Japan Quake_120111
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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 21:32:55 UTC

Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 07:32:55 AM at epicenter

Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones

Location:
26.944°N, 140.006°E

Depth:
520.4 km (323.4 miles)

Region:
BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION

Distances:
220 km (135 miles) W of Chichi-shima, Bonin Islands, Japan

275 km (170 miles) NNW of Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands, Japan

975 km (600 miles) S of TOKYO, Japan

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 14.4 km (8.9 miles); depth +/- 10.7 km (6.6 miles)

Parameters:
NST=219, Nph=235, Dmin=217.2 km, Rmss=0.83 sec, Gp= 47°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=d

Source:
USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID:
usc00011yn