Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Shimohei-gun, 15 km northwest of Miyako, Iwate, Japan, on Apr 11, 2021 08:37:27.90 -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 58 km depth
10 Apr 23:44 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Apr 2021 23:37:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Apr 11, 2021 08:37:27.90
Depth: 57.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.76°N / 141.839°E (Shimohei-gun, Iwate, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Iwate (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) NW of Miyako (pop: 51,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Yamada (Shimohei-gun) (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) N of Ōtsuchi (Kamihei-gun) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) N of Kamaishi (pop: 43,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Tōno (pop: 26,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) E of Morioka (pop: 295,200) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) NE of Hanamaki (pop: 73,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NE of Kitakami (pop: 93,900) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) NNE of Sendai (Miyagi) (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
491 km (305 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||58 km||NORTHERN IWATE PREF, Japan||NIED|
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