Topics MJMA6.5 earthquake on April 14, 2016 ✏ Apr 15, 2016 up,   May 13 new
  MJMA7.3 mainshock on April 16, 2016 is here.
General Summary Seismicity Moment
Seismograms Crustal
Strong Motion Rupture Process 3-D Hypocenter

 General Summary
An MJMA 6.5 earthquake occurred on April 14, 2016, before the occurrence of the MJMA 7.3 earthquake on April 16 in Kumamoto prefecture, Southwestern Japan. The hypocenters of this strike-slip MJMA 6.5 earthquake and its aftershocks are distributed along the Futagawa and Hinagu active faults.

Policies  |  ▶How to use the data  |  ▶Contact us  |  ▶Web site for mobile phones (in Japanese)
We, NIED, do not deliver any e-mails of immediate seismic information obtained by the AQUA system.
In addition, please understand that we prohibit the redistribution of the seismic data. For more information, please read How to use the Hi-net data and FAQ.
High Sensitivity Seismograph Network Laboratory, Network Center for Earthquake, Tsunami and Volcano,
National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience.
3-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture, 305-0006, JAPAN
Copyright © National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience, All rights Reserved.