Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Kushiro-gun, 11 km northeast of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Jul 24, 2021 05:55:40.01 -
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 35 km depth
23 Jul 21:08 UTC: First to report: NIED after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 24, 2021 05:55:40.01
Depth: 34.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.047°N / 144.471°E↗ (Kushiro-gun, Hokkaido, Japan)
Antipode: 43.047°S / 35.529°W↗
Nearest volcano: Mashu (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NE of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) WSW of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) S of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
915 km (569 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||35 km||Japan: KUSHIRO REGION||NIED|
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