A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Iida in Japan on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 137.6961° East, latitude 35.6999° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 15:17:15 / 3:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us20009pl9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009pl9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 06:17:15 / June 25, 2017 @ 6:17 am.
Event epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Nagoya-shi (c. 2 191 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Gifu-shi (c. 397 700 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Toyota (c. 362 400 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Okazaki (c. 352 400 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Kasugai (c. 298 600 pop), 93 km (57 miles) from Ichinomiya (c. 280 300 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Matsumoto (c. 210 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Anjō, Fujinomiya, Mori (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km NNW of Iida, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.