A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 239 km SE of Shingū, Japan (149 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 376.27 km, 137.8249° East, 32.2296° North. Event id: us7000bm53. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bm53. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 21:08:22 / 9:08 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 376.27 km (234 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/20 / 2020-09-11 21:08:22 / September 11, 2020 @ 9:08 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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: 239 km SE of Shingū, Japan.
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