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Magnitude 6.6 NEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Monday, September 06, 2004 at 23:29:35 UTC

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver

Felt in southwestern Honshu from Kobe to Tokyo. Recorded (4 JMA) in Osaka, Mie, Shizuoka and Wakayama; (3 JMA) in Aichi, Fukui, Hyogo, Kanagawa, Kyoto, Nara, Shiga, Tottori and Yamanashi; (2 JMA) in Chiba, Hiroshima, Ishikawa, Nagano, Okayama, Saitama, Shimane, Tokyo and Toyama; (1 JMA) in Gumma, Miyagi, Niigata and Yamaguchi Prefectures. Recorded (3 JMA) in Tokushima and (2 JMA) in Ehime, Kagawa and Kochi Prefectures, Shikoku. Also recorded (3 JMA) on Kozu-shima, Nii-jima and O- shima; (2 JMA) on Aoga-shima, Hachijo-jima, Mikura-jima and Miyake-jima.

 


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