Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Japan Sea, 100 km west of Shimokizukuri, Tsugaru Shi, Aomori, Japan, on Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 at 4:33 pm (GMT +9) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 16 km depth
2 Jul 07:43 UTC: First to report: NIED after 10 minutes.
|Date & time||Jul 2, 2022 07:33:00 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Saturday, Jul 2, 2022 at 4:33 pm (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||41.049°N / 139.23°E (Japan Sea, Japan)|
|Antipode||41.049°S / 40.77°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Oshima-Oshima (52 km / 32 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||98 km (61 mi) WSW of Fukushima (pop: 4,390) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
100 km (62 mi) WNW of Shimokizukuri (Tsugaru) (pop: 18,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
115 km (72 mi) NW of Noshiro (pop: 51,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
133 km (83 mi) NW of Takanosu (Kitaakita) (pop: 20,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
597 km (371 mi) N of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 21.1°C (70 F), humidity: 91%, wind: 6 m/s (11 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||16 km||Japan: W OFF AOMORI 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.