Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - 4.1 km south of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on May 31, 2021 08:37:14.26 -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 88 km depth
30 May 23:43 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: May 31, 2021 08:37:14.26
Depth: 87.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.883°N / 143.223°E (Obihiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Nipesotsu-Maruyama (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SSE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) S of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SE of Shimo-furano (Furano) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NE of Shizunai-furukawachō (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) W of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSW of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) E of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
856 km (532 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: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||88 km||Japan: TOKACHI REGION||NIED|
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