Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Philippine Sea, 45 km southeast of Shimoda, Prefectura de Shizuoka, Japan, on Friday, May 27, 2022 at 6:43 am (GMT +9) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 20 km depth
26 May 21:50 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
|Date & time||May 26, 2022 21:43:16 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, May 27, 2022 at 6:43 am (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||34.342°N / 139.221°E (Philippine Sea, Japan)|
|Antipode||34.342°S / 40.779°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Nii-jima (7 km / 4 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||45 km (28 mi) SE of Shimoda (pop: 26,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
71 km (44 mi) S of Itō (pop: 71,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
84 km (52 mi) S of Atami (pop: 40,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
90 km (56 mi) SSE of Numazu (pop: 204,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
91 km (56 mi) SSE of san dao (pop: 113,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) SW of Tateyama (pop: 50,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
105 km (65 mi) SE of Shizuoka (pop: 701,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
156 km (97 mi) SSW of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
2 km (1 mi) NNE of Shikine-jima Island (pop: 600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Light Rain 20.3°C (69 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 13 m/s (25 kts) from SSE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||20 km||Japan: NEAR NIIJIMA ISLAND||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.