Strong Earthquake Off East Coast Of Honshu. Japan 20-Aug-16 (E162331558)

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Derived from USGS and other event data. See details below.
Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation]

Small Location map

  • Date-Time: 2016-08-20T15:58:04.180Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 40.293°N, 143.754°E
  • Seismic Region: 19 – Japan – Kuril Islands – Kamchatka Peninsula
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2290 – Off East Coast Of Honshu. Japan
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10006ffg
  • Version Timestamp : 2016-08-20T16:12:40.040Z


Event and Aftershocks
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser Historical Information
Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer
Location map

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