Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 47 km northwest of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 19, 2021 15:06:36.100 -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 134 km depth
19 May 06:13 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 19, 2021 15:06:36.100
Depth: 134.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.298°N / 144.01°E↗ (Kushiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 43.298°S / 35.99°W↗
Nearest volcano: Akan (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) NW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) S of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ENE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSW of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) WSW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ESE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
924 km (574 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 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||134 km||Japan: KUSHIRO REGION||NIED|
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