Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Nakatsu Shi, 16 km north of Hita, Oita, Japan, on Jul 13, 2021 08:20:50.56 -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 9 km depth
12 Jul 23:27 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 13, 2021 08:20:50.56
Depth: 9.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.452°N / 131.001°E↗ (Nakatsu Shi, Oita, Japan)
Antipode: 33.452°S / 48.999°W↗
Nearest volcano: Tsurumi (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Hita (pop: 61,500) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Buzen (Fukuoka) (pop: 26,900) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Nakatsu (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Kawasaki (Fukuoka) (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Tsukawaki (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of Tagawa (Fukuoka) (pop: 51,600) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of Yukuhashi (Fukuoka) (pop: 71,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) ESE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WNW of Ōita (pop: 448,900) --> See nearby quakes!
834 km (518 mi) WSW 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: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.