Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 35 km northwest of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Apr 22, 2021 05:11:15.93 -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 132 km depth
21 Apr 20:17 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Apr 22, 2021 05:11:15.93
Depth: 131.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.181°N / 144.041°E (Kushiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) NW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) S of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ENE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) S of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) S of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) ESE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) E of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
913 km (567 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 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||132 km||KUSHIRO 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.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.