Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Saru-gun, 98 km east of Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jul 12, 2021 06:46:59.06 -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 131 km depth
11 Jul 21:53 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 12, 2021 06:46:59.06
Depth: 130.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.728°N / 142.456°E↗ (Saru-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 42.728°S / 37.544°W↗
Nearest volcano: Tokachi (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (28 mi) N of Shizunai-furukawachō (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) E of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) WSW of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) E of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SE of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) ESE of Hiroshima (pop: 62,400) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) ESE of Ebetsu (pop: 134,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
818 km (508 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||131 km||Japan: HIDAKA REGION||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, 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.