A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km ESE of Namie, Japan (70 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 22:13:52 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.17 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004r0w. Id of event: us10004r0w. Exact location of earthquake, 142.2218° East, 37.2205° North, depth 20.17 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/02/16 / 2016-02-19 13:13:52 / February 19, 2016 @ 1:13 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 112 km ESE of Namie, Japan.
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