Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - East China Sea, Japan, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 8:07 pm (GMT +9) -

Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - East China Sea, Japan, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 8:07 pm (GMT +9)

Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 120 km depth

13 Oct 11:15 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 13, 2021 11:07:37 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 8:07 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 120.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.67°N / 128.861°E (East China Sea, Japan)
Antipode: 28.67°S / 51.139°W
Nearest volcano: Yokoate-jima (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (43 mi) WNW of Naze (pop: 41,400) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) NNE of Naga (pop: 59,600) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) NNE of Gushikawa (pop: 65,300) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (172 mi) NNE of Katsuren-haebaru (Uruma) (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) NNE of Okinawa (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (176 mi) NNE of Chatan (Nakagami District) (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) NNE of Chinon (pop: 91,800) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (184 mi) NNE of Naha (pop: 300,800) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (186 mi) NNE of Tomigusuku (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) SSW of Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.9°C (80 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from E
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.3120 kmJapan: NEAR TOKARA ISLANDSNIED

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