A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Marumori in Japan. Unique identifier: us6000cd2j. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cd2j. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 141.0819 East, latitude 37.7819 North, depth = 52.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.9 km (33 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:18:52 / 9:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/10/20 / 2020-10-25 21:18:52 / October 25, 2020 @ 9:18 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Nagai, Sagae, Higashine. The epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Sendai-shi (c. 1 063 100 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Sendai (c. 1 063 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Iwaki (c. 357 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Kōriyama (c. 340 600 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Fukushima-shi (c. 294 200 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Yamagata-shi (c. 254 500 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Ishinomaki (c. 117 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two and in the last 365 days thirty-nine 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 31 km ESE of Marumori, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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