Magnitude 6.0 - NEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

2005 July 23 07:34:57 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.0
Date-Time
Location35.506°N, 139.933°E
Depth65.6 km (40.8 miles) set by location program
RegionNEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Distances
25 km (15 miles) SE of TOKYO, Japan
110 km (65 miles) SSW of Mito, Honshu, Japan
125 km (80 miles) E of Kofu, Honshu, Japan
125 km (80 miles) SE of Maebashi, Honshu, Japan
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 3.3 km (2.1 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=248, Nph=248, Dmin=193.5 km, Rmss=0.68 sec, Gp= 40°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=Q
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusawas
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Felt Reports

Twenty-seven people injured and one building damaged in the Tokyo area. Felt (V) at Togane, Tokyo, Yokohama, Yokosuka, Zama and Zushi; (IV) at Chigasaki. Recorded (5U JMA) in Saitama and Tokyo; (5L JMA) in Chiba and Kanagawa; (4 JMA) in Ibaraki, Shizuoka and Tochigi; (3 JMA) in Fukushima, Gumma, Miyagi, Nagano, Niigata and Yamanashi; (2 JMA) in Iwate and Yamagata; (1 JMA) in Aichi, Akita, Aomori and Gifu Prefectures. Also recorded (3 JMA) on O-shima; (2 JMA) on Kozu-jima, Mikura-jima, Miyake-jima and Nii-jima; (1 JMA) on Aoga-shima and Hachijo-jima.

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