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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_CHANS-E DeltaS-E AzimuthPhase TimeSignal/NoiseTime ResidualV. ModelAutharid
A21K_BHZ53.583°265.56°P2016-04-14 12:35:56.9316 UTC-1-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903133
N18K_BHZ53.846°274.07°P2016-04-14 12:35:58.8611 UTC19.374-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901334
L19K_BHZ54.236°273.87°P2016-04-14 12:36:01.8257 UTC35.969-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901336
O18K_BHZ54.25°275.24°P2016-04-14 12:36:02.0406 UTC25.721-0.341iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901338
P18K_BHZ54.283°275.55°P2016-04-14 12:36:01.9382 UTC-1-0.682iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903134
J20K_BHZ54.435°273.05°P2016-04-14 12:36:03.2706 UTC55.335-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901340
M19K_BHZ54.473°274.46°P2016-04-14 12:36:04.0042 UTC18.4880iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901342
K20K_BHZ54.517°273.71°P2016-04-14 12:36:04.5512 UTC69.9880.227iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901345
N19K_BHZ54.52°275.16°P2016-04-14 12:36:03.2113 UTC13.912-1.137iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901344
O19K_BHZ54.659°275.73°P2016-04-14 12:36:05.8133 UTC21.960.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901350
L20K_BHZ54.666°274.49°P2016-04-14 12:36:05.5215 UTC36.5050.114iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901347
H21K_BHZ54.922°273.2°P2016-04-14 12:36:06.6948 UTC23.747-0.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901352
Q19K_BHZ55.142°277.17°P2016-04-14 12:36:07.375 UTC-1-1.479iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903136
P19K_BHZ55.262°277.01°P2016-04-14 12:36:09.264 UTC6.994-0.455iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901353
I21K_BHZ55.295°274.27°P2016-04-14 12:36:10.5264 UTC29.7630.569iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901357
O20K_BHZ55.511°277.22°P2016-04-14 12:36:11.178 UTC-1-0.341iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903138
TOLK_BHZ55.986°274.08°P2016-04-14 12:36:14.6478 UTC17.938-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901371
TOLK_BHZ_0155.986°274.08°P2016-04-14 12:36:13.9208 UTC-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903141
H23K_BHZ56.244°275.99°P2016-04-14 12:36:16.9681 UTC100.020.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901379
I23K_BHZ56.394°276.6°P2016-04-14 12:36:16.8574 UTC20.741-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901377
M22K_BHZ56.493°278.18°P2016-04-14 12:36:17.5673 UTC31.348-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901382
O22K_BHZ56.876°279.33°P2016-04-14 12:36:20.0651 UTC-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903142
H24K_BHZ56.92°277.45°P2016-04-14 12:36:21.0732 UTC74.365-0.518iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901395
TCOL_BHZ57.057°278.08°P2016-04-14 12:36:22.2801 UTC30.846-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901397
POKR_BHZ57.201°278.3°P2016-04-14 12:36:23.3037 UTC43.21-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901399
J25K_BHZ58.148°280.39°P2016-04-14 12:36:29.501 UTC22.603-0.754iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901417
M24K_BHZ58.264°281.24°P2016-04-14 12:36:30.7819 UTC15.615-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901421
HARP_BHZ58.669°281.9°P2016-04-14 12:36:33.8533 UTC19.453-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901427
Q23K_BHZ58.74°282.71°P2016-04-14 12:36:33.7982 UTC-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903145
J26L_BHZ58.931°281.99°P2016-04-14 12:36:34.0227 UTC31.001-1.697iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901430
N25K_BHZ59.095°282.83°P2016-04-14 12:36:35.6366 UTC31.123-1.225iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901435
L26K_BHZ59.344°283.04°P2016-04-14 12:36:39.4828 UTC47.6040.898iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901440
M26K_BHZ59.645°283.68°P2016-04-14 12:36:40.8557 UTC74.7210.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901441
L27K_BHZ60.005°284.28°P2016-04-14 12:36:43.1 UTC68.619-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901447
M27K_BHZ60.158°284.63°P2016-04-14 12:36:44.225 UTC53.910.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901449
I29M_BHZ60.885°285.96°P2016-04-14 12:36:49.3552 UTC42.4710.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901458
J29M_BHZ61.175°286.52°P2016-04-14 12:36:50.9621 UTC-1-0.181iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903147
M30M_BHZ62.347°288.65°P2016-04-14 12:36:59.2395 UTC46.2970.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901469
A36M_BHZ63.097°293.99°P2016-04-14 12:37:04.0125 UTC106.18-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901473
N31M_BHZ63.157°290°P2016-04-14 12:37:04.6432 UTC47.0950.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901475
M31M_BHZ63.522°290.77°P2016-04-14 12:37:06.5922 UTC28.407-0.282iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901477
C36M_BHZ64.57°296.2°P2016-04-14 12:37:12.5571 UTC79.577-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901483
D03D_BHZ76.044°303.8°P2016-04-14 12:38:23.9943 UTC6.6002-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901489
B05D_BHZ76.187°304.3°P2016-04-14 12:38:25.5189 UTC7.11710.662iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901487
