Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 46 km southwest of Tateyama, Chiba, Japan, on Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022 at 4:24 am (GMT +9) -
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 234 km depth
27 Jun 19:33 UTC: First to report: NIED after 8 minutes.
|Date & time||Jun 27, 2022 19:24:43 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Jun 28, 2022 at 4:24 am (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||34.619°N / 139.62°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)|
|Antipode||34.619°S / 40.38°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Oshima (23 km / 14 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||46 km (29 mi) SSW of Tateyama (pop: 50,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
62 km (39 mi) SE of Itō (pop: 71,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) S of Yokosuka (pop: 429,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
77 km (48 mi) S of Kamakura (pop: 166,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Chigasaki (pop: 231,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
82 km (51 mi) S of Fujisawa (pop: 394,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
91 km (56 mi) S of Yokohama (pop: 3,574,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
119 km (74 mi) S of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) NE of Shikine-jima Island (pop: 600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Broken Clouds 24.4°C (76 F), humidity: 92%, wind: 9 m/s (17 kts) from WSW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.9||234 km||Japan: NEAR IZU-OSHIMA ISLAND||NIED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, 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.