6.1 magnitude earthquake 1 km from Satsumasendai, Kagoshima, Japan

1997-05-13 05:38:30 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, May 13, 1997 05:38 AM
Your time: 1997-05-13T05:38:30Z
Magnitude Type: mwb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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6.1 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-13 05:38:30 UTC at 05:38
May 13, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.824, 130.281
1.2 km from Satsumasendai (1.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
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4.6 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-13 23:32:08 UTC at 23:32
May 13, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 31.867, 130.378
9.2 km from Satsumasendai (5.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 33 km

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1997-05-17 21:24:58 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 33 km depth
Yatsushiro, Kumamoto, Japan

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1997-05-17 21:24:58 UTC at 21:24
May 17, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 32.399, 130.65
12.2 km from Yatsushiro (7.2 miles)

Kyushu, Japan

Depth: 33 km