Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Bungo-ōno Shi, 7.6 km south of Takedamachi, Taketa-shi, Oita, Japan, on Jul 24, 2021 16:59:49.83 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 91 km depth
24 Jul 08:06 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Jul 24, 2021 16:59:49.83
Depth: 90.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.898°N / 131.404°E↗ (Bungo-ōno Shi, Oita, Japan)
Antipode: 32.898°S / 48.596°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kuju (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Takedamachi (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Aso (Kumamoto) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Ōita (pop: 448,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NW of Nobeoka (Miyazaki) (pop: 121,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Beppu (pop: 125,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Usuki (pop: 35,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Saiki (pop: 49,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Tsurusaki (pop: 77,000) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SE of Fukuoka (pop: 1,392,300) --> See nearby quakes!
822 km (511 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: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, 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.