Mag. 2.5 earthquake - East China Sea, 154 km west of Kagoshima, Japan, on Jun 24, 2016 01:53:48.16
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 2 km depth
23 Jun 17:03 UTC: First to report: NIED after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 24, 2016 01:53:48.16
Depth: 2.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.077°N / 129.037°E (East China Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kikai (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km (77 mi) W of Makurazaki (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SW of Sendai (pop: 73,100) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WSW of Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SW of Izumi (pop: 39,200) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) W of Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) SSW of Nagasaki (pop: 410,200) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) WSW of Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) SSW of Isahaya (pop: 97,400) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) SW of Kumamoto (pop: 680,400) --> See nearby quakes!
1114 km (692 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||2.4 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.