Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Minamikyushu Shi, 14 km northeast of Makurazaki, Kagoshima, Japan, on Apr 22, 2021 22:09:00.71 -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 152 km depth
22 Apr 13:16 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 22 Apr 2021 13:09:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Apr 22, 2021 22:09:00.71
Depth: 152.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.344°N / 130.436°E (Minamikyushu Shi, Kagoshima, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Ibusuku (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SE of Kaseda-shirakame (Minamisatsuma) (pop: 23,700) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NE of Makurazaki (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Ibusuki (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Tarumizu (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of Ijūin (Hioki) (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Sendai (pop: 73,100) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) S of Kumamoto (pop: 680,400) --> See nearby quakes!
984 km (612 mi) WSW 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||152 km||SATSUMA PENINSULA 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.
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