A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 89 kilometers (55 miles) from Naze in Japan. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 129.8939° East, latitude 27.6415° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 15:08:13 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 15:08:13 / November 16, 2020 @ 3:08 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000cfnl. Event ids that are associated: us7000cfnl.
Event epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Naze (c. 41 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Naze (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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