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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Volcano Islands, Japan Region on Monday, 16 September 2019

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Volcano Islands, Japan Region on Monday, 16 September 2019
Date & time: Monday, 16 September 2019 00:29 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Diepte: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.78°N / 142.6°E (Japan)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Kita-Iwo-jima (138 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TijdMag. / DiepteLocatieBron
Mon, 16 Sep 2019
Mon, 16 Sep 00:29 UTCM 5.2 / 10 kmVolcano Islands, Japan RegionEMSC
Mon, 16 Sep 00:29 UTCM 5.0 / 17 kmVolcano Islands, Japan RegionGeoAu
Mon, 16 Sep 00:29 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km151km SSE of Chichi-shima, JapanUSGS
Mon, 16 Sep 00:29 UTCM 5.2 / 37 kmVolcano Islands, Japan RegionBMKG

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