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USGS Energy and Broadband Solution

NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

05/08/16 02:46:30 UTC
Epicenter 38.27N 141.99E

BROADBAND SOURCE PARAMETERS
Energy Magnitude:
 Me                         6.8
Radiated Energy:
 Es               3.8*10**14 Nm
 No. of sta: 18  Focal mech.  M                                      
Broadband Depth:        36.0 km
COMMENT: Depth from synthetics of broadband displacement seismograms.

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