Magnitude 6.8 - Off the East Coast of Honshu, JapanWednesday, March 14, 2012
The disastrous tsunami in Japan marked its first anniversary few days ago. And today, March 14, 2012, a magnitude 6.8 earthquake happened in the East Coast of Honshu. Let's all pray that there will be no more aftershocks and that tsunami will not happen again.
|Depth||26.6 km (16.5 miles)|
|Region||OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN|
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 14.5 km (9.0 miles); depth +/- 7.8 km (4.8 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=228, Nph=228, Dmin=192.6 km, Rmss=0.94 sec, Gp= 36°,|
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=A