Friday, February 26, 2010

2010-02-26 20:31:26 (Mw 7.0) RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN 26.0 128.4 (2c449)

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7.0 Mw - RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 7.0 Mw
Date-Time
  • 26 Feb 2010 20:31:26 UTC
  • 27 Feb 2010 05:31:26 near epicenter
  • 26 Feb 2010 12:31:26 standard time in your timezone
Location 25.965N 128.443E
Depth 22 km
Distances
  • 81 km (50 miles) ESE (106 degrees) of Naha, Okinawa, Japan
  • 461 km (286 miles) ENE (67 degrees) of Ishigaki-jima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan
  • 1290 km (802 miles) S (174 degrees) of SEOUL, South Korea
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 9.0 km; Vertical
Parameters Nph = 35; Dmin = 0.0 km; Rmss = 1.34 seconds; Gp = 0°
M-type = Mw; Version = 7
Event ID US 2010teb2 ***This event supersedes event AT00721628.

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USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

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U.S. Geological Survey
http://neic.usgs.gov/

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