Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Kawakami-gun, 55 km north of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 05, 2021 19:18:56.66 -
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 138 km depth
5 May 10:28 UTC: First to report: NIED after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 05, 2021 19:18:56.66
Depth: 138.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.453°N / 144.546°E↗ (Kawakami-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 43.453°S / 35.454°W↗
Nearest volcano: Mashu (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (33 mi) WSW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) ENE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) ENE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
958 km (595 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: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||138 km||TESHIKAGA REGION, Japan||NIED|
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