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Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake: Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Mon Nov 21st 2016 20:59:49 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 6.9 mwb) located in Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan. Seismic region Japan - Kuriles - Kamchatka.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station E28B in the network is 8,829.1 km.

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Details

Time:Mon Nov 21st 2016 20:59:49 (UTC)
Magnitude:6.9 mwb
Location:(37.3917,141.4025)
Depth:11.3 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:849264,863303
nass,ndef:236,0
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_BHZ79.313°314.4°P2016-11-21 21:11:55.1668 UTC-10.534iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501019
D32B_BHZ80.674°316.69°P2016-11-21 21:12:02.179 UTC-10.194iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501159
B35B_BHZ81.257°318.74°P2016-11-21 21:12:05.3385 UTC77.1170.249iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500896
F33B_BHZ81.961°317.3°P2016-11-21 21:12:09.5566 UTC24.1270.748iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500902
K31B_BHZ83.091°316.04°P2016-11-21 21:12:16.2159 UTC29.1181.526iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500908
F36B_BHZ83.23°319.1°P2016-11-21 21:12:15.8272 UTC29.0380.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500914
E38A_BHZ83.544°320.34°P2016-11-21 21:12:18.1046 UTC57.1091.082iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500852
D41A_BHZ84.466°322.32°P2016-11-21 21:12:21.5385 UTC37.218-0.179iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500861
I37B_BHZ84.686°319.3°P2016-11-21 21:12:23.0789 UTC96.2720.254iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500888
L34B_BHZ84.773°317.55°P2016-11-21 21:12:23.6806 UTC18.6440.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500920
N33B_BHZ85.129°316.97°P2016-11-21 21:12:24.374 UTC-1-0.673iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501023
G40A_BHZ85.175°321.33°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:26.7585 UTC83.416-1.47iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500863
E43A_BHZ85.662°323.43°P2016-11-21 21:12:28.431 UTC24.980.727iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500864
F42A_BHZ85.68°322.68°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:29.2724 UTC-1-1.179iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501022
N35B_BHZ85.962°318.06°P2016-11-21 21:12:29.1644 UTC24.924-0.025iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500890
K38B_BHZ86.024°319.78°P2016-11-21 21:12:30.6383 UTC15.5031.144iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500892
I40B_BHZ86.063°321.12°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:31.4989 UTC25.753-0.637iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500866
R32B_BHZ86.145°316.34°P2016-11-21 21:12:31.1548 UTC-11.061iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501025
E46A_BHZ86.751°325.28°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:34.294 UTC-1-0.876iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501024
I42A_BHZ86.825°322.24°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:34.508 UTC32.302-0.987iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500868
H43A_BHZ86.863°322.98°P2016-11-21 21:12:34.1704 UTC28.8320.56iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500870
L40A_BHZ87.205°320.79°P2016-11-21 21:12:36.1637 UTC45.6150.894iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500869
N38B_BHZ87.213°319.56°P2016-11-21 21:12:34.8675 UTC36.201-0.442iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500854
G45A_BHZ87.292°324.39°P2016-11-21 21:12:35.0591 UTC-1-0.631iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501027
I45A_BHZ87.865°324.02°P2016-11-21 21:12:39.069 UTC-10.638iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501029
P38B_BHZ87.954°319.4°P2016-11-21 21:12:38.4159 UTC45.435-0.434iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500871
L42A_BHZ87.973°321.8°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:40.2435 UTC38.454-0.317iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500872
K43A_BHZ88.023°322.66°P2016-11-21 21:12:37.8191 UTC13.239-1.361iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500873
N41A_BHZ88.43°321.06°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:42.2584 UTC25.814-0.323iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500875
T35B_BHZ88.434°317.67°P2016-11-21 21:12:41.3138 UTC31.5760.194iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500876
P40B_BHZ88.763°320.33°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:44.3159 UTC77.8930.262iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500877
J47A_BHZ89.109°324.99°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:46.1008 UTC-10.519iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501032
M44A_BHZ89.201°322.86°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:45.882 UTC23.853-0.106iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500855
I49A_BHZ89.345°326.34°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:47.8579 UTC-11.232iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501033
L46A_BHZ89.477°324.01°P2016-11-21 21:12:44.6556 UTC5.4721-1.361iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500856
