Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Japan Sea, 28 km south of Okushiri Island, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 08, 2021 04:04:43.21 -
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Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 198 km depth
7 May 19:11 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 08, 2021 04:04:43.21
Depth: 197.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.919°N / 139.507°E (Japan Sea, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Oshima-Oshima (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) W of Kamiiso (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) W of Honchō (Kameda-gun) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) W of Hakodate (pop: 275,700) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) WSW of Date (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) WSW of Muroran (pop: 96,200) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Goshogawara (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) NW of Aomori (pop: 298,400) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) NNW of Hirosaki (pop: 175,000) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SW of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
693 km (431 mi) N of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) S of Okushiri Island (pop: 3,340) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||198 km||SW OFF HOKKAIDO, Japan||NIED|
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