Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Miyoshi Shi, Tokushima, 16 km south of Kan’onjichō, Japan, on May 10, 2021 19:00:02.98 -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 8 km depth
10 May 10:07 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 10, 2021 19:00:02.98
Depth: 7.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.986°N / 133.689°E↗ (Miyoshi Shi, Tokushima, Japan)
Antipode: 33.986°S / 46.311°W↗
Nearest volcano: Sanbe (161 km / 100 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Ikedachō (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Kan’onjichō (Kagawa) (pop: 44,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) S of Tadotsu (Kagawa) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Marugame (Kagawa) (pop: 82,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) E of Niihama (Ehime) (pop: 123,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Sakaidechō (Kagawa) (pop: 57,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Saijo (Ehime) (pop: 58,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) W of Tokushima (pop: 267,300) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) WSW of Osaka (Ōsaka) (pop: 2,592,400) --> See nearby quakes!
580 km (360 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||7.8 km||NE EHIME PREF, Japan||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.