A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Hasaki in Japan. Exact location of event, depth 28.63 km, 141.048° East, 35.6535° North. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:31:35 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/11/20 / 2020-11-26 19:31:35 / November 26, 2020 @ 7:31 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.63 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cl7i. Id of event: us7000cl7i.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Funabashi, Abiko, Hitachi-Naka (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Chiba (c. 919 700 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Funabashi (c. 560 700 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Ichihara (c. 283 500 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Mito-shi (c. 246 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Sakura (c. 182 500 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Hitachi-Naka (c. 156 800 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Katsuta (c. 156 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 21 km ESE of Hasaki, Japan.
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