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Past earthquakes in or near Kamihei-gun, Iwate, Japan, on Thursday, 15 Apr 2021

Updated 7 May 2021 15:49 GMT -
There were 2 quakes of magnitude 2.0+ in or near Kamihei-gun on 15 Apr 2021, the largest largest being a 2.9 event.
Biggest quake: 2.9 quake North Pacific Ocean, 36 km east of Miyako, Iwate, Japan, Apr 15, 2021 22:04:54.95
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Thu, 15 Apr 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
Apr 15, 2021 22:04:54.95 (15 Apr 2021 13:04:54 GMT)

40 km
114 km (71 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 36 km east of Miyako, Iwate, Japan MoreMap
Apr 15, 2021 15:03:47.30 (15 Apr 2021 06:03:47 GMT)

16 km
77 km (48 mi)Shimohei-gun, 24 km north of Miyako, Iwate, Japan MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.4 x 109 joules (670 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.577 tons of TNT) More info

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