Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 81 km northeast of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan, on Friday, 26 Feb 2021 8:31 pm (GMT +9) -

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 81 km northeast of Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan, on Friday, 26 Feb 2021 8:31 pm (GMT +9)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.0 at 61 km depth

26 Feb 11:39 UTC: Premier à signaler: NIED après 7 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2021 11:31:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: vendredi, 26 févr. 2021 20:31 (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 61.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.053°N / 142.129°E (Océan Pacifique Nord, Japon)
Volcan le plus près: Hakkoda (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km NE de Misawa (pop: 42,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km ESE de Mutsu (pop: 49,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km NE de Hachinohe (pop: 239,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
120 km ENE de Aomori (pop: 298,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
141 km SE de Hakodate (pop: 275,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
149 km ENE de Hirosaki (pop: 175,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
172 km NNE de Morioka (pop: 295,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
226 km NE de Akita (pop: 320,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
233 km SSE de Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
633 km NNE de Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
254 km ESE de Okushiri Island (pop: 3,340) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds -2.3°C (28 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 13 m/s (26 kts) from NW
Primary data source: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
5.061 kmE OFF AOMORI PREF, JapanNIED
4.864 km70 Km NE of Misawa, JapanUSGS
4.873 kmHOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGIONEMSC
4.967 kmHokkaido, Japan RegionGFZ

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