A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 114 km NE of Nago, Japan (71 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 21:00:45 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/08/20 / 2020-08-30 21:00:45 / August 30, 2020 @ 9:00 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bf3g. Unique identifier: us7000bf3g. Exact location of earthquake, 128.9038° East, 27.2399° North, depth 35 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 114 km NE of Nago, Japan.
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