Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Shiranuka-gun, 24 km west of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jun 15, 2021 07:57:39.60 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 33 km depth
14 Jun 23:04 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 15, 2021 07:57:39.60
Depth: 32.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.953°N / 144.087°E (Shiranuka-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) W of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) S of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) S of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) S of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) ESE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) E of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (139 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
892 km (554 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||33 km||Japan: KUSHIRO REGION||NIED|
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.