Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Notsuke-gun, 26 km west of Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Apr 18, 2021 20:57:46.34 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 81 km depth
18 Apr 12:04 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2021 11:57:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Apr 18, 2021 20:57:46.34
Depth: 80.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.321°N / 145.248°E (Notsuke-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Mashu (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) W of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) ENE of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ESE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) SE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) ESE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) ENE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) ENE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
973 km (605 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||81 km||NEMURO REGION, Japan||NIED|
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