Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Minamiaizu-gun, Fukushima, 82 km northwest of Utsunomiya, Tochigi, Japan, on May 28, 2021 03:10:26.07 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 146 km depth
27 May 18:17 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 28, 2021 03:10:26.07
Depth: 145.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.163°N / 139.351°E (Minamiaizu-gun, Fukushima, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Hiuchi (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Shiozawa (Minamiuonuma, Niigata) (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Tochio-honchō (Nagaoka, Niigata) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Nagaoka (Niigata) (pop: 195,300) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNW of Imaichi (Tochigi) (pop: 64,300) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SE of Sandyo (Niigata) (pop: 82,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SSE of Niigata (pop: 505,300) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) W of Sukagawa (pop: 68,800) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) WSW of Kōriyama (pop: 340,600) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SW of Fukushima (pop: 294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) N 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.