Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Japan Sea, Japan, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 8:34 pm (GMT +9) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Japan Sea, Japan, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 8:34 pm (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth

13 Oct 11:42 UTC: First to report: NIED after 8 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 13, 2021 11:34:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 8:34 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.318°N / 139.121°E (Japan Sea, Japan)
Antipode: 44.318°S / 40.879°W
Nearest volcano: Rishiri (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
181 km (113 mi) NW of Yoichi (pop: 22,800) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) NW of Otaru (pop: 143,800) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) NW of Ishikari (pop: 57,300) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) NW of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) NW of Ebetsu (pop: 134,000) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) WNW of Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (154 mi) NW of Hiroshima (pop: 62,400) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (164 mi) NW of Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (166 mi) WNW of Asahikawa (pop: 356,600) --> See nearby quakes!
961 km (597 mi) N of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16.9°C (62 F), humidity: 63%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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