A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 117 km ESE of Nago, Japan (73 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude 129.0238 East, latitude 26.1193 North, depth = 9.33 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 15:57:43 / September 13, 2020 @ 3:57 pm. Unique identifier: us7000bpg2. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bpg2. The temblor was detected at 15:57:43 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.33 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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. 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 fifteen 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.
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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: 117 km ESE of Nago, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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