pop: 41,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
169 km SSO da Nishinoomote (pop: 17,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
216 km S da Ibusuki (pop: 29,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
236 km S da Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
253 km S da Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
278 km SSO da Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
280 km S da Sendai (pop: 73,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
391 km S da Kumamoto (pop: 680,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
1123 km SO da Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 6.035 kmRyukyu Islands, JapanUSGS
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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - East China Sea, 77 km southeast of Suwanose-jima Island, Japan, on Thursday, 3 January 1963 at 03:05 (GMT)
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