Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Ashoro-gun, 38 km southwest of Kitami, Ktiami Shi, Hokkaido, Japan, on Apr 30, 2021 07:30:53.30 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 135 km depth
29 Apr 22:42 UTC: First to report: NIED after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Apr 30, 2021 07:30:53.30
Depth: 135.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.495°N / 143.69°E (Ashoro-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SSW of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SW of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) SW of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NNE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SSE of Mombetsu (pop: 26,900) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) ESE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) ENE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
933 km (580 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||135 km||TOKACHI REGION, Japan||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.