A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 157 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan (98 miles). Exact location of event, depth 16.9 km, 143.2746° East, 40.9401° North. The temblor was detected at 17:16:54 / 5:16 pm (local time epicenter). 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 16.9 km (11 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/20 / 2020-11-06 17:16:54 / November 6, 2020 @ 5:16 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cbfp. Id of event: us7000cbfp.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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