A earthquake with magnitude 6.7 (ml/mb) was reported 131 kilometers (81 miles) from Naze in Japan on Saturday. Global time and date of event 13/06/20 / 2020-06-13 15:51:24 / June 13, 2020 @ 3:51 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 164.79 km (102 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00qbvg1n, pt20165054, us6000abcq. Id of event: us6000abcq. The 6.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:51:24 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.3049 East, latitude 28.9468 North, depth = 164.79 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near Naze in Japan (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Naze (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Event epicenter was 132 km (82 miles) from Naze (c. 41 400 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 131 km WNW of Naze, Japan.
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