Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Hiroo-gun, 63 km south of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jun 12, 2021 12:46:53.21 -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 56 km depth
12 Jun 03:53 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 12, 2021 12:46:53.21
Depth: 55.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.354°N / 143.106°E↗ (Hiroo-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 42.354°S / 36.894°W↗
Nearest volcano: Nipesotsu-Maruyama (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) E of Shizunai-furukawachō (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) S of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (77 mi) SW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) ESE of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ESE of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SE of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) ESE of Ebetsu (pop: 134,000) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) ESE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
798 km (496 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||56 km||Japan: HIDAKA MOUNTAINS REGION||NIED|
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