A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 128 km ESE of Shingū, Japan (80 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 374.13 km (232 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:02:56 / 4:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 137.2328° East, latitude 33.2434° North, depth = 374.13 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/09/20 / 2020-09-28 04:02:56 / September 28, 2020 @ 4:02 am. Unique identifier: us6000c4qm. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c4qm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
Did you feel the quake?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 128 km ESE of Shingū, Japan.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.