Earthquake Rattles Fukushima Daiichi Nuked Power Plant
Posted by feww on October 21, 2015
M5.4 earthquake strikes 7km SE of crippled Fukushima Daiichi NPP
Centered at 37.349°N, 141.097°E, about 7km southeast of the stricken nuclear plant (37.316N, 141.027E), the quake struck at a depth of 28.2 km (17.5 mi), reported USGS/EHP.
The quake was reported as a magnitude 5.5 by Japan’s weather agency, and registered 4 on the local Seismic Intensity Scale (1 to 7).
Location: 37.349°N, 141.097°E; depth=28.2 km (17.5 mi)
Time: 2015-10-21 06:04:49 (UTC)
- 17km (11mi) SSE of Namie, Japan
- 38km (24mi) NNE of Iwaki, Japan
- 46km (29mi) ESE of Funehiki, Japan
- 55km (34mi) E of Miharu, Japan
- 223km (139mi) NE of Tokyo, Japan
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