Mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 46 km southwest of Kushiro, Kushiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan, on Apr 06, 2016 21:57:32.68
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 75 km depth
6 Apr 13:05 UTC: First to report: NIED after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Apr 06, 2016 21:57:32.68
Depth: 74.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.597°N / 144.146°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
859 km (534 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||75 km||SE OFF TOKACHI||NIED|
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