Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Shiranuka-gun, 50 km west of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 11, 2021 01:31:22.22 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 138 km depth
10 May 16:38 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 11, 2021 01:31:22.22
Depth: 137.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.142°N / 143.8°E (Shiranuka-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ENE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SSW of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ESE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) E of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
901 km (560 mi) NNE 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||138 km||KUSHIRO REGION, 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.