Mag. 3.1 earthquake - SE OFF MIYAGI PREF on Jun 21, 2016 02:38:03.39
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 26 km depth
20 Jun 17:47 UTC: First to report: NIED after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 21, 2016 02:38:03.39
Depth: 26.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.831°N / 142.141°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Zao (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
98 km (61 mi) SE of Ishinomaki (pop: 117,200)
108 km (67 mi) ENE of Namie (Futaba-gun) (pop: 21,900)
111 km (69 mi) ESE of Shiogama (pop: 59,500)
116 km (72 mi) ESE of Iwanuma (pop: 42,400)
122 km (76 mi) ESE of Sendai (pop: 1,063,100)
132 km (82 mi) SE of Furukawa (pop: 76,300)
141 km (88 mi) NE of Iwaki (pop: 357,300)
323 km (201 mi) NE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600)
Primary data source: NIED
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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