A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Izu Islands, Japan region (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000b7a6. Event ids that are associated: us6000b7a6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/07/20 / 2020-07-31 05:16:29 / July 31, 2020 @ 5:16 am. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:16:29 / 5:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 141.9444 East, latitude 30.6332 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
How would you describe the shaking?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: Izu Islands, Japan region. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.