Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Kasai-gun, 35 km west of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jun 08, 2021 17:58:27.21 -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 116 km depth
8 Jun 09:05 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 08, 2021 17:58:27.21
Depth: 115.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.854°N / 142.779°E (Kasai-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Tokachi (63 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WSW of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Shimo-furano (Furano) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNE of Shizunai-furukawachō (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) E of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) ENE of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) E of Hiroshima (pop: 62,400) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
840 km (522 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||116 km||Japan: HIDAKA MOUNTAINS REGION||NIED|
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