Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Inland Sea, 39 km northeast of Ōita, Oita, Japan, on May 06, 2021 04:58:19.34 -
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 73 km depth
5 May 20:04 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 06, 2021 04:58:19.34
Depth: 73.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.512°N / 131.859°E (Inland Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Tsurumi (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) ENE of Kitsuki (pop: 23,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNE of Tsurusaki (pop: 77,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ENE of Hiji (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) E of BungoTakada (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NE of Ōita (pop: 448,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NE of Beppu (pop: 125,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) N of Usuki (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Hikari (pop: 45,900) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) E of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
757 km (470 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NNE of Kyushu Island (pop: 13,232,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||73 km||IYONADA SETONAIKAI, Japan||NIED|
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