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Fri, 15 Jan 2021, 19:05
4.2 quake 15 Jan 1:45 pm (GMT -5)
Just 8 minutes ago, a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Volcan Chimborazo, Cantón Esmeraldas, Provincia de Esmeraldas, Ecuador. The tremor was recorded around noon on Friday 15 January 2021 at 1:45 pm local time, at a very shallow depth of 5 km below the surface. ... read all
Fri, 15 Jan 2021, 18:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6), Etna (13 quakes between mag 1.3-2.1) ... read all

Latest earthquakes near Kurikoma volcano past 14 days

Updated 15 Jan 2021 18:59 GMT -
During the past 14 days, Kurikoma volcano was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 3.1 and 1 quake of magnitude 2.7.
Biggest quake: 3.1 quake 18 km west of Mizusawa, Ōshū-shi, Iwate, Japan, 9 Jan 2021 6:31 pm (GMT +9)
Biggest quake today: 2.7 quake 12 km southwest of Kitakami, Kitakami-shi, Iwate, Japan, 15 Jan 2021 9:30 am (GMT +9)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (2 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Fri, 15 Jan 2021 (GMT)
15 Jan 2021 9:30 am (GMT +9) (15 Jan 2021 00:30:09 GMT)
2.7

130 km
(34 km)12 km southwest of Kitakami, Kitakami-shi, Iwate, Japan MoreMap
Sat, 9 Jan 2021 (GMT)
9 Jan 2021 6:31 pm (GMT +9) (9 Jan 2021 09:31:09 GMT)
3.1

9.9 km
Kurikoma (22 km)18 km west of Mizusawa, Ōshū-shi, Iwate, Japan
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.5 x 109 joules (980 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.843 tons of TNT) More info

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