6.6 magnitude earthquake 20 km from Nishinoomote, Kagoshima, Japan

1996-10-18 10:50:20 UTC

UTC time: Friday, October 18, 1996 10:50 AM
Your time: 1996-10-18T10:50:20Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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6.6 magnitude earthquake

1996-10-18 10:50:20 UTC at 10:50
October 18, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.568, 131.093
20.2 km from Nishinoomote (12.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1996-10-18 11:12:08 UTC at 11:12
October 18, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.436, 131.393
50.2 km from Nishinoomote (31.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

C

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1996-10-18 11:32:03 UTC at 11:32
October 18, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.444, 131.381
48.2 km from Nishinoomote (30.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 10 km

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4.7 magnitude earthquake

1996-10-19 05:03:26 UTC at 05:03
October 19, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 30.407, 131.268
44.2 km from Nishinoomote (27.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 36 km