Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - Abashiri District, 33 km southeast of Kitami, Ktiami Shi, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 01, 2021 13:33:57.72 -
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Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 2 km depth
1 May 04:40 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 01, 2021 13:33:57.72
Depth: 2.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.552°N / 144.102°E (Abashiri District, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) S of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SSW of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) NE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) E of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) ENE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
952 km (592 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: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||2.1 km||TESHIKAGA REGION, Japan||NIED|
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