Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Shari-gun, 34 km southeast of Abashiri, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 24, 2021 01:58:29.18 -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 May 17:04 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 24, 2021 01:58:29.18
Depth: 9.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.823°N / 144.588°E (Shari-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kutcharo (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) E of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) E of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) N of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) NE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) E of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) ENE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
996 km (619 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||9.5 km||Japan: ABASHIRI REGION||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.