Sismo leggero mag. 4.5 - 29 km a sud ovest da Obihiro, Hokkaido, Giappone, domenica, 02 maggio 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.5 - 29 km a sud ovest da Obihiro, Hokkaido, Giappone, domenica, 02 maggio 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.5 at 77 km depth

2 May 23:07 UTC: Primo a segnalare: NIED dopo 6 minuti.
Update Sun, 2 May 2021, 23:12
Magnitude 4.5 earthquake strikes near Obihiro, Obihiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan
4.5 quake 3 May 8:00 am (GMT +9)
4.5 quake 3 May 8:00 am (GMT +9)
Just 11 minutes ago, a 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Obihiro, Obihiro Shi, Hokkaido, Japan. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Monday 3 May 2021 at 8:00 am local time, at an intermediate depth of 77.2 km below the surface.
The event was filed by Japan's National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED), the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.0 earthquake.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Obihiro (pop. 173,900) located 29 km from the epicenter, Otofuke (pop. 40,900) 37 km away, Shizunai-furukawachō (pop. 22,400) 68 km away, Shimo-furano (pop. 25,900) 93 km away, and Kushiro (pop. 183,600) 112 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 2 May 2021 23:00:38 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Monday, 3 May 2021 08:00 (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 4.5
Profondità: 77.2 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 42.679°N / 143.056°E (Obihiro Shi, Hokkaido, Giappone)
Vulcano più vicino: Nipesotsu-Maruyama (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km SSO da Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
37 km SSO da Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km NE da Shizunai-furukawachō (pop: 22,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
93 km SE da Shimo-furano (Furano) (pop: 25,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
112 km OSO da Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
116 km E da Chitose (pop: 92,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
119 km E da Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
120 km ESE da Iwamizawa (pop: 85,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
146 km ESE da Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
830 km NNE da Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 6°C (43 F), humidity: 61%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from NNW
Fonte dati primaria: NIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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