Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 39 km southeast of Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan, on Apr 19, 2021 12:58:45.67 -
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Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 49 km depth
19 Apr 04:05 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Apr 19, 2021 12:58:45.67
Depth: 49.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.261°N / 141.698°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Narugo (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) ESE of Ishinomaki (pop: 117,200) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ESE of Yamoto (Higashimatsushima) (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) E of Shiogama (pop: 59,500) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) E of Rifu (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Tomiya (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) E of Sendai (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) ESE of Furukawa (pop: 76,300) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) ENE of Iwanuma (pop: 42,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SE of Ichinoseki (pop: 63,000) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (209 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: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||49 km||KINKAZAN REGION, Japan||NIED|
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