A earthquake with magnitude 6.1 (ml/mb) was reported 141 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan (88 miles) on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/08/19 / 2019-08-28 23:46:39 / August 28, 2019 @ 11:46 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.16 km (11 miles). Exact location of event, depth 17.16 km, 142.9911° East, 41.0739° North. Event id: us700059ee. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700059ee. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 09:46:39 / 9:46 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 141 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan.
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