Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 60 km east of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan, on Friday, Jul 1, 2022 at 6:10 pm (GMT +9) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 42 km depth
1 Jul 09:17 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
|Date & time||Jul 1, 2022 09:10:17 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jul 1, 2022 at 6:10 pm (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||38.217°N / 141.934°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)|
|Antipode||38.217°S / 38.066°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Narugo (119 km / 74 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||60 km (37 mi) ESE of Ishinomaki (pop: 117,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
67 km (42 mi) ESE of Yamoto (Higashimatsushima) (pop: 32,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (49 mi) ESE of Matsushima (pop: 16,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) ESE of Wakuya (Tōda Gun) (pop: 18,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
79 km (49 mi) E of Schiogama (pop: 59,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) E of Sendai (pop: 1,063,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (58 mi) ESE of Furukawa (pop: 76,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
345 km (214 mi) NE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (29 mi) E of Tashiro Jima Island (pop: 100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 24.3°C (76 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from WSW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||42 km||Japan: E OFF MIYAGI PREF||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.