S39B_BHZ89.53°319.56°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:47.5852 UTC26.7210.141iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500879
R40B_BHZ89.607°320.2°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:47.293 UTC50.38-0.489iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500880
P43A_BHZ89.899°321.92°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:49.3095 UTC16.5020.232iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500884
U38B_BHZ89.924°318.93°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:49.7508 UTC58.2370.563iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500882
O44A_BHZ89.99°322.59°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:50.2189 UTC-10.742iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501034
K50A_BHZ90.397°326.48°P2016-11-21 21:12:50.6517 UTC-10.344iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501037
N47A_BHZ90.659°324.41°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:52.8452 UTC34.110.406iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500921
Z35B_BHZ90.666°317.27°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:53.205 UTC34.2330.733iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500857
Q44B_BHZ90.721°322.24°P2016-11-21 21:12:51.564 UTC28.25-0.25iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500859
P46A_BHZ90.999°323.41°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:54.5604 UTC6.05340.617iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500931
N49A_BHZ91.282°325.41°P2016-11-21 21:12:54.6062 UTC7.89220.194iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500922
M50A_BHZ91.366°326.19°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:56.5496 UTC-10.982iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501038
J54A_BHZ91.525°329.25°P2016-11-21 21:12:55.731 UTC-10.194iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501039
S44A_BHZ91.562°322.07°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:57.5194 UTC14.4761.083iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500934
O49A_BHZ91.819°325.3°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:58.1121 UTC-10.534iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501040
J55A_BHZ91.834°329.83°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:58.9503 UTC-11.306iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501041
P48A_BHZ91.934°324.57°P2016-11-21 21:12:57.2724 UTC-1-0.155iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501042
M52A_BHZ91.943°327.34°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:59.6244 UTC-11.497iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501043
Z38B_BHZ91.99°318.54°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:59.1554 UTC14.7230.822iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501010
E63A_BHZ92.008°336.68°P2016-11-21 21:12:56.8512 UTC-1-0.917iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501046
N51A_BHZ92.048°326.63°P2016-11-21 21:12:57.482 UTC-1-0.472iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501047
F62A_BHZ92.066°335.55°P2016-11-21 21:12:57.4555 UTC23.119-0.582iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500938
J56A_BHZ92.173°330.51°PcP2016-11-21 21:12:58.9735 UTC-1-0.17iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501048
J57A_BHZ92.361°331.12°pP2016-11-21 21:13:01.813 UTC-1-1.385iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501052
T45B_BHZ92.394°322.44°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:00.9332 UTC-10.809iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501053
237B_BHZ92.468°318.05°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:01.8727 UTC-11.42iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501054
F63A_BHZ92.489°336.19°P2016-11-21 21:12:58.6258 UTC-1-1.361iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501055
G62A_BHZ92.517°335.12°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:01.1982 UTC7.1820.529iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500939
F64A_BHZ92.552°336.76°pP2016-11-21 21:13:03.7998 UTC-1-0.275iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501056
J58A_BHZ92.653°331.63°pP2016-11-21 21:13:03.1489 UTC-1-1.39iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501057
K57A_BHZ92.77°330.74°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:01.8092 UTC-10.019iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501058
N53A_BHZ92.772°327.67°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:02.3735 UTC6.42850.572iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500945
J59A_BHZ92.828°332.19°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:01.9035 UTC-1-0.142iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501059
L56A_BHZ92.906°329.99°pP2016-11-21 21:13:04.316 UTC-1-1.39iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501060
H62A_BHZ92.913°334.65°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:03.1498 UTC23.7530.726iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500941
O52A_BHZ92.944°326.98°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:02.3519 UTC7.1366-0.209iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500949
P51A_BHZ92.954°326.13°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:04.1955 UTC6.32061.587iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500947
