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Magnitude 7 Earthquake: Kyushu, Japan

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Fri Apr 15th 2016 16:25:06 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 7 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 E28B in the network is 9,809.4 km.

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Details

Time:Fri Apr 15th 2016 16:25:06 (UTC)
Magnitude:7 mww
Location:(32.782,130.7259)
Depth:10.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:672472,683190
nass,ndef:195,0
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. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANS-E DeltaS-E AzimuthPhase TimeSignal/NoiseTime ResidualV. ModelAutharid
E28B_BHZ88.119°318.88°P2016-04-15 16:37:57.5569 UTC-10.45iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397717
D32B_BHZ89.298°321.52°P2016-04-15 16:38:02.8687 UTC-10.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397721
B35B_BHZ89.663°323.93°P2016-04-15 16:38:04.3439 UTC-1-0.021iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397722
F33B_BHZ90.624°322.04°P2016-04-15 16:38:08.9351 UTC-10.097iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397724
F36B_BHZ91.765°324.06°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:14.5762 UTC-1-0.239iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397728
E38A_BHZ91.943°325.53°P2016-04-15 16:38:14.8081 UTC-1-0.138iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397729
K31B_BHZ92.022°320.24°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:16.7017 UTC-10.75iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397730
D41A_BHZ92.687°327.79°pP2016-04-15 16:38:21.0603 UTC-1-0.661iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397734
I37B_BHZ93.313°324.1°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:22.1702 UTC-10.498iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397738
G40A_BHZ93.578°326.51°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:23.2708 UTC-10.421iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397739
L34B_BHZ93.638°321.89°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:23.0738 UTC-1-0.041iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397740
E43A_BHZ93.834°328.97°pP2016-04-15 16:38:26.7984 UTC-1-0.191iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397741
F42A_BHZ93.948°328.08°P2016-04-15 16:38:24.2583 UTC-10.097iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397742
N33B_BHZ94.098°321.09°pP2016-04-15 16:38:27.4143 UTC-1-0.78iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397744
K38B_BHZ94.69°324.5°pP2016-04-15 16:38:29.886 UTC-1-1.016iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397747
E46A_BHZ94.77°331.03°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:28.1311 UTC-1-0.006iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397748
N35B_BHZ94.848°322.36°pP2016-04-15 16:38:30.1346 UTC-1-1.487iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397749
H43A_BHZ95.179°328.3°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:31.2848 UTC-11.335iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397751
I42A_BHZ95.233°327.41°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:30.7064 UTC-10.517iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397752
R32B_BHZ95.27°320.1°P2016-04-15 16:38:29.9318 UTC-1-0.256iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397753
G45A_BHZ95.459°329.94°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:31.7346 UTC-10.54iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397754
L40A_BHZ95.825°325.6°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:34.0976 UTC-11.279iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397757
N38B_BHZ95.994°324.07°pP2016-04-15 16:38:36.6248 UTC-1-0.194iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397758
I45A_BHZ96.119°329.44°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:35.6588 UTC-11.539iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397759
K43A_BHZ96.461°327.78°pP2016-04-15 16:38:37.7924 UTC-1-1.136iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397761
L42A_BHZ96.517°326.75°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:36.8661 UTC-10.978iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397762
P38B_BHZ96.804°323.78°P2016-04-15 16:38:37.0999 UTC-1-0.021iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397764
N41A_BHZ97.1°325.79°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:38.8956 UTC-10.421iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397766
J47A_BHZ97.321°330.48°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:39.8888 UTC-10.43iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397767
I49A_BHZ97.401°332.06°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:40.2466 UTC-10.433iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397768
T35B_BHZ97.537°321.49°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:42.03 UTC-11.614iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397769
P40B_BHZ97.549°324.83°pP2016-04-15 16:38:44.0836 UTC-10.274iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397770
M44A_BHZ97.69°327.91°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:42.5946 UTC-11.501iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397781
L46A_BHZ97.837°329.27°pP2016-04-15 16:38:45.2514 UTC-10.156iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397771
D62A_BHZ98.176°343.3°PcP2016-04-15 16:38:44.5274 UTC-11.273iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397782
S39B_BHZ98.461°323.77°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:47.5574 UTC-1-0.315iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397774
R40B_BHZ98.461°324.58°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:46.6152 UTC-1-1.257iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397773
K50A_BHZ98.5°332.14°Pdiff2016-04-15 16:38:44.9029 UTC-10.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397775
P43A_BHZ98.553°326.68°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:47.7289 UTC-1-0.551iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397776
O44A_BHZ98.563°327.5°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:48.0079 UTC-1-0.315iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397778
L48A_BHZ98.589°330.68°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:47.3022 UTC-1-1.139iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397779
N47A_BHZ99.041°329.64°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:48.9556 UTC-1-1.492iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397786
J54A_BHZ99.343°335.3°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:50.7647 UTC-1-1.021iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397794
Q44B_BHZ99.384°326.99°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:51.0648 UTC-1-0.904iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397795
F64A_BHZ99.482°343.83°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:51.0282 UTC-1-1.374iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397796
P46A_BHZ99.529°328.39°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:53.1219 UTC-10.508iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397797
M50A_BHZ99.563°331.71°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:53.3895 UTC-10.626iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397800
N49A_BHZ99.573°330.8°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:52.7257 UTC-1-0.08iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397801
J55A_BHZ99.596°335.96°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:54.0087 UTC-11.097iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397802
G62A_BHZ99.649°341.99°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:54.5936 UTC-11.45iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397804
J56A_BHZ99.867°336.73°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:54.8573 UTC-10.744iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397806
Z35B_BHZ99.945°320.65°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:55.6756 UTC-11.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397809
M52A_BHZ100.027°333.03°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:53.4503 UTC-1-1.374iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397811
O49A_BHZ100.156°330.62°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:54.4912 UTC-1-0.904iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397813
