Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Numata Shi, 44 km northeast of Maebashi, Gunma, Japan, on May 27, 2021 19:38:17.59 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 124 km depth
27 May 10:44 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 27, 2021 19:38:17.59
Depth: 124.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.736°N / 139.351°E (Numata Shi, Gunma, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Nikko-Shirane (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) W of Nikkō (Nikko, Tochigi) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ENE of Numata (pop: 45,500) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) W of Imaichi (Tochigi) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) N of Kiryū (pop: 110,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Kanuma (Tochigi) (pop: 94,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) NNE of Maebashi (pop: 282,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) N of Ōta (pop: 152,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NNE of Isesaki (pop: 130,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNW of Saitama (pop: 1,193,400) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NNW 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.