Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Tōhaku-gun, 5.5 km southeast of Kurayoshi, Tottori, Japan, on May 21, 2021 23:28:58.94 -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 May 14:35 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 21, 2021 23:28:58.94
Depth: 9.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.392°N / 133.849°E (Tōhaku-gun, Tottori, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Oki-Dogo (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SSE of Kurayoshi (pop: 48,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Tottori-shi (pop: 154,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Tsuyama (Okayama) (pop: 89,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Yonago (pop: 141,400) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Yasugichō (Yasugi, Shimane) (pop: 29,400) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NE of Niimi (Okayama) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Sakaiminato (pop: 36,300) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) N of Okayama (pop: 639,700) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) WNW of Osaka (Ōsaka) (pop: 2,592,400) --> See nearby quakes!
530 km (329 mi) W 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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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.