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Past earthquakes near Kashiwazaki, Kashiwazaki Shi, Niigata, Japan, during May 2021

Updated 26 Jul 2021 19:16 GMT -
There were 6 quakes of magnitude 2.0+ in or near Kashiwazaki during May 2021, the largest largest being a 2.9 event.
Biggest quake: 2.9 quake 15 km northeast of Jōetsu, Niigata, Japan, May 13, 2021 00:20:25.98
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Date and timeMag
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Thu, 27 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
May 28, 2021 03:10:26.07 (27 May 2021 18:10:26 GMT)

146 km
24 km (15 mi)Minamiaizu-gun, Fukushima, 82 km northwest of Utsunomiya, Tochigi, Japan MoreMap
May 27, 2021 19:38:17.59 (27 May 2021 10:38:17 GMT)

124 km
7 km (4.3 mi)Numata Shi, 44 km northeast of Maebashi, Gunma, Japan MoreMap
Wed, 12 May 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
May 13, 2021 06:28:37.63 (12 May 2021 21:28:37 GMT)

157 km
28 km (17 mi)Tone-gun, 15 km north of Numata, Gunma, Japan MoreMap
May 13, 2021 00:20:25.98 (12 May 2021 15:20:25 GMT)

247 km
42 km (26 mi)15 km northeast of Jōetsu, Niigata, Japan MoreMap
Wed, 5 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
May 06, 2021 05:37:58.82 (5 May 2021 20:37:58 GMT)

219 km
27 km (17 mi)13 km southeast of Jōetsu, Niigata, Japan MoreMap
Mon, 3 May 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
May 03, 2021 20:01:59.02 (3 May 2021 11:01:59 GMT)

188 km
55 km (34 mi)16 km southeast of Niigata, Japan MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5 x 109 joules (1.38 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.18 tons of TNT) More info

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