A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 95 kilometers (59 miles) from Naha in Japan. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/11/20 / 2020-11-14 22:57:27 / November 14, 2020 @ 10:57 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000cf3i. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cf3i. Exact location, longitude 126.7863° East, latitude 26.5151° North, depth = 108.67 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 108.67 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 22:57:27 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 95 km (59 miles) from Naha-shi (c. 300 800 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Okinawa (c. 125 500 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Ginowan (c. 91 800 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Itoman (c. 57 200 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Tomigusuku (c. 55 700 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Chatan (c. 27 800 pop), 104 km (64 miles) from Ishikawa (c. 22 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ishikawa, Okinawa, Ginowan.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 95 km WNW of Naha, Japan.
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