A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 111 km E of Hengchun, Taiwan (69 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ced2. Unique identifier: us7000ced2. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:15:05 / 11:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 121.8217° East, 21.9243° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/11/20 / 2020-11-13 11:15:05 / November 13, 2020 @ 11:15 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 111 km E of Hengchun, Taiwan.
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