03/17/2022 - Earthquake offshore Miyagi, Japan

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Event Series

A strong mainshock-aftershock sequence offshore Fukushima and Miyagi, Japan

Date Event Magnitude
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Event Characteristics
Latitude 37.82 °N
Longitude 141.81 °E
Date & Time March 17, 2022, 10:43 a.m.
Magnitude mb 4.8
Depth 66 km
Aftershock True
Last Update 2022-03-17
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