Magnitude 7.3 - OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

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2012 December 07 08:18:24 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude7.3
Date-Time
Location37.889°N, 144.090°E
Depth36.1 km (22.4 miles)
RegionOFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Distances245 km (152 miles) SE of Kamaishi, Japan
245 km (152 miles) ESE of Ofunato, Japan
251 km (155 miles) ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
251 km (155 miles) SE of Otsuchi, Japan
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 13.9 km (8.6 miles); depth +/- 7 km (4.3 miles)
ParametersNST=421, Nph=421, Dmin=465.3 km, Rmss=0.94 sec, Gp= 32°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc000e5n4
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