Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 61 km northeast of Nanao, Ishikawa, Japan, on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 3:26 pm (GMT +9) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 12 km depth
24 May 06:40 UTC: First to report: NIED after 14 minutes.
|Date & time||May 24, 2022 06:26:25 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 3:26 pm (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||37.523°N / 137.312°E (Suzu Shi, Ishikawa, Japan)|
|Antipode||37.523°S / 42.688°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Niigata-Yake-yama (93 km / 58 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||61 km (38 mi) NNE of Nanao (pop: 45,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
70 km (44 mi) N of Kurobe-shi (Toyama) (pop: 42,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
80 km (49 mi) NNE of Himimachi (Toyama) (pop: 54,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
90 km (56 mi) NNE of Takaoka (Toyama) (pop: 170,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Jōetsu (Niigata) (pop: 204,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
92 km (57 mi) N of Toyama (pop: 325,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
120 km (74 mi) NNE of Kanazawa (pop: 458,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
294 km (183 mi) NW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 23.2°C (74 F), humidity: 65%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from ENE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.6||12 km||Japan: NOTO PENINSULA REGION||NIED|
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.