6.8 magnitude earthquake 32 km from Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

2015-05-12 21:12:58 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 21:12 PM
Your time: 2015-05-12T21:12:58Z
Magnitude Type: mwp
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 149 people


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2015-05-12 21:12:58 UTC 6.8 magnitude, 35 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

6.8 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-12 21:12:58 UTC at 21:12
May 12, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.906, 142.032
32.2 km from Ōfunato (20.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 35 km

Aftershocks:
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2015-05-15 09:40:42 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 50 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-15 09:40:42 UTC at 09:40
May 15, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.826, 142.178
48.2 km from Ōfunato (30.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 50 km

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2015-05-16 20:39:49 UTC 4.2 magnitude, 48 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

4.2 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-16 20:39:49 UTC at 20:39
May 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.819, 142.019
38.2 km from Ōfunato (23.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 48 km

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2015-05-16 21:41:30 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 22 km depth
Miyako, Iwate, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-16 21:41:30 UTC at 21:41
May 16, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.736, 141.801
15.2 km from Miyako (9.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 22 km

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2015-05-19 15:17:21 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 17 km depth
Ōtsuchi, Iwate, Japan

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-19 15:17:21 UTC at 15:17
May 19, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 39.138, 142.816
83.2 km from Ōtsuchi (51.2 miles)

Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Depth: 17 km

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2015-05-19 17:17:41 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 58 km depth
Ōfunato, Iwate, Japan

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-19 17:17:41 UTC at 17:17
May 19, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 38.92, 141.873
21.2 km from Ōfunato (13.2 miles)

Eastern Honshu, Japan

Depth: 58 km