Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 82 km northeast of Hachijojima Island, Japan, on Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 1:58 am (GMT +9) -

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 82 km northeast of Hachijojima Island, Japan, on Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 1:58 am (GMT +9)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 54 km depth

3 Apr 17:05 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Apr 2021 16:58:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 1:58 am (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.664°N / 140.383°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kurose Hole (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
154 km (96 mi) SSE of Tateyama (pop: 50,100) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) SSE of Yokosuka (pop: 429,000) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SSE of Kimitsu (pop: 92,100) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) SSE of Kisarazu (pop: 122,500) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) S of Mobara (pop: 97,300) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SSE of Kamakura (pop: 166,000) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SSE of Fujisawa (pop: 394,600) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SSE of Yokohama (pop: 3,574,400) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) SSE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SE of Shizuoka (pop: 701,600) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NE of Hachijojima Island (pop: 7,520) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 17.4°C (63 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
2.654 kmE OFF HACHIJOJIMA ISLAND, JapanNIED

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