A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 142 km ESE of Namie, Japan (88 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 142.5608° East, 37.1694° North, depth 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bhhw. Id of event: us7000bhhw. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/20 / 2020-09-03 21:45:09 / September 3, 2020 @ 9:45 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:45:09 / 9:45 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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