5.4 Nishinoomote-Naze, Japan EARTHQUAKE, February 26, 2013 01:00:18
5.4 Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan Earthqauke. Image and Data Credit USGS.
The USGS has reported a 5.4 magnitude earthquake has struck Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan on . The epicenter was located approximately:194 km SSE of Nishinoomote, Japan
210 km ENE of Naze, Japan
257 km SSE of Ibusuki, Japan
267 km SSE of Kanoya, Japan
1035 km SSE of Seoul, South Korea
...at a depth of 43.5 km. There were no significant injuries or damage reported at this point, Friendly Forecast will update this report as events unfold.
The above image displays the locations and intensity of the Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan earthquake.
Did you feel it?
Communities around Naze, Japan reported feeling weak shaking. Here is a list of locations in and around Naze, Japan that has felt the earthquake:
Location: Yomitan-son, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan Intensity: 2 Responses: 2
If you felt the quake you can report it here to the USGS
Current year earthquakes for Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan.
Earthquake history and activity for Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan since 1990.
Earthquake history and activity for Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan since 1900.
The image above indicates the areas near the epicenter of the Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan earthquake that people would probably feel shaking and the likelihood of damage to buildings. The greater the number, the more likely be shaking and damage.
The above image indicates the "P-WAVE", or basically the amount of time in seconds that seismographs in other parts of the world detected the Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan earthquake.
|Wellington, New Zealand||80.61||12:10.1||16:12:28.1||P|
|San Francisco, California||84.17||12:28.7||16:12:46.7||P|
|Los Angeles, California||89.05||12:52.4||16:13:10.4||P|
|Albuquerque, New Mexico||95.95||13:24.2||16:13:42.2||P|
|St. Louis, Missouri||102.22||13:52.1||16:14:10.1||Pdiff|
|New York, New York||106.72||14:12.1||16:14:30.1||Pdiff|
|Mexico City, Mexico||111.41||14:32.9||16:14:50.9||Pdiff|
|San Juan, Puerto Rico||129.82||15:54.6||16:16:12.6||Pdiff|
|Palmer Station, Antarctica||140.12||16:40.4||16:16:58.4||Pdiff|
The preceeding picture indicates the intensity of shaking of the Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan earthquake.
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You can read the full source Nishinoomote, Naze, Japan earthquake details here via the USGS.
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