Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 41 km southeast of Nemuro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 10, 2021 01:23:56.86 -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 49 km depth
9 May 16:30 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 10, 2021 01:23:56.86
Depth: 48.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.999°N / 145.813°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Golovnin (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) SSE of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SE of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) E of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) ESE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) ESE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
363 km (225 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
968 km (601 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) S of Kunajiri Island (pop: 7,000) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SW of Shikotan Island (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||49 km||OFF NEMURO PENINSULA, Japan||NIED|
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