Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 161 km south of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Sunday, Aug 7, 2022 at 2:01 am (GMT +10) -

Updated: Tue, Aug 9, 2022 02:31 GMT -
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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 161 km south of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Sunday, Aug 7, 2022 at 2:01 am (GMT +10) Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 161 km south of Kushiro, Hokkaido, Japan, on Sunday, Aug 7, 2022 at 2:01 am (GMT +10)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 34 km depth

6 Aug 16:08 UTC: First to report: NIED after 7 minutes.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 6, 2022 16:01:05 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Aug 7, 2022 at 2:01 am (GMT +10)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.1
Depth34.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude41.53°N / 144.331°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Antipode41.53°S / 35.669°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNIED (National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience)
Nearest volcanoAkan (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities135 km (84 mi) ESE of Samanai (pop: 4,480) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
161 km (100 mi) S of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
180 km (112 mi) SSE of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
187 km (116 mi) SSE of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
255 km (159 mi) S of Kitami (pop: 113,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
257 km (159 mi) ESE of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
299 km (186 mi) ESE of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
764 km (475 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 20.2°C (68 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SSE
Estimated seismic energy released8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Oct 4, 1994 13:22
28 years ago
8.3

14 km
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Sep 25, 2003 19:50
19 years ago
8.2

27 km
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May 16, 1968 00:49
54 years ago
8.2

30 km
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Mar 4, 1952 01:22
70 years ago
8.1

45 km
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Mar 20, 1960 17:07
62 years ago
8.0

15 km
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May 16, 1968 10:39
54 years ago
7.9

25 km
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Dec 28, 1994 12:19
28 years ago
7.8

27 km
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Mar 9, 1931 03:49
91 years ago
7.8

35 km
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Jun 17, 1973 03:55
49 years ago
7.7

48 km
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Jan 15, 1993 11:06
30 years ago
7.6

102 km
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Aug 9, 1901 18:33
121 years ago
7.5

0 km
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Sep 25, 2003 21:08
19 years ago
7.4

33 km
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Nov 1, 1989 18:25
33 years ago
7.4

29 km
230km / 143mi73 km E of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Jan 29, 1968 10:19
55 years ago
7.4

37 km
300km / 187mi26 km S of Shikotan, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Feb 10, 1945 04:57
78 years ago
7.2

59 km
198km / 123mi76 km NE of Hachinohe, Aomori, JapanMore
Jun 13, 1943 05:11
79 years ago
7.2

35 km
105km / 65mi218 km E of Aomori, JapanMore
Sep 11, 1935 14:04
87 years ago
7.2

35 km
279km / 173mi47 km S of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
May 27, 1928 09:50
94 years ago
7.2

35 km
220km / 137mi81 km NE of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
May 3, 1919 00:52
103 years ago
7.2

15 km
122km / 76mi258 km S of Kushiro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Jun 24, 1973 02:43
49 years ago
7.1

50 km
264km / 164miRussia, 70 km E of Nemuro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Aug 2, 1971 07:24
51 years ago
7.1

55 km
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Jun 23, 1964 01:26
58 years ago
7.1

71 km
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Apr 23, 1962 05:58
60 years ago
7.1

60 km
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Aug 11, 1961 15:51
61 years ago
7.1

44 km
181km / 113mi60 km E of Kushiro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Oct 18, 1935 00:12
87 years ago
7.1

15 km
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Nov 28, 2004 18:32
18 years ago
7.0

39 km
177km / 110mi61 km E of Kushiro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Jan 6, 1995 22:37
28 years ago
7.0

27 km
231km / 143mi64 km SE of Hachinohe, Aomori, JapanMore
Feb 23, 1980 05:51
42 years ago
7.0

44 km
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Jun 12, 1968 13:41
54 years ago
7.0

32 km
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Mar 23, 1960 00:23
62 years ago
7.0

15 km
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Oct 12, 1935 16:45
87 years ago
7.0

15 km
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Feb 2, 2013 14:17
10 years ago
6.9

103 km
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Mar 14, 2012 09:08
10 years ago
6.9

12 km
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Jul 18, 1992 08:36
30 years ago
6.9

29 km
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Oct 29, 1989 05:25
33 years ago
6.9

9.6 km
234km / 145mi120 km E of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Mar 9, 1952 17:03
70 years ago
6.9

50 km
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Sep 11, 2008 00:20
14 years ago
6.8

25 km
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Jul 23, 2008 15:26
14 years ago
6.8

108 km
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Dec 6, 2004 14:15
18 years ago
6.8

35 km
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Jan 28, 2000 14:21
23 years ago
6.8

61 km
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36 years ago
6.8

102 km
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7 years ago
6.7

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Sep 16, 2011 19:26
11 years ago
6.7

30 km
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11 years ago
6.7

33 km
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Oct 8, 2003 09:06
19 years ago
6.7

32 km
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40 years ago
6.7

44 km
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48 years ago
6.7

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6.6

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6.6

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6.6

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41 years ago
6.6

45 km
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49 years ago
6.6

50 km
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Sep 29, 2003 02:36
19 years ago
6.5

