Magnitude 7.9 - NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

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2011 March 11 06:15:40 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude7.9
Date-Time
  • Friday, March 11, 2011 at 06:15:40 UTC
  • Friday, March 11, 2011 at 03:15:40 PM at epicenter
Location36.281°N, 141.111°E
Depth42 km (26.1 miles) set by location program
RegionNEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Distances
  • 57 km (36 miles) E (99°) from Mito, Honshu, Japan
  • 89 km (56 miles) SSE (168°) from Iwaki, Honshu, Japan
  • 140 km (87 miles) ENE (60°) from TOKYO, Japan
Location UncertaintyError estimate not available
ParametersNph=0, Dmin=0 km, Rmss=0 sec, Gp= 0,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=E
Source
Event IDusc0001xhz
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