Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 6 km west of Kobe, Kōbe Shi, Hyōgo, Japan, on May 10, 2021 04:08:21.08 -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 14 km depth
9 May 19:14 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 10, 2021 04:08:21.08
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.712°N / 135.123°E (Kōbe Shi, Hyōgo, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Haku-san (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WNW of Kobe (pop: 1,528,500) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ENE of Akashi (pop: 297,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Miki (pop: 74,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) W of Ashiya (pop: 88,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) W of Nishinomiya (pop: 468,900) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Sandachō (pop: 132,900) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Ono (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) WSW of Takarazuka (pop: 219,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Osaka (Ōsaka) (pop: 2,592,400) --> See nearby quakes!
429 km (267 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||14 km||SE HYOGO PREF, Japan||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.