A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Ohara in Japan. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/19 / 2019-07-24 22:14:22 / July 24, 2019 @ 10:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.31 km (27 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 140.6984° East, 35.0908° North, depth 43.31 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:14:22 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60004v54. Id of event: us60004v54.
Country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 104 km (64 miles) from Yokohama (c. 3 574 400 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Kawasaki (c. 1 306 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Funabashi (c. 560 700 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Yokosuka (c. 429 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Ichihara (c. 283 500 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Sakura (c. 182 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Zushi, Hayama, Yokohama.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km ESE of Ohara, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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