A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 99 kilometers (62 miles) from Naze in Japan on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, 130.1276° East, 27.6801° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/12/20 / 2020-12-19 07:04:47 / December 19, 2020 @ 7:04 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000csdc. Id of event: us7000csdc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:04:47 / 7:04 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Naze (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 99 km (62 miles) from Naze (c. 41 400 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 99 km SE of Naze, Japan.
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