Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 12 km south of Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan, on Apr 15, 2021 06:57:30.76 -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 137 km depth
14 Apr 22:04 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Apr 2021 21:57:30 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Apr 15, 2021 06:57:30.76
Depth: 136.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.201°N / 139.537°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Hakone (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SSW of Hayama (Miura District) (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Miura (pop: 51,500) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSW of Zushi (pop: 60,100) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) S of Kamakura (pop: 166,000) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Yokosuka (pop: 429,000) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Fujisawa (pop: 394,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Chigasaki (pop: 231,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Hiratsuka (pop: 259,100) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Yokohama (pop: 3,574,400) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) NNE of Shikine-jima Island (pop: 600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||137 km||SAGAMI BAY REGION, Japan||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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