J58A_BHZ100.23°338°Pdiff2016-04-15 16:38:53.6426 UTC-11.274iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397814
S44A_BHZ100.294°326.7°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:55.6949 UTC-1-0.315iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397815
J59A_BHZ100.342°338.64°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:55.3194 UTC-1-0.904iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397817
P48A_BHZ100.37°329.72°Pdiff2016-04-15 16:38:54.3841 UTC-11.392iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397818
K57A_BHZ100.466°336.96°Pdiff2016-04-15 16:38:54.9274 UTC-11.509iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397819
L56A_BHZ100.705°336.08°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:57.5178 UTC-1-0.315iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397822
N53A_BHZ100.859°333.38°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:57.8469 UTC-1-0.668iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397826
M55A_BHZ100.942°335.07°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:38:59.744 UTC-10.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397828
J61A_BHZ100.951°340.22°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:00.2584 UTC-11.332iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397830
T45B_BHZ101.127°327.08°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:01.3895 UTC-11.685iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397833
O52A_BHZ101.129°332.54°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:01.7513 UTC-12.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397834
Z38B_BHZ101.183°322.16°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:03.7603 UTC-13.804iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397835
P51A_BHZ101.248°331.53°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:01.4556 UTC-11.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397837
L59A_BHZ101.382°338.11°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:03.6984 UTC-12.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397839
R49A_BHZ101.48°329.8°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:03.5462 UTC-12.274iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397840
Q51A_BHZ101.542°331.27°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:02.7621 UTC-11.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397841
M57A_BHZ101.566°336.36°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:01.3403 UTC-1-0.315iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397849
O54A_BHZ101.574°333.68°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:02.9029 UTC-11.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397842
237B_BHZ101.744°321.45°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:03.1875 UTC-10.744iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397844
T47A_BHZ101.809°328.21°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:03.3572 UTC-10.626iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397847
R50A_BHZ101.819°330.44°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:02.5782 UTC-1-0.198iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397850
P53A_BHZ101.845°332.83°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:03.7539 UTC-10.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397851
Q52A_BHZ101.996°332.09°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:04.8946 UTC-11.332iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397853
N58A_BHZ102.146°336.65°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:05.7987 UTC-11.568iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397855
W45B_BHZ102.443°326.47°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:07.2311 UTC-11.685iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397862
Q54A_BHZ102.489°333.21°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:09.2005 UTC-13.451iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397863
S51A_BHZ102.662°330.93°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:07.9697 UTC-11.45iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397867
R53A_BHZ102.669°332.27°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:07.8829 UTC-11.332iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397868
T50A_BHZ102.712°329.92°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:07.9544 UTC-11.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397870
U49A_BHZ102.767°329.15°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:07.0221 UTC-10.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397869
M63A_BHZ102.907°340.5°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:08.114 UTC-10.509iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397873
N62A_BHZ102.983°339.29°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:06.921 UTC-1-1.021iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397874
P57A_BHZ102.984°335.49°Pdiff2016-04-15 16:39:05.5152 UTC-10.921iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397876
V48A_BHZ102.99°328.28°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:08.4838 UTC-10.508iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397877
Q56A_BHZ103.002°334.51°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:08.8884 UTC-10.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397878
735B_BHZ103.079°319.7°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:09.9378 UTC-11.568iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397879
Y45B_BHZ103.353°326.05°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:09.2709 UTC-1-0.315iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397883
R55A_BHZ103.365°333.7°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:08.7371 UTC-1-0.904iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397884
S54A_BHZ103.373°332.72°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:10.5371 UTC-10.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397885
143B_BHZ103.423°324.56°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:11.5837 UTC-11.685iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397888
V51A_BHZ103.962°330.14°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:12.445 UTC-10.155iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397889
X48A_BHZ103.987°327.95°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:13.2642 UTC-10.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397890
342B_BHZ104.042°323.73°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:12.6852 UTC-10.038iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397892
W50A_BHZ104.089°329.34°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:13.7138 UTC-10.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397893
441B_BHZ104.102°323.04°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:14.0093 UTC-11.097iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397894
V52A_BHZ104.231°330.72°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:16.6978 UTC-13.215iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397896
S57A_BHZ104.236°334.57°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:16.8374 UTC-13.333iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397897
U54A_BHZ104.319°332.17°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:14.9721 UTC-11.097iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397899
R58B_BHZ104.41°335.44°Pdiff2016-04-15 16:39:12.1985 UTC-11.274iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397903
Z47B_BHZ104.586°327.02°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:13.9224 UTC-1-1.139iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397904
146B_BHZ104.6°326.23°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:13.7459 UTC-1-1.374iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397905
V53A_BHZ104.689°331.3°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:15.4395 UTC-1-0.08iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397906
W52A_BHZ104.749°330.37°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:15.2341 UTC-1-0.551iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397907
Y49A_BHZ104.768°328.34°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:16.0254 UTC-10.156iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397908
344B_BHZ104.773°324.85°pPdiff2016-04-15 16:39:16.7502 UTC-10.862iasp91dbp:tcox:16106397909

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