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Input information:

Richter scale magnitude |  \nRichter scale magnitude | 6


Richter scale magnitude:

equivalent energy | 6.3×10^13 J  (joules)\n= 18 GW h  (gigawatt hours)\n= 18000 MW h  (megawatt hours)\nequivalent mass of TNT | 15 kt  (metric kilotons)\n= 15000 lg tn  (long tons)\n= 3.3×10^7 lb  (pounds)


Earthquake classification:

strong


Values on other scales:

seismic moment magnitude M_w | 6\nbroadband body wave magnitude m_B | 6.3\nshort-period body wave magnitude m_b | 5.6\nJapan Meteorological Agency magnitude M_JMA | 6.1\nsurface wave magnitude M_S | 5.9


Maximum Modified Mercalli Intensity:

VI  |  VII  |  VIII  |  IX  |  X

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