A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 124 km WNW of Naha, Japan (77 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 116.47 km (72 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:56:13 / 7:56 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/10/20 / 2020-10-07 19:56:13 / October 7, 2020 @ 7:56 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000c7t5. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c7t5. Exact location, longitude 126.4818° East, latitude 26.5303° North, depth = 116.47 km.
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 sixteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 124 km WNW of Naha, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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