Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Nakagawa-gun, 45 km southeast of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 13, 2021 08:24:25.15 -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 76 km depth
12 May 23:30 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 13, 2021 08:24:25.15
Depth: 75.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.55°N / 143.429°E (Nakagawa-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) ENE of Shizunai-furukawachō (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) WSW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SSW of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) E of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) E of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) ESE of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) ESE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
828 km (515 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||76 km||TOKACHI REGION, Japan||NIED|
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