Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 76 km east of Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 7:46 am (GMT +9) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 50 km depth
19 Jan 22:52 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 19, 2022 22:46:14 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 7:46 am (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||35.448°N / 140.475°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)|
|Antipode||35.448°S / 39.525°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Oshima (127 km / 79 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||15 km (9 mi) SE of Tōgane (pop: 66,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Ōami (pop: 53,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) E of Mobara (pop: 97,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Naruto (Sammu) (pop: 25,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Ōhara (Isumi) (pop: 20,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Yachimata (pop: 83,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (22 mi) SE of Yotsukaidō (pop: 86,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (23 mi) ESE of Ichihara (pop: 283,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
75 km (46 mi) E of Yokohama (pop: 3,574,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds -3.4°C (26 F), humidity: 65%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from SW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||50 km||Japan: KUJUKURI COAST BOSO PEN||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, 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.