A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 94 kilometers (58 miles) from Nago in Japan on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 53.98 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 128.3883° East, 27.3849° North, depth 53.98 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009nb1. Id of event: us70009nb1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 11:11:47 / 11:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 11:11:47 / May 22, 2020 @ 11:11 am.
The epicenter was 94 km (59 miles) from Nago (c. 59 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Nago.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 94 km NNE of Nago, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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