Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Sea of Okhotsk, 21 km south of Yuzhno-Kurilsk, Sakhalin Oblast, Russia, on Apr 16, 2021 23:54:35.64 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 108 km depth
16 Apr 15:01 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Apr 2021 14:54:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Apr 16, 2021 23:54:35.64
Depth: 108.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.841°N / 145.894°E (Sea of Okhotsk, Russia)
Nearest volcano: Mendeleev (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) S of Yuzhno-Kurilsk (pop: 6,470) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Otrada (pop: 3,220) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NNE of Nemuro (Japan) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Shibetsu (Japan) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) W of Shikotan (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) E of Abashiri (Japan) (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) E of Motomachi (Abashiri District, Japan) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) NE of Kushiro (Japan) (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) E of Kitami (Japan) (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) SW of Kuril'sk (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Kunajiri Island (pop: 7,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) W of Shikotan Island (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||108 km||NEAR KUNASHIRI ISLAND, Russia||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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