Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - 5 km east of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 02, 2021 08:36:31.72 -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 114 km depth
1 May 23:43 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 02, 2021 08:36:31.72
Depth: 113.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.979°N / 144.436°E (Kushiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) E of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) SW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) WSW of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (62 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (62 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) SSE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) S of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
907 km (564 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: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||114 km||KUSHIRO REGION, Japan||NIED|
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