Magnitude 6.8 - IZU ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION

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2012 January 01 05:27:54 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.8
Date-Time
Location31.416°N, 138.155°E
Depth348.5 km (216.6 miles)
RegionIZU ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION
Distances242 km (150 miles) SW of Hachijo-jima, Izu Islands, Japan
365 km (226 miles) S of Hamamatsu, Honshu, Japan
393 km (244 miles) S of Shizuoka, Honshu, Japan
495 km (307 miles) SSW of TOKYO, Japan
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 14.3 km (8.9 miles); depth +/- 9.7 km (6.0 miles)
ParametersNST=618, Nph=618, Dmin=244.9 km, Rmss=0.67 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source
  • Magnitude: NOAA West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center, Palmer, Alaska, USA
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc0007fbh
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Felt Reports

Felt (IV) at Tokyo, Yokohama and Yokosuka; (III) at Ebina, Fussa, Zama and Zushi; (II) at Narita.

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