Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 48 km west of Kitami, Ktiami Shi, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jul 16, 2021 01:49:39.91 -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 189 km depth
15 Jul 16:56 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 16, 2021 01:49:39.91
Depth: 188.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.67°N / 143.318°E↗ (Ktiami Shi, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 43.67°S / 36.682°W↗
Nearest volcano: Nipesotsu-Maruyama (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Kamikawa (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) S of Mombetsu (pop: 26,900) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) N of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) E of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) N of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WSW of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) ENE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
940 km (584 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: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||189 km||Japan: ABASHIRI REGION||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.