A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 141 km W of Naha, Japan (88 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/08/20 / 2020-08-03 04:53:58 / August 3, 2020 @ 4:53 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 126.2733° East, 26.3451° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b8ks. Unique identifier: us6000b8ks. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:53:58 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter).
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 141 km W of Naha, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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