Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Japan Sea, 29 km north of Aomori, Japan, on Apr 28, 2021 10:20:43.25 -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 14 km depth
28 Apr 01:27 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Apr 28, 2021 10:20:43.25
Depth: 13.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.075°N / 140.669°E (Japan Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Hakkoda (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) N of Aomori (pop: 298,400) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Goshogawara (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of Shimokizukuri (Tsugaru) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) N of Namioka (Aomori) (pop: 20,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) N of Kuroishi (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WSW of Mutsu (pop: 49,200) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Hirosaki (pop: 175,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) S of Hakodate (pop: 275,700) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNE of Akita (pop: 320,100) --> See nearby quakes!
605 km (376 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||14 km||TSUGARU PENINSULA REGION, Japan||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, 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.