A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 96 kilometers (60 miles) from Hachinohe in Japan on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 34.32 km, 142.6026° East, 40.7258° North. Unique identifier: us7000bmne. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bmne. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.32 km (21 miles). Global time and date of event 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 10:44:42 / September 13, 2020 @ 10:44 am UTC/GMT. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:44:42 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hachinohe. Epicenter of the event was 96 km (60 miles) from Hachinohe (c. 239 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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