A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 241 km N of Chichi-shima, Japan (150 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 15:10:26 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/11/19 / 2019-11-19 06:10:26 / November 19, 2019 @ 6:10 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 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). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 142.2589° East, 29.2623° North. Event id: us700069sk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700069sk.
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 twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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