A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 126 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan (78 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 142.1457 East, latitude 36.1411 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c2j3. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c2j3. Global time and date of event 23/09/20 / 2020-09-23 02:07:49 / September 23, 2020 @ 2:07 am UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:07:49 / 2:07 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 126 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan.
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