Tag Archive | HOKKAIDO

MAGNITUDE 5.2 HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION #earthquake #Hokkaido #Japan


Subject to change

Depth: 71 km

Distances: 182 km S of Sapporo-shi, Japan / pop: 1,884,000 / local time: 04:52:28.1 2020-04-24

132 km NE of Aomori-shi, Japan / pop: 299,000 / local time: 04:52:28.1 2020-04-24
72 km E of Mutsu, Japan / pop: 49,300 / local time: 04:52:28.1 2020-04-24

Global view Regional view

MAGNITUDE 5.0 HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=576239

Subject To Change

Depth: 95 km

Distances: 106 km E of Sapporo-shi, Japan / pop: 1,884,000 / local time: 12:56:48.7 2017-03-14
53 km N of Shizunai, Japan / pop: 22,500 / local time: 12:56:48.7 2017-03-14

 
Global viewRegional view

Massive amount of dead sardines wash ashore along 4km of coast of Hokkaido, Japan

Numerous sardines washed ashore in Pacific coastal area of Hokkaido – Photos

On 11/3/2014, numerous sardines were found washed ashore in Pacific coastal area of Hokkaido. A fisherman found it around 6AM of the day.

The location was Mukawa-cho in Hokkaido. The dead sardines were approx. 15 ~ 20cm long, which have grown up. They were found washed ashore for 4km along the coast.

The local fishermen state they have been fishing there for 60 years but haven’t seen such a thing.

Hokkaido fisheries experiment station comment it might be due to the storm one night before, but the exact cause is not identified.

On the other hand, local citizen commented on Twitter that that kind of storm was nothing rare, can happen quite often.

http://tinyurl.com/m5fps7x

MAGNITUDE 5.1 HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=351878

Subject To Change

Depth: 71 km

Distances: 148 km SE of Sapporo-shi, Japan / pop: 1,883,027 / local time: 13:31:55.0 2014-01-09
32 km SE of Shizunai, Japan / pop: 22,436 / local time: 13:31:55.0 2014-01-09

Global viewRegional view

 

MAGNITUDE 4.8 HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=349711

Subject To Change

Depth: 66 km

Distances:
212 km S of Sapporo-shi, Japan / pop: 1,883,027 / local time: 03:43:23.0 2013-12-26
116 km NE of Aomori-shi, Japan / pop: 298,394 / local time: 03:43:23.0 2013-12-26
68 km E of Mutsu, Japan / pop: 49,220 / local time: 03:43:23.0 2013-12-26

Global viewRegional view
 

MAGNITUDE 5.0 – HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=345775

Subject To Change

Depth: 94 km

Distances: 721 km N of Tokyo, Japan / pop: 8,336,599 / local time: 02:45:51.0 2013-11-28
119 km S of Sapporo-shi, Japan / pop: 1,883,027 / local time: 02:45:51.0 2013-11-28
63 km SE of Muroran, Japan / pop: 96,197 / local time: 02:45:51.0 2013-11-28

Global viewRegional view

MAGNITUDE 5.5 – HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/usb000l5y7#summary

Subject To Change

Depth: 45 km

Distances:
55km (34mi) S of Shebunino, Russia
59km (37mi) N of Wakkanai, Japan

63km (39mi) N of Makubetsu, Japan
81km (50mi) S of Nevel’sk, Russia

1151km (715mi) N of Tokyo, Japan

Global view

MAGNITUDE 5.0HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=345105

Subject To Change

Depth: 80 km

Distances:
855 km NE of Tokyo, Japan / pop: 8,336,599 / local time: 03:42:11.0 2013-11-24
208 km E of Sapporo-shi, Japan / pop: 1,883,027 / local time: 03:42:11.0 2013-11-24
55 km SW of Kushiro, Japan / pop: 183,612 / local time: 03:42:11.0 2013-11-24

Global viewRegional view