A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 130 km ESE of Kamaishi, Japan (81 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/09/20 / 2020-09-11 02:13:13 / September 11, 2020 @ 2:13 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 02:13:13 / 2:13 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000blkf. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000blkf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.1541 East, latitude 38.6712 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 130 km ESE of Kamaishi, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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