Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Zentsūji Shi, 7.9 km south of Marugame, Kagawa, Japan, on May 05, 2021 06:43:58.31 -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 19 km depth
4 May 21:50 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 05, 2021 06:43:58.31
Depth: 18.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.215°N / 133.808°E (Zentsūji Shi, Kagawa, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Sanbe (149 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Marugame (pop: 82,100) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SE of Tadotsu (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) S of Sakaidechō (pop: 57,100) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Kan’onjichō (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of Ikedachō (Tokushima) (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Takamatsu (pop: 334,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Tamano (Okayama) (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) S of Kurashiki (Okayama) (pop: 437,600) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) WSW of Kobe (Hyōgo) (pop: 1,528,500) --> See nearby quakes!
561 km (348 mi) WSW 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||19 km||KAGAWA PREF, 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.