Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - North Pacific Ocean, 109 km a est da Miyako, Prefettura di Iwate, Giappone, giovedì, 16 giugno 2011

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - North Pacific Ocean, 109 km a est da Miyako, Prefettura di Iwate, Giappone, giovedì, 16 giugno 2011

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 19 km depth

Data & ora: 16 Jun 2011 10:09:09 UTC
Magnitudine: 5
Profondità: 19.3 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 39.795°N / 143.199°E (North Pacific Ocean, Giappone)
Vulcano più vicino: Nanashigure (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km E da Miyako (pop: 51,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
113 km ENE da Yamada (Shimohei-gun) (pop: 20,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
121 km ENE da Ōtsuchi (Kamihei-gun) (pop: 16,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
128 km ENE da Kamaishi (pop: 43,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
151 km ENE da Ōfunato (pop: 35,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
164 km ESE da Hachinohe (pop: 239,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
176 km E da Morioka (pop: 295,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
187 km ENE da Kitakami (pop: 93,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
395 km SSE da Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
551 km NNE da Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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M 5.019 kmoff the east coast of Honshu, JapanUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake North Pacific Ocean, 551 km northeast of Tokio, Tokyo, Japan, 16 June 2011 10:09 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
  • 14 Aug 2011 20:42 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 Jun 2011 15:04 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 551 km northeast of Tokio, Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, 16 June 2011 at 10:09 (GMT)
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