Friday, September 16, 2011

5.5 Magnitude Earthquake OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN - 16th Sept 2011

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake has struck off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan at a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles), the quake hit at 20:11 UTC Friday 16th September 2011.

Time (JST)
Depth Mag. Region
05:11 JST 17 Sep 11
40.3N 143.4E 10 km 5.5 Sanriku Oki

No Tsunami Warning Issued - No reports of Damage or Injuries at this time.

NOTE: This is the same area where the 6.6 Magnitude earthquake hit, and is now the 2nd 5.5 Earthquake to hit and USGS still not reported on this ?