A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 181 km SSE of Shimoda, Japan (112 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 139.8162° East, 33.2092° North, depth 118.83 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/09/20 / 2020-09-25 16:46:45 / September 25, 2020 @ 4:46 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c1a3. Unique identifier: us6000c1a3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 118.83 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 16:46:45 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
How would you describe the shaking?
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. 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: 181 km SSE of Shimoda, Japan.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.