Mag. 2.5 earthquake - East China Sea, 155 km west of Kagoshima, Japan, on Jun 16, 2016 20:39:08.72
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 1 km depth
16 Jun 11:49 UTC: First to report: NIED after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 16, 2016 20:39:08.72
Depth: 0.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.084°N / 129.021°E (East China Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kikai (127 km / 79 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
125 km (78 mi) W of Makurazaki (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) WSW of Kaseda-shirakame (Minamisatsuma) (pop: 23,700) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) WSW of Kushikino (pop: 25,700) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) WSW of Ijūin (Hioki) (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) SW of Sendai (pop: 73,100) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) WSW of Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) W of Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) SSW of Nagasaki (pop: 410,200) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SW of Kumamoto (pop: 680,400) --> See nearby quakes!
1115 km (693 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.5||0.7 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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.