Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7.6 km east of BungoTakada, Bungo-takada Shi, Oita, Japan, on Jun 08, 2021 03:02:54.53 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 120 km depth
7 Jun 18:09 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 08, 2021 03:02:54.53
Depth: 120.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.576°N / 131.524°E (Bungo-takada Shi, Oita, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Tsurumi (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) ENE of BungoTakada (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNW of Kitsuki (pop: 23,400) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Hiji (pop: 27,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Nakatsu (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) N of Beppu (pop: 125,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) N of Ōita (pop: 448,900) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Tsurusaki (pop: 77,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Ube (Yamaguchi) (pop: 173,700) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) E of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
783 km (487 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.