25 km
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Jan 1, 1995 06:59
28 years ago
6.5

15 km
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Apr 30, 1983 14:03
39 years ago
6.5

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52 years ago
6.5

40 km
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11 years ago
6.4

13 km
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6.4

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Aug 13, 2001 20:11
21 years ago
6.4

38 km
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Dec 28, 1994 22:37
28 years ago
6.4

10.5 km
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Apr 8, 1994 01:10
28 years ago
6.4

13 km
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Jul 18, 1992 10:20
30 years ago
6.4

27 km
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Nov 26, 1991 19:40
31 years ago
6.4

56 km
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Oct 27, 1989 01:45
33 years ago
6.4

9.1 km
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Feb 20, 1979 06:32
43 years ago
6.4

10 km
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Sep 24, 1971 01:10
51 years ago
6.4

22 km
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Jan 20, 1970 17:33
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6.4

35 km
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Dec 20, 2020 17:23
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6.3

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Feb 20, 2015 04:25
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6.3

16 km
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Oct 11, 2014 02:35
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6.3

14 km
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May 20, 2012 07:20
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6.3

11 km
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Jul 4, 2010 21:55
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6.3

27 km
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Jan 18, 2005 14:09
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6.3

42 km
164km / 102mi40 km E of Kushiro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Oct 3, 2000 04:13
22 years ago
6.3

33 km
172km / 107mi140 km E of Hachinohe, Aomori, JapanMore
Dec 30, 1995 12:11
27 years ago
6.3

22 km
120km / 75mi158 km E of Hachinohe, Aomori, JapanMore
Jan 21, 1995 08:47
28 years ago
6.3

59 km
284km / 176mi46 km S of Shikotan Island, Yuzhno-Kurilsky District, Sakhalin Oblast, RussiaMore
Jul 6, 1988 15:54
34 years ago
6.3

30 km
26km / 16mi138 km S of Kushiro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Jan 23, 1981 04:58
42 years ago
6.3

116 km
213km / 133miSaru-gun, 44 km E of Tomakomai, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Mar 25, 1972 22:59
50 years ago
6.3

45 km
237km / 148mi20 km E of Isomoshiri Tō Island, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Aug 21, 2016 15:58
6 years ago
6.2

10 km
145km / 90miNorth Pacific Ocean, 229 km E of Morioka, Iwate, JapanMore
Oct 1, 2012 22:21
10 years ago
6.2

9.7 km
216km / 134miNorth Pacific Ocean, 97 km E of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Nov 24, 2011 10:25
11 years ago
6.2

38 km
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Mar 17, 2011 04:13
11 years ago
6.2

29 km
239km / 149mi58 km N of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
May 12, 1999 17:59
23 years ago
6.2

103 km
172km / 107mi44 km W of Kushiro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Feb 23, 1995 05:01
27 years ago
6.2

9.1 km
206km / 128mi148 km E of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Dec 28, 1994 20:52
28 years ago
6.2

22 km
211km / 131mi81 km NE of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Aug 31, 1994 09:07
28 years ago
6.2

76 km
280km / 174miRussia, 56 km NE of Nemuro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Jan 24, 2018 10:51
5 years ago
6.1

63 km
168km / 104miNorth Pacific Ocean, 98 km E of Mutsu, Aomori, JapanMore
Mar 27, 2012 11:00
10 years ago
6.1

15 km
269km / 167miNorth Pacific Ocean, 24 km N of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Mar 14, 2012 10:49
10 years ago
6.1

10 km
91km / 56miNorth Pacific Ocean, 246 km S of Kushiro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Mar 15, 2011 15:23
11 years ago
6.1

18 km
159km / 99mi138 km NE of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Aug 28, 2019 23:46
3 years ago
6.0

42 km
126km / 79miNorth Pacific Ocean, 138 km NE of Hachinohe, Aomori, JapanMore
Aug 28, 2019 23:46
3 years ago
6.0

20 km
115km / 71miNorth Pacific Ocean, 149 km NE of Hachinohe, Aomori, JapanMore
Apr 11, 2019 08:18
3 years ago
6.0

25 km
157km / 97miNorth Pacific Ocean, 149 km E of Hachinohe, Aomori, JapanMore
Nov 28, 2015 02:51
7 years ago
6.0

68 km
263km / 163miNorth Pacific Ocean, Russia, 80 km E of Nemuro, Hokkaido, JapanMore
Jun 8, 2015 06:01
7 years ago
6.0

61 km
188km / 117miNorth Pacific Ocean, 77 km NE of Mutsu, Aomori, JapanMore
Feb 21, 2015 10:13
7 years ago
6.0

19 km
204km / 127miNorth Pacific Ocean, 131 km E of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Aug 10, 2014 03:43
8 years ago
6.0

58 km
183km / 114miNorth Pacific Ocean, 86 km NE of Misawa, Aomori, JapanMore
Apr 1, 2013 18:53
9 years ago
6.0

13 km
243km / 151miNorth Pacific Ocean, 108 km E of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
Apr 13, 2011 19:57
11 years ago
6.0

22 km
232km / 144mi120 km E of Miyako, Iwate, JapanMore
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