Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 19 km northeast of Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan, on May 28, 2021 06:03:55.30 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 58 km depth
27 May 21:10 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 28, 2021 06:03:55.30
Depth: 57.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.735°N / 131.754°E (Nobeoka-shi, Miyazaki, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Kuju (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Nobeoka (pop: 121,900) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Saiki (Oita) (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Tsukumiura (Tsukumi, Oita) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SE of Takedamachi (Oita) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Usuki (Oita) (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) S of Tsurusaki (Oita) (pop: 77,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSE of Beppu (Oita) (pop: 125,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNE of Miyazaki (pop: 311,200) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
800 km (497 mi) WSW 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.