A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 101 km SE of Hasaki, Japan (63 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 141.5362° East, 35.0209° North. The temblor was picked up at 01:45:54 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 01:45:54 / September 7, 2020 @ 1:45 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000blt8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000blt8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 101 km SE of Hasaki, Japan.
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