A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 264 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (164 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 09/03/20 / 2020-03-09 03:34:13 / March 9, 2020 @ 3:34 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 141.7668 East, latitude 31.3873 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 12:34:13 / 12:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008f48. Id of event: us60008f48. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 264 km SE of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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