A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 109 km W of Makurazaki, Japan (68 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:05:16 / 4:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 16:05:16 / September 14, 2020 @ 4:05 pm. Exact location, longitude 129.1707° East, latitude 31.3146° North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bn3h. Id of event: us7000bn3h.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 109 km W of Makurazaki, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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