5.9 Earthquake: Near Honshu, Japan

Magnitude: 5.9
Date-Time: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 19:24:32 UTC Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 04:24:32 AM at epicenter

Location: 37.374°N, 141.510°E
Depth: 37.7 km (23.4 miles)
Region: NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Distances: 66 km (41 miles) ENE of Iwaki, Honshu, Japan
100 km (62 miles) E of Koriyama, Honshu, Japan
101 km (62 miles) ESE of Fukushima, Honshu, Japan
244 km (151 miles) NE of TOKYO, Japan
Location Uncertainty: horizontal +/- 15.7 km (9.8 miles); depth +/- 8.7 km (5.4 miles)
Parameters: NST=328, Nph=339, Dmin=308.4 km, Rmss=1.01 sec, Gp= 83°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=B
Source: Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID: usc0006x3y

Source: USGS.GOV

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