Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 68 km north of Kushiro, Japan, on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at 05:50 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 146 km depth
6 Sep 06:18 UTC: First to report: USGS after 27 minutes.
Depth: 146.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.5562°N / 144.6198°E↗ (Shibetsu-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 43.556°S / 35.38°W↗
Nearest volcano: Mashu (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) ESE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNE of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) WNW of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ENE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) E of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) ENE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
971 km (603 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.3||146 km||42 Km WSW of Shibetsu, Japan||USGS|
|4.3||153 km||Hokkaido, Japan Region||GFZ|
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