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OFFSHORE HONSHU,JAPAN

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Summary

DATE20/03/2021
ORIGIN TIME09:09:45.2 UTC
LOCATION 38.475 141.607
DEPTH54 km
MAGNITUDE7.0
LOCALITYOFFSHORE HONSHU,JAPAN

Epicentre is offshore, approximately 14km east of Onagawa, 12km NE of Onagawa Nuclear Power Station and 350km NNE of Tokyo. No reports of damage or casualties have been received at this time, however, the Tsunami Warning Centre has issued a precautionary advisory that there is a potential threat of a tsunami and that local populations near coastal areas should move to higher ground.

This event locates approximately 70km WNW of the magnitude 9.1 Tohoku earthquake on 11 March 2011, which killed over 18,000 people.

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