A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Kasukabe in Japan. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 89.88 km (56 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/11/16 / 2016-11-09 18:55:45 / November 9, 2016 @ 6:55 pm. Event id: us100078s5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100078s5. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:55:45 / 3:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 139.8136° East, 36.0188° North, depth 89.88 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hasaki, Numata, Ōtawara (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Tokyo (c. 8 336 600 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Yokohama (c. 3 574 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Kawasaki (c. 1 306 800 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Saitama (c. 1 193 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Yono (c. 1 077 700 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Hachiōji (c. 579 400 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 7 km NE of Kasukabe, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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