Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - 20 km northwest of Otofuke, Katō-gun, Hokkaido, Japan, on Apr 11, 2021 16:15:17.34 -
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 112 km depth
11 Apr 07:23 UTC: First to report: NIED after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Apr 2021 07:15:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Apr 11, 2021 16:15:17.34
Depth: 112.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.151°N / 143.091°E (Katō-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Nipesotsu-Maruyama (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) NNW of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NNW of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) ESE of Shimo-furano (Furano) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ESE of Ashibetsu (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ESE of Akabira (pop: 14,200) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) W of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
880 km (547 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: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.9||112 km||TOKACHI REGION, Japan||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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