A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Mitsukaidō in Japan on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 139.9635 East, latitude 35.9859 North, depth = 47.29 km. Id of earthquake: us6000csbg. Event ids that are associated: us6000csbg. The temblor was detected at 02:20:18 / 2:20 am (local time epicenter). 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 47.29 km (29 miles). Global time and date of event 25/11/20 / 2020-11-25 02:20:18 / November 25, 2020 @ 2:20 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Takasaki, Hiratsuka, Yoshii (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Tokyo (c. 8 336 600 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Yokohama (c. 3 574 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Kawasaki (c. 1 306 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Saitama (c. 1 193 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Yono (c. 1 077 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 two and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 3 km SSW of Mitsukaidō, Japan.
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