A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 85 kilometers (53 miles) from Naze in Japan on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:13:51 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.47 km (38 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70003tad. Unique identifier: us70003tad. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/05/19 / 2019-05-23 05:13:51 / May 23, 2019 @ 5:13 am. Exact location of event, longitude 128.9835 East, latitude 27.7316 North, depth = 60.47 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Naze (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 86 km (53 miles) from Naze (c. 41 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 85 km SW of Naze, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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