R49A_BHZ93.002°324.7°pP2016-11-21 21:13:04.6681 UTC-1-1.476iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501062
M55A_BHZ93.027°329.12°pP2016-11-21 21:13:04.698 UTC-1-1.561iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501063
T47A_BHZ93.158°323.41°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:03.9224 UTC-10.413iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501064
Q51A_BHZ93.209°325.93°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:05.2792 UTC34.5181.543iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500940
G65A_BHZ93.377°337.33°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:05.7943 UTC-11.313iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501067
R50A_BHZ93.39°325.26°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:06.1095 UTC15.4051.571iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500946
O54A_BHZ93.487°327.97°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:05.4342 UTC19.0470.464iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500944
I62A_BHZ93.49°334.5°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:05.6275 UTC-10.646iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501068
I63A_BHZ93.562°335.06°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:05.702 UTC-10.401iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501071
J61A_BHZ93.579°333.6°pP2016-11-21 21:13:07.9158 UTC-1-0.878iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501072
W45B_BHZ93.597°322.04°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:06.1178 UTC-10.663iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501073
735B_BHZ93.62°316.85°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:06.93 UTC-11.372iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501074
P53A_BHZ93.658°327.26°pP2016-11-21 21:13:07.7672 UTC7.697-1.391iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500953
Q52A_BHZ93.727°326.65°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:07.6452 UTC-11.61iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501075
M57A_BHZ93.76°330.27°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:07.349 UTC9.05681.171iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500958
L59A_BHZ93.767°331.77°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:06.1305 UTC-1-0.081iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501076
U49A_BHZ94.168°324.24°pP2016-11-21 21:13:09.9315 UTC-1-1.563iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501080
T50A_BHZ94.192°324.87°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:08.673 UTC-10.577iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501081
S51A_BHZ94.247°325.72°P2016-11-21 21:13:07.8026 UTC-1-0.25iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501082
K62A_BHZ94.293°333.81°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:10.2435 UTC-11.701iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501083
V48A_BHZ94.297°323.55°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:10.1763 UTC-11.616iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501085
Q54A_BHZ94.314°327.62°P2016-11-21 21:13:08.4608 UTC6.79470.102iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500924
N58A_BHZ94.346°330.54°P2016-11-21 21:13:07.5873 UTC-1-0.917iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501088
143B_BHZ94.362°320.6°pP2016-11-21 21:13:10.7308 UTC-1-1.648iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501089
R53A_BHZ94.39°326.84°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:09.5778 UTC-10.603iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501090
Y45B_BHZ94.431°321.77°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:10.8762 UTC-11.719iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501091
441B_BHZ94.883°319.46°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:12.7651 UTC-11.604iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501095
342B_BHZ94.885°319.99°pP2016-11-21 21:13:13.8856 UTC-1-0.88iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501096
P57A_BHZ95.026°329.58°pP2016-11-21 21:13:13.6723 UTC-1-1.735iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501098
S54A_BHZ95.11°327.24°pP2016-11-21 21:13:14.6527 UTC-1-1.137iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501099
R55A_BHZ95.205°328.07°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:13.9421 UTC14.9681.355iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326500925
X48A_BHZ95.223°323.34°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:13.8031 UTC-11.134iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501103
L64A_BHZ95.397°334.8°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:15.1874 UTC-11.745iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501106
V51A_BHZ95.414°325.13°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:15.0073 UTC-11.49iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501107
N62A_BHZ95.429°332.85°P2016-11-21 21:13:13.1972 UTC-1-0.24iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501108
W50A_BHZ95.456°324.48°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:13.9738 UTC-10.27iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501158
M63A_BHZ95.487°333.9°pP2016-11-21 21:13:16.9595 UTC-1-0.539iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501109
