A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Volcano Islands, Japan region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 71.17 km (44 miles). Unique identifier: us7000cf86. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cf86. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 08:38:28 / November 15, 2020 @ 8:38 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 141.9677° East, 24.3431° North, depth 71.17 km. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:38:28 / 8:38 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: Volcano Islands, Japan region.
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