Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Shibata Shi, 21 km east of Niigata, Japan, on Apr 26, 2021 00:00:32.06 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 155 km depth
25 Apr 15:07 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Apr 26, 2021 00:00:32.06
Depth: 155.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.909°N / 139.248°E (Shibata Shi, Niigata, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Numazawa (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNE of Suibara (Agano) (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) WSW of Shibata (pop: 80,800) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Kameda-honchō (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NE of Niitsu (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Gosen (pop: 37,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) E of Niigata (pop: 505,300) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNE of Muramatsu (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NE of Sandyo (pop: 82,900) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) WSW of Sendai (Miyagi) (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (155 mi) N 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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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.