A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 132 km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan (82 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 05:36:33 / January 9, 2021 @ 5:36 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.37 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us6000d6yj. Event ids that are associated: us6000d6yj. The temblor was picked up at 05:36:33 / 5:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 142.6238° East, latitude 37.85° North, depth = 32.37 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
Did you feel it?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 132 km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2021 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.