A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Hasaki in Japan. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ahf7. Unique identifier: us7000ahf7. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 05:59:40 / June 28, 2020 @ 5:59 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 43.18 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:59:40 / 5:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.861 East, latitude 35.6151 North, depth = 43.18 km.
The epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Funabashi (c. 560 700 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Matsudo (c. 470 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Kashiwa (c. 340 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Ichihara (c. 283 500 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Mito-shi (c. 246 500 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Sōka (c. 231 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sōka, Ishige, Noda (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 13 km S of Hasaki, Japan.
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