146B_BHZ95.649°322°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:16.2422 UTC-11.683iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501112
344B_BHZ95.691°320.93°pP2016-11-21 21:13:16.8127 UTC-1-1.611iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501113
Z47B_BHZ95.711°322.63°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:16.0163 UTC-11.182iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501114
V52A_BHZ95.73°325.63°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:16.5488 UTC-11.628iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501115
U54A_BHZ95.962°326.83°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:17.1544 UTC-11.204iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501117
Y49A_BHZ96.012°323.7°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:16.2679 UTC-10.097iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501118
S57A_BHZ96.13°328.84°pP2016-11-21 21:13:18.7988 UTC-1-1.611iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501119
X51A_BHZ96.189°324.73°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:18.1725 UTC-11.215iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501120
W52A_BHZ96.194°325.37°pP2016-11-21 21:13:18.9625 UTC-1-1.737iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501121
V53A_BHZ96.23°326.13°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:18.8051 UTC-11.668iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501122
R58B_BHZ96.39°329.59°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:18.1943 UTC-10.347iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501125
346B_BHZ96.417°321.67°P2016-11-21 21:13:17.6529 UTC-1-0.25iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501126
T57A_BHZ96.657°328.59°pP2016-11-21 21:13:20.9535 UTC-1-1.834iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501127
U56A_BHZ96.733°327.79°pP2016-11-21 21:13:21.3063 UTC-1-1.823iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501128
V55A_BHZ96.79°327.2°P2016-11-21 21:13:19.5501 UTC-1-0.028iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501129
Z51A_BHZ97.055°324.45°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:22.072 UTC-11.273iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501130
Y52A_BHZ97.141°325.2°P2016-11-21 21:13:21.127 UTC-1-0.028iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501131
T60A_BHZ97.557°330.33°pP2016-11-21 21:13:25.2078 UTC-1-1.614iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501133
250A_BHZ97.598°323.66°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:24.2832 UTC-11.071iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501134
V58A_BHZ97.744°328.61°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:24.7087 UTC-10.853iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501135
152A_BHZ97.805°324.69°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:25.8463 UTC-11.72iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501137
U59A_BHZ97.814°329.55°pP2016-11-21 21:13:26.5758 UTC-1-1.392iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501138
W57A_BHZ97.913°327.97°PcP2016-11-21 21:13:26.353 UTC-11.744iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501139
154A_BHZ98.625°325.71°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:27.2958 UTC-1-0.472iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501140
352A_BHZ98.671°324.46°pPdiff2016-11-21 21:13:30.3878 UTC-1-1.393iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501157
Y57A_BHZ98.699°327.61°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:25.6271 UTC-1-2.471iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501141
X58A_BHZ98.704°328.36°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:29.4247 UTC-11.304iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501142
V61A_BHZ98.791°330.35°pPdiff2016-11-21 21:13:30.6991 UTC-1-1.615iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501155
451A_BHZ98.96°323.87°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:30.7818 UTC-11.526iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501156
Y58A_BHZ99.113°328.09°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:31.7476 UTC-11.811iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501143
Y59A_BHZ99.387°328.63°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:32.899 UTC-11.748iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501145
255A_BHZ99.493°326.06°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:33.4309 UTC-11.811iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501146
Y60A_BHZ99.656°329.07°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:33.9856 UTC-11.64iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501147
257A_BHZ100.131°327.01°pPdiff2016-11-21 21:13:37.0321 UTC-1-1.227iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501149
456A_BHZ100.706°326.23°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:35.8686 UTC-1-1.139iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501153
656A_BHZ101.582°325.75°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:41.8516 UTC-10.956iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501148
060A_BHZ104.585°326.85°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:51.0887 UTC-1-3.137iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501154
061Z_BHZ105.293°326.33°Pdiff2016-11-21 21:13:57.0099 UTC-1-0.36iasp91dbp:rrodd:16326501151

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