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Old 07-24-2011, 03:58 PM   #1
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Default Strong quake jolts northeast Japan

6.2... 95 km or so from Fukashima.

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http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquak...usc00053hg.php

No tsunami warning I can see.
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I was just getting ready to post this too.

Here's the details from USGS:


Magnitude 6.2 - NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
2011 July 24 18:51:25 UTC

* Details
* Maps

Earthquake Details

* This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

Magnitude 6.2
Date-Time

* Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 18:51:25 UTC
* Monday, July 25, 2011 at 03:51:25 AM at epicenter

Location 37.758°N, 141.540°E
Depth 35.6 km (22.1 miles)
Region NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Distances

* 79 km (49 miles) SE (133°) from Sendai, Honshu, Japan
* 94 km (59 miles) E (88°) from Fukushima, Honshu, Japan
* 95 km (59 miles) NE (36°) from Iwaki, Honshu, Japan
* 282 km (175 miles) NE (34°) from TOKYO, Japan



http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquak...usc00053hg.php
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