Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 20 km east of Miyazaki, Japan, on Jun 04, 2021 14:23:27.02 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 38 km depth
4 Jun 05:30 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 04, 2021 14:23:27.02
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.966°N / 131.62°E↗ (Philippine Sea, Japan)
Antipode: 31.966°S / 48.38°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kirishima (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Miyazaki (pop: 311,200) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Takanabe (Kōyu-gun) (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SE of Tsuma (Saito-shi) (pop: 34,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Nichinan (pop: 44,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ENE of Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) E of Kobayashi (pop: 39,700) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NNE of Kushima (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) S of Nobeoka (pop: 121,900) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) SSE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
853 km (530 mi) WSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SE of Kyushu Island (pop: 13,232,000) --> 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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|2.7||38 km||Japan: HYUGANADA REGION||NIED|
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.