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M 6.8 - NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN - 2015-05-12 21:12:59 UTC

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MagnitudeMw 6.8
RegionNEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Date time2015-05-12 21:12:59.2 UTC
Location38.95 N ; 141.99 E
Depth40 km
Distances123 km NE of Sendai-shi, Japan / pop: 1,037,562 / local time: 06:12:59.2 2015-05-13
27 km SE of Ōfunato, Japan / pop: 35,418 / local time: 06:12:59.2 2015-05-13
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