Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Zentsūji Shi, 7.9 km south of Marugame, Kagawa, Japan, on May 06, 2021 04:56:31.04 -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 19 km depth
5 May 20:03 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 06, 2021 04:56:31.04
Depth: 19.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.215°N / 133.806°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!
8 km (5 mi) SE of Tadotsu (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) SSW 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) WSW of Shido (pop: 22,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Tamano (Okayama) (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) WSW of Osaka (Ōsaka) (pop: 2,592,400) --> See nearby quakes!
561 km (349 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||19 km||KAGAWA PREF, Japan||NIED|
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