D04E_BHZ76.421°304.08°P2016-04-14 12:38:26.6273 UTC-10.44iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903153
E04D_BHZ76.886°304.33°P2016-04-14 12:38:28.8435 UTC-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903151
F04D_BHZ76.9°304.14°P2016-04-14 12:38:28.9185 UTC-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903152
G03D_BHZ77.242°304.15°P2016-04-14 12:38:28.7746 UTC-1-2.044iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903154
F05D_BHZ77.899°305.16°P2016-04-14 12:38:33.4769 UTC-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903157
H04D_BHZ77.939°304.6°P2016-04-14 12:38:33.2851 UTC-1-1.423iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903172
J01E_BHZ77.996°304.12°P2016-04-14 12:38:33.8134 UTC-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903158
I03D_BHZ78.045°304.37°P2016-04-14 12:38:34.0819 UTC-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903156
G05D_BHZ78.352°305.36°P2016-04-14 12:38:36.8163 UTC-1-0.181iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903160
K02D_BHZ78.42°304.35°P2016-04-14 12:38:36.7782 UTC-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903159
I04A_BHZ78.547°304.92°P2016-04-14 12:38:37.48 UTC-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903161
L02E_BHZ78.761°304.48°P2016-04-14 12:38:38.6616 UTC-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903163
I05D_BHZ78.862°305.49°P2016-04-14 12:38:39.8357 UTC-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903162
L04D_BHZ79.517°305.24°P2016-04-14 12:38:42.376 UTC-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903164
J05D_BHZ79.537°305.72°P2016-04-14 12:38:42.2811 UTC5.5931-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901493
K04D_BHZ79.613°305.51°P2016-04-14 12:38:43.1068 UTC-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903165
M02C_BHZ79.657°305.04°P2016-04-14 12:38:42.312 UTC-1-1.837iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903166
N02D_BHZ79.989°305.19°P2016-04-14 12:38:45.1453 UTC-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903167
M04C_BHZ80.051°305.58°P2016-04-14 12:38:46.2329 UTC7.2833-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901495
O02D_BHZ80.397°305.25°P2016-04-14 12:38:46.7228 UTC-1-1.423iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903155
O03E_BHZ80.942°305.8°P2016-04-14 12:38:50.4629 UTC-1-0.595iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903168
H17A_BHZ84.813°312.33°P2016-04-14 12:39:11.301 UTC26.8090.19iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901511
R11A_BHZ85.935°309.58°P2016-04-14 12:39:15.0043 UTC33.498-1.697iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901523
MDND_BHZ87.619°319.73°P2016-04-14 12:39:23.6907 UTC-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903178
K22A_BHZ88.142°315.07°P2016-04-14 12:39:26.3986 UTC16.392-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901539
TPFO_BHZ88.405°309.27°P2016-04-14 12:39:29.277 UTC5.91940.648iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901541
109C_BHZ88.435°308.94°P2016-04-14 12:39:26.5203 UTC-1-2.251iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903192
O20A_BHZ88.988°314°P2016-04-14 12:39:30.8562 UTC9.5202-0.518iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901552
N23A_BHZ89.694°315.48°P2016-04-14 12:39:34.6328 UTC22.591-0.046iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901556
SUSD_BHZ90.516°320.23°P2016-04-14 12:39:37.2813 UTC5.5793-1.225iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901560
S22A_BHZ91.445°314.89°P2016-04-14 12:39:41.8263 UTC28.667-0.989iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901567
Q24A_BHZ91.502°315.98°P2016-04-14 12:39:42.3252 UTC12.17-0.754iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901566
W18A_BHZ91.587°313.07°P2016-04-14 12:39:42.0482 UTC-1-1.423iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903195
214A_BHZ91.808°311.25°PcP2016-04-14 12:39:44.9194 UTC13.871-0.255iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901322
SPMN_BHZ92.556°324.68°P2016-04-14 12:39:45.6888 UTC-1-2.251iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903197
KSCO_BHZ92.81°317.62°P2016-04-14 12:39:48.3068 UTC-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903198
T25A_BHZ93.222°316.4°P2016-04-14 12:39:48.7514 UTC7.5743-2.251iasp91dbp:vladik:16102901570
BGNE_BHZ93.232°320.73°P2016-04-14 12:39:49.2132 UTC-1-1.837iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903200
121A_BHZ94.543°314.12°PcP2016-04-14 12:39:57.2855 UTC-1-0.015iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903207
MSTX_BHZ96.445°317.25°PcP2016-04-14 12:40:06.3215 UTC-10.582iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903209
TUL1_BHZ98.677°322°Pdiff2016-04-14 12:40:14.4293 UTC-1-1.216iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903205
SFIN_BHZ98.901°328.64°Pdiff2016-04-14 12:40:15.012 UTC-1-1.63iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903206
ABTX_BHZ99.192°319.11°Pdiff2016-04-14 12:40:17.9575 UTC-10.026iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903211
U40A_BHZ99.748°324.08°Pdiff2016-04-14 12:40:19.5964 UTC-1-0.802iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903212
O53A_BHZ101.198°333.14°Pdiff2016-04-14 12:40:25.8266 UTC-1-1.009iasp91dbp:vladik:16102903214

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