A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 87 kilometers (54 miles) from Yonakuni in Japan. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/11/20 / 2020-11-13 07:31:56 / November 13, 2020 @ 7:31 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:31:56 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 123.557° East, 25.069° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000ce85. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ce85.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ishigaki (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 101 km (63 miles) from Ishigaki (c. 44 800 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 87 km NE of Yonakuni, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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