Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Tōhaku-gun, 6.2 km southeast of Kurayoshi, Tottori, Japan, on Oct 27, 2016 08:47:21.00
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 8 km depth
26 Oct 23:53 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2016 23:47:21 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Oct 27, 2016 08:47:21.00
Depth: 8.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.385°N / 133.85°E (Tōhaku-gun, Tottori, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Oki-Dogo (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SSE of Kurayoshi (pop: 48,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Tottori-shi (pop: 154,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Tsuyama (Okayama) (pop: 89,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Yonago (pop: 141,400) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Yasugichō (Yasugi, Shimane) (pop: 29,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) ESE of Sakaiminato (pop: 36,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) N of Okayama (pop: 639,700) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) N of Kurashiki (Okayama) (pop: 437,600) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) WNW of Osaka (Ōsaka) (pop: 2,592,400) --> See nearby quakes!
530 km (329 mi) W of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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