Mag. 2.9 earthquake - East China Sea, 121 km west of Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan, on Jun 04, 2016 08:16:25.10
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 1 km depth
3 Jun 23:28 UTC: First to report: NIED after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 04, 2016 08:16:25.10
Depth: 0.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.062°N / 129.065°E (East China Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kikai (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
121 km (75 mi) W of Makurazaki (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SW of Sendai (pop: 73,100) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SW of Akune (pop: 25,100) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) WSW of Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) W of Ibusuki (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WSW of Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) WSW of Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) SSW of Isahaya (pop: 97,400) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (154 mi) SW of Kumamoto (pop: 680,400) --> See nearby quakes!
1112 km (691 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||0.9 km||SW OFF KYUSHU||NIED|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.