A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 163 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan (101 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.3463 East, latitude 40.9427 North, depth = 43.47 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cbdp. Unique identifier: us7000cbdp. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/20 / 2020-11-06 16:14:27 / November 6, 2020 @ 4:14 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 43.47 km (27 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:14:27 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-three 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: 163 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan.
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