Terremoto leve mag. 4.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 34 km NNE of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan, miércoles, 27 ene. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.1 - North Pacific Ocean, 34 km NNE of Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan, miércoles, 27 ene. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.1 at 63 km depth

27 Jan 09:32 UTC: Primero en informar: NIED después de 6 minutos.
Update Wed, 27 Jan 2021, 09:36
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake 34 km northeast of Iwaki, Japan
4.1 quake 27 Jan 6:25 pm (GMT +9)
4.1 quake 27 Jan 6:25 pm (GMT +9)
Just 10 minutes ago, a 4.1-magnitude earthquake struck near Iwaki, Iwaki-shi, Fukushima, Japan. The tremor was recorded early evening on Wednesday 27 January 2021 at 6:25 pm local time, at a moderately shallow depth of 62.9 km below the surface.
The event was filed by NIED, the first seismological agency to report it.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Namie (pop. 21,900) located 19 km from the epicenter, Iwaki (pop. 357,300) 34 km away, Sukagawa (pop. 68,800) 61 km away, Kōriyama (pop. 340,600) 61 km away, Motomiya (pop. 22,700) 63 km away, Nihommatsu (pop. 36,300) 63 km away, Kitaibaraki (pop. 50,800) 66 km away, Takahagi (pop. 33,600) 74 km away, and Kakuda (pop. 33,200) 77 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 27 Jan 2021 09:25:58 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: miércoles, 27 ene 2021 18:25 (GMT +9)
Magnitud: 4.1
Profundidad: 62.9 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 37.321°N / 141.071°E (Océano Pacífico Norte, Japón)
Volcán mas cercano: Adatara (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km al SSE de Namie (Futaba-gun) (pop: 21,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
34 km al NNE de Iwaki (pop: 357,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
46 km al ESE de Funehikimachi-funehiki (Tamura) (pop: 23,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
53 km al ESE de Miharu (pop: 19,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
61 km al E de Sukagawa (pop: 68,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
61 km al E de Kōriyama (pop: 340,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
63 km al ESE de Nihommatsu (pop: 36,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
66 km al NNE de Kitaibaraki (pop: 50,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
219 km al NNE de Tokio (pop: 8,336,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
246 km al NNE de Yokohama (pop: 3,574,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 7.5°C (46 F), humidity: 56%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Energía liberada estimada: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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