Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 48 km east of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jun 16, 2021 07:35:46.16 -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 50 km depth
15 Jun 22:42 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 16, 2021 07:35:46.16
Depth: 49.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.865°N / 144.945°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Mashu (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SW of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) SSE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SE of Mombetsu (pop: 26,900) --> See nearby quakes!
917 km (570 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: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||50 km||Japan: OFF NEMURO PENINSULA||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.