A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 125 km ESE of Hengchun, Taiwan (78 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:33:27 / 9:33 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cdjk. Unique identifier: us7000cdjk. Exact location of earthquake, 121.8976° East, 21.651° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 21:33:27 / November 11, 2020 @ 9:33 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 125 km ESE of Hengchun, Taiwan.
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