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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 5.7 km east of Sukagawa, Fukushima, Japan, on Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 at 3:28 am (GMT +9) -

Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 5.7 km east of Sukagawa, Fukushima, Japan, on Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 at 3:28 am (GMT +9) Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 5.7 km east of Sukagawa, Fukushima, Japan, on Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 at 3:28 am (GMT +9)

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 85 km depth

27 Nov 18:34 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
Date & time: Nov 27, 2021 18:28:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 at 3:28 am (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 85.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.285°N / 140.448°E (Sukagawa Shi, Fukushima, Japan)
Antipode: 37.285°S / 39.552°W
Nearest volcano: Adatara (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) E of Sukagawa (pop: 68,800) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Kōriyama (pop: 340,600) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) N of Ishikawa (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) S of Miharu (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Funehikimachi-funehiki (Tamura) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Motomiya (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Nihommatsu (pop: 36,300) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) S of Fukushima (pop: 294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SSW of Sendai (Miyagi) (pop: 1,063,100) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 2.6°C (37 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from NW
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) | about seismic energy
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im on my couch watching henties and suddenly i fel (202.1 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) : i felt a light shaking while watching henties  
Zhong xina (218.1 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe : Super idol de xiao rong deminitenten demunitaotao demunyanyu ebaiguru dami do dung xung rey  
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