A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 129 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (80 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/16 / 2016-11-06 16:55:15 / November 6, 2016 @ 4:55 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us100076xl. Unique identifier: us100076xl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 01:55:15 / 1:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 51.52 km, 140.8024° East, 32.2773° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.52 km (32 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 129 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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