Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 99 km southeast of Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, on Jun 02, 2021 20:17:20.85 -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 48 km depth
2 Jun 11:23 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 02, 2021 20:17:20.85
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.762°N / 141.791°E↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Antipode: 37.762°S / 38.209°W↗
Nearest volcano: Zao (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) ENE of Namie (Futaba-gun) (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSE of Ishinomaki (pop: 117,200) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) ESE of Watari (pop: 36,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Yamoto (Higashimatsushima) (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) ESE of Iwanuma (pop: 42,400) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SE of Shiogama (pop: 59,500) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Kakuda (pop: 33,200) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SE of Rifu (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SE of Sendai (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (184 mi) NE 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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