5.9 magnitude earthquake 18 km from Daigo, Ibaraki, Japan

2016-12-28 12:38:50 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, December 28, 2016 12:38 PM
Your time: 2016-12-28T12:38:50Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 181 people


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2016-12-28 12:38:50 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 10 km depth
Daigo, Ibaraki, Japan

5.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-28 12:38:50 UTC at 12:38
December 28, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.918, 140.426
18.2 km from Daigo (11.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

Aftershocks:
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2016-12-28 12:53:12 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 10 km depth
Kitaibaraki, Ibaraki, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-28 12:53:12 UTC at 12:53
December 28, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 36.809, 140.677
6.2 km from Kitaibaraki (4.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 10 km