Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 41 km east of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jun 20, 2021 21:58:48.67 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 91 km depth
20 Jun 13:06 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jun 20, 2021 21:58:48.67
Depth: 90.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.931°N / 144.876°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Mashu (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) E of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) SW of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SSE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) SE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SE of Mombetsu (pop: 26,900) --> See nearby quakes!
920 km (572 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||91 km||Japan: OFF NEMURO PENINSULA||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.