Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Yūbari, 29 km northeast of Chitose, Hokkaido, Japan, on Apr 15, 2021 23:14:29.71 -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 142 km depth
15 Apr 14:21 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 14:14:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Apr 15, 2021 23:14:29.71
Depth: 142.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.928°N / 141.982°E (Yūbari, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Shikotsu (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) ENE of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) E of Kitahiroshima (pop: 62,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSE of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Ebetsu (pop: 134,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Bibai (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Tōbetsu (Ishikari District) (pop: 21,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) ESE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) ESE of Ishikari (pop: 57,300) --> See nearby quakes!
829 km (515 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: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||142 km||ISHIKARI DEPRESSION, Japan||NIED|
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