Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Ashoro-gun, 50 km southwest of Kitami, Ktiami Shi, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jul 12, 2021 00:54:03.93 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 192 km depth
11 Jul 16:01 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 12, 2021 00:54:03.93
Depth: 192.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.474°N / 143.46°E↗ (Ashoro-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 43.474°S / 36.54°W↗
Nearest volcano: Nipesotsu-Maruyama (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SW of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) NNE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) E of Shimo-furano (Furano) (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SW of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ESE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) ENE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
924 km (574 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||192 km||Japan: TOKACHI 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.