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North Korea Event

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Wed Jan 6th 2016 01:30:01 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 5.1 mb) located in North Korea. Seismic region Eastern Asia.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station E28B in the network is 9,086.7 km.

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Details

Time:Wed Jan 6th 2016 01:30:01 (UTC)
Magnitude:5.1 mb
Location:(41.3051,129.039)
Depth:0.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:3914,6002
nass,ndef:78,0
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. 0.8 to 3 Hz bandpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. 0.8 to 3 Hz bandpass Butterworth filter has been applied to data.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANS-E DeltaS-E AzimuthPhase TimeSignal/NoiseTime ResidualV. ModelAutharid
E28B_BHZ81.627°324.59°P2016-01-06 01:42:22.0184 UTC-10.679iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174476
B35B_BHZ82.712°329.05°P2016-01-06 01:42:27.2665 UTC-10.244iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174480
F33B_BHZ83.937°327.5°P2016-01-06 01:42:33.5717 UTC-10.243iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174482
F36B_BHZ84.928°329.33°P2016-01-06 01:42:38.2268 UTC-1-0.115iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174483
E38A_BHZ84.966°330.61°P2016-01-06 01:42:38.8373 UTC-10.306iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174484
K31B_BHZ85.662°326.08°P2016-01-06 01:42:43.057 UTC-11.052iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174488
G40A_BHZ86.592°331.57°P2016-01-06 01:42:47.331 UTC-10.741iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174490
I40B_BHZ87.659°331.33°PcP2016-01-06 01:42:52.684 UTC-1-0.808iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174494
I42A_BHZ88.239°332.47°PcP2016-01-06 01:42:55.556 UTC-1-0.494iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174495
N35B_BHZ88.403°328.1°PcP2016-01-06 01:42:57.0145 UTC-10.24iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174497
L40A_BHZ89.048°330.95°P2016-01-06 01:42:58.9301 UTC-10.616iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174500
N38B_BHZ89.403°329.65°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:01.2771 UTC-10.083iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174502
K43A_BHZ89.487°332.87°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:01.1739 UTC-1-0.393iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174501
L42A_BHZ89.651°331.98°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:02.0035 UTC-1-0.289iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174504
J47A_BHZ90.13°335.26°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:04.9245 UTC-10.511iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174505
P38B_BHZ90.295°329.46°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:05.5652 UTC-10.424iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174506
P40B_BHZ90.95°330.41°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:08.5619 UTC-10.521iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174508
L48A_BHZ91.426°335.52°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:10.8335 UTC-10.683iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174509
P43A_BHZ91.79°332.06°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:12.4144 UTC-10.654iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174511
R40B_BHZ91.942°330.25°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:12.82 UTC-10.386iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174513
N47A_BHZ91.992°334.64°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:12.7577 UTC-10.099iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174512
S39B_BHZ92.044°329.57°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:13.1948 UTC-10.307iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174515
H62A_BHZ92.233°344.96°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:14.2804 UTC-10.557iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174516
M50A_BHZ92.342°336.46°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:14.3715 UTC-10.163iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174517
N49A_BHZ92.434°335.67°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:15.1906 UTC-10.574iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174519
P46A_BHZ92.624°333.6°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:15.8672 UTC-10.409iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174520
U38B_BHZ92.685°328.87°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:16.05 UTC-10.321iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174521
M52A_BHZ92.709°337.63°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:16.5525 UTC-10.72iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174522
I63A_BHZ92.844°345.37°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:17.2753 UTC-10.841iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174525
N51A_BHZ92.987°336.92°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:17.2392 UTC-10.173iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174524
O49A_BHZ93.055°335.55°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:17.5518 UTC-10.184iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174526
J61A_BHZ93.146°343.93°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:18.0687 UTC-10.298iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174527
P48A_BHZ93.364°334.8°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:19.1666 UTC-10.431iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174530
M55A_BHZ93.486°339.45°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:19.7274 UTC-10.449iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174533
T42B_BHZ93.497°330.98°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:19.6801 UTC-10.352iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174532
N53A_BHZ93.536°337.98°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:20.155 UTC-10.655iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174534
S44A_BHZ93.608°332.2°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:20.2888 UTC-10.468iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174535
L59A_BHZ93.718°342.11°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:20.692 UTC-10.385iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174537
M57A_BHZ94.029°340.6°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:22.5107 UTC-10.825iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174539
Z35B_BHZ94.071°327.02°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:22.7056 UTC-10.831iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174540
O54A_BHZ94.246°338.29°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:23.7006 UTC-11.053iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174542
Q51A_BHZ94.427°336.2°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:23.8931 UTC-10.441iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174544
P53A_BHZ94.598°337.56°PcP2016-01-06 01:43:24.7647 UTC-10.554iasp91dbp:tcox:16006174545

External resources

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