Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Noboribetsu-shi, 24 km northeast of Muroran, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 01, 2021 06:14:44.85 -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 3 km depth
30 Apr 21:21 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 01, 2021 06:14:44.85
Depth: 2.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.512°N / 141.117°E (Noboribetsu-shi, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kuttara (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Shiraoi (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Date (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Muroran (pop: 96,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Kitahiroshima (pop: 62,400) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SSW of Ebetsu (pop: 134,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) S of Otaru (pop: 143,800) --> See nearby quakes!
769 km (478 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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|2.7||2.9 km||IBURI REGION, Japan||NIED|
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.