ALERT: 5.5 earthquake, 50km SE of Ofunato, Japan. Dec 29 23:59 at epicenter (21m ago, depth 40km)

Event Time

  1. 2012-12-29 14:59:37 UTC
  2. 2012-12-29 23:59:37 UTC+09:00 at epicenter
  3. 2012-12-29 09:59:37 UTC-05:00 system time


38.762°N 142.141°E depth=40.4km (25.1mi)

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Nearby Cities

  1. 50km (31mi) SE of Ofunato, Japan
  2. 60km (37mi) SSE of Kamaishi, Japan
  3. 70km (43mi) SSE of Otsuchi, Japan
  4. 80km (50mi) SSE of Yamada, Japan
  5. 404km (251mi) NNE of Tokyo, Japan



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