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NEAR S. COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

04/09/05 14:57:18 UTC
Epicenter 33.15N 137.04E

BROADBAND SOURCE PARAMETERS
 Energy Magnitude:
  Me                         7.4
 Radiated Energy:
  Es               2.8*10**15 Nm
  No. of sta: 12  Focal mech.  M                                      
Comment:  Complex earthquake observed on broadband displacmement seismograms.  
A small event is followed by at least one larger event about 14 seconds later.

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