Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Kasai Shi, 20 km northeast of Himeji, Hyōgo, Japan, on Jul 12, 2021 05:31:43.83 -
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Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
11 Jul 20:38 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 12, 2021 05:31:43.83
Depth: 14.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.967°N / 134.822°E↗ (Kasai Shi, Hyōgo, Japan)
Antipode: 34.967°S / 45.178°W↗
Nearest volcano: Oki-Dogo (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) W of Nishiwaki (pop: 37,000) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Yashiro (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NW of Ono (pop: 50,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NNE of Himeji (pop: 481,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) N of Kakogawa (pop: 271,600) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Miki (pop: 74,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Sandachō (pop: 132,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NW of Kobe (pop: 1,528,500) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WNW of Osaka (Ōsaka) (pop: 2,592,400) --> See nearby quakes!
449 km (279 mi) W 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 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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