Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Ashoro-gun, 40 km northeast of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 14, 2021 06:25:00.81 -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 133 km depth
13 May 21:31 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 14, 2021 06:25:00.81
Depth: 132.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.235°N / 143.427°E (Ashoro-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Nipesotsu-Maruyama (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) NE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SSW of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SW of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) E of Shimo-furano (Furano) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) E of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
898 km (558 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||133 km||TOKACHI REGION, 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.