Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 35 km west of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 31, 2021 03:57:19.30 -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 95 km depth
30 May 19:04 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 31, 2021 03:57:19.30
Depth: 95.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.957°N / 143.949°E (Kushiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) W of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) S of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (61 mi) S of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) SE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) ENE of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) E of Ebetsu (pop: 134,000) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
887 km (551 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||95 km||Japan: KUSHIRO REGION||NIED|
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.