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Magnitude 6.2 Earthquake: Kyushu, Japan

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Thu Apr 14th 2016 12:26:36 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.2 mww) located in Kyushu, Japan. Seismic region Southwestern Japan And Ryukyu Islands.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station A21K in the network is 5,964.9 km.

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Details

Time:Thu Apr 14th 2016 12:26:36 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.2 mww
Location:(32.8494,130.6345)
Depth:10.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:3631790,3918125
nass,ndef:313,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. 0.3 Hz lowpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. 0.3 Hz lowpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
A21K_BHZ53.583265.56P1460637356.9316-1-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903133
N18K_BHZ53.846274.07P1460637358.861119.374-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901334
L19K_BHZ54.236273.87P1460637361.825735.969-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901336
O18K_BHZ54.25275.24P1460637362.040625.721-0.341iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901338
P18K_BHZ54.283275.55P1460637361.9382-1-0.682iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903134
J20K_BHZ54.435273.05P1460637363.270655.335-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901340
M19K_BHZ54.473274.46P1460637364.004218.4880iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901342
K20K_BHZ54.517273.71P1460637364.551269.9880.227iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901345
N19K_BHZ54.52275.16P1460637363.211313.912-1.137iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901344
O19K_BHZ54.659275.73P1460637365.813321.960.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901350
L20K_BHZ54.666274.49P1460637365.521536.5050.114iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901347
H21K_BHZ54.922273.2P1460637366.694823.747-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901352
Q19K_BHZ55.142277.17P1460637367.375-1-1.479iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903136
P19K_BHZ55.262277.01P1460637369.2646.994-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901353
I21K_BHZ55.295274.27P1460637370.526429.7630.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901357
O20K_BHZ55.511277.22P1460637371.178-1-0.341iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903138
TOLK_BHZ55.986274.08P1460637374.647817.938-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901371
TOLK_BHZ_0155.986274.08P1460637373.9208-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903141
H23K_BHZ56.244275.99P1460637376.9681100.020.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901379
I23K_BHZ56.394276.6P1460637376.857420.741-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901377
M22K_BHZ56.493278.18P1460637377.567331.348-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901382
O22K_BHZ56.876279.33P1460637380.0651-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903142
H24K_BHZ56.92277.45P1460637381.073274.365-0.518iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901395
TCOL_BHZ57.057278.08P1460637382.280130.846-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901397
POKR_BHZ57.201278.3P1460637383.303743.21-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901399
J25K_BHZ58.148280.39P1460637389.50122.603-0.754iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901417
M24K_BHZ58.264281.24P1460637390.781915.615-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901421
HARP_BHZ58.669281.9P1460637393.853319.453-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901427
Q23K_BHZ58.74282.71P1460637393.7982-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903145
J26L_BHZ58.931281.99P1460637394.022731.001-1.697iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901430
N25K_BHZ59.095282.83P1460637395.636631.123-1.225iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901435
L26K_BHZ59.344283.04P1460637399.482847.6040.898iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901440
M26K_BHZ59.645283.68P1460637400.855774.7210.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901441
L27K_BHZ60.005284.28P1460637403.168.619-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901447
M27K_BHZ60.158284.63P1460637404.22553.910.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901449
I29M_BHZ60.885285.96P1460637409.355242.4710.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901458
J29M_BHZ61.175286.52P1460637410.9621-1-0.181iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903147
M30M_BHZ62.347288.65P1460637419.239546.2970.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901469
A36M_BHZ63.097293.99P1460637424.0125106.18-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901473
N31M_BHZ63.157290P1460637424.643247.0950.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901475
M31M_BHZ63.522290.77P1460637426.592228.407-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901477
C36M_BHZ64.57296.2P1460637432.557179.577-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901483
D03D_BHZ76.044303.8P1460637503.99436.6002-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901489
B05D_BHZ76.187304.3P1460637505.51897.11710.662iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901487
D04E_BHZ76.421304.08P1460637506.6273-10.44iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903153
E04D_BHZ76.886304.33P1460637508.8435-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903151
F04D_BHZ76.9304.14P1460637508.9185-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903152
G03D_BHZ77.242304.15P1460637508.7746-1-2.044iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903154
F05D_BHZ77.899305.16P1460637513.4769-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903157
H04D_BHZ77.939304.6P1460637513.2851-1-1.423iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903172
J01E_BHZ77.996304.12P1460637513.8134-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903158
I03D_BHZ78.045304.37P1460637514.0819-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903156
G05D_BHZ78.352305.36P1460637516.8163-1-0.181iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903160
K02D_BHZ78.42304.35P1460637516.7782-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903159
I04A_BHZ78.547304.92P1460637517.48-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903161
L02E_BHZ78.761304.48P1460637518.6616-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903163
I05D_BHZ78.862305.49P1460637519.8357-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903162
L04D_BHZ79.517305.24P1460637522.376-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903164
J05D_BHZ79.537305.72P1460637522.28115.5931-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901493
K04D_BHZ79.613305.51P1460637523.1068-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903165
M02C_BHZ79.657305.04P1460637522.312-1-1.837iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903166
N02D_BHZ79.989305.19P1460637525.1453-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903167
M04C_BHZ80.051305.58P1460637526.23297.2833-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901495
O02D_BHZ80.397305.25P1460637526.7228-1-1.423iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903155
O03E_BHZ80.942305.8P1460637530.4629-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903168
H17A_BHZ84.813312.33P1460637551.30126.8090.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901511
R11A_BHZ85.935309.58P1460637555.004333.498-1.697iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901523
MDND_BHZ87.619319.73P1460637563.6907-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903178
K22A_BHZ88.142315.07P1460637566.398616.392-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901539
TPFO_BHZ88.405309.27P1460637569.2775.91940.648iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901541
109C_BHZ88.435308.94P1460637566.5203-1-2.251iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903192
O20A_BHZ88.988314P1460637570.85629.5202-0.518iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901552
N23A_BHZ89.694315.48P1460637574.632822.591-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901556
SUSD_BHZ90.516320.23P1460637577.28135.5793-1.225iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901560
S22A_BHZ91.445314.89P1460637581.826328.667-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901567
Q24A_BHZ91.502315.98P1460637582.325212.17-0.754iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901566
W18A_BHZ91.587313.07P1460637582.0482-1-1.423iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903195
214A_BHZ91.808311.25PcP1460637584.919413.871-0.255iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901322
SPMN_BHZ92.556324.68P1460637585.6888-1-2.251iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903197
KSCO_BHZ92.81317.62P1460637588.3068-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903198
T25A_BHZ93.222316.4P1460637588.75147.5743-2.251iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901570
BGNE_BHZ93.232320.73P1460637589.2132-1-1.837iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903200
121A_BHZ94.543314.12PcP1460637597.2855-1-0.015iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903207
MSTX_BHZ96.445317.25PcP1460637606.3215-10.582iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903209
TUL1_BHZ98.677322Pdiff1460637614.4293-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903205
SFIN_BHZ98.901328.64Pdiff1460637615.012-1-1.63iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903206
ABTX_BHZ99.192319.11Pdiff1460637617.9575-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903211
U40A_BHZ99.748324.08Pdiff1460637619.5964-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903212
O53A_BHZ101.198333.14Pdiff1460637625.8266-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903214

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