Strong Earthquake Ryukyu Islands. Japan 26-Sep-16 (E162700519)

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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: 2016-09-26T05:19:58.220Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 27.471°N, 128.560°E
  • Seismic Region: 20 – Southwestern Japan and Ryukyu Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2380 – Ryukyu Islands. Japan
  • Earthquake depth: 40.3 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10006sp7
  • Version Timestamp : 2016-09-26T06:36:07.695Z


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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