A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 155 km WNW of Naze, Japan (96 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 196.51 km (122 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:51:25 / 9:51 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000a8qf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a8qf. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/08/17 / 2017-08-16 12:51:25 / August 16, 2017 @ 12:51 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.9238 East, latitude 28.6478 North, depth = 196.51 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 155 km WNW of Naze, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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