Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Higashiusuki-gun, 26 km southwest of Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan, on Jul 22, 2021 23:54:18.55 -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 65 km depth
22 Jul 15:02 UTC: First to report: NIED after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 22, 2021 23:54:18.55
Depth: 64.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.453°N / 131.431°E↗ (Higashiusuki-gun, Miyazaki, Japan)
Antipode: 32.453°S / 48.569°W↗
Nearest volcano: Aso (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) SW of Nobeoka (pop: 121,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) N of Takanabe (Kōyu-gun) (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) N of Tsuma (Saito-shi) (pop: 34,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) N of Miyazaki (pop: 311,200) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NE of Kobayashi (pop: 39,700) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Saiki (Oita) (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) E of Honmachi (Kumamoto) (pop: 104,300) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNE of Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
842 km (523 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: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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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.