A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 218 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan (135 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, 143.2099° East, 36.1121° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:27:43 / 2:27 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 16/09/19 / 2019-09-16 16:27:43 / September 16, 2019 @ 4:27 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005mvn. Id of event: us60005mvn.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 218 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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