Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 79 km east of Ishinomaki, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan, on Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 5:30 am (GMT +9) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 30 km depth
3 Jul 20:36 UTC: First to report: NIED after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||Jul 3, 2022 20:30:16 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 5:30 am (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||38.396°N / 142.208°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)|
|Antipode||38.396°S / 37.792°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)|
|Nearest volcano||Narugo (134 km / 83 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||79 km (49 mi) E of Ishinomaki (pop: 117,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
86 km (54 mi) SSE of Ofunato (pop: 35,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
87 km (54 mi) E of Yamoto (Higashimatsushima) (pop: 32,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
95 km (59 mi) E of Wakuya (Tōda Gun) (pop: 18,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
110 km (68 mi) ESE of Ichinoseki (pop: 63,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
124 km (77 mi) SE of Mizusawa (pop: 61,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
137 km (85 mi) SE of Kitakami (pop: 93,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
375 km (233 mi) NE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
70 km (43 mi) E of Tashiro Jima Island (pop: 100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 23.4°C (74 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from W|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||30 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.