A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 141 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan (88 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/10/19 / 2019-10-16 01:07:05 / October 16, 2019 @ 1:07 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 142.3265° East, 36.1233° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:07:05 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70005uhv. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005uhv.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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: 141 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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