Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Shiranuka-gun, 46 km west of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jul 21, 2021 15:36:21.41 -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 97 km depth
21 Jul 06:42 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 21, 2021 15:36:21.41
Depth: 97.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.109°N / 143.837°E↗ (Shiranuka-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 43.109°S / 36.163°W↗
Nearest volcano: Akan (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ENE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ENE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) S of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) SSW of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ESE of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
899 km (558 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||97 km||Japan: KUSHIRO 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.