A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Yoshino-chō in Japan on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 382.04 km (237 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us6000dcub. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dcub. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/01/21 / 2021-01-29 07:19:03 / January 29, 2021 @ 7:19 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 135.8624° East, 34.3122° North, depth 382.04 km. The temblor was reported at 07:19:03 / 7:19 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Suzuka, Sumoto, Akashi (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 54 km (33 miles) from Ōsaka-shi (c. 2 592 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kobe (c. 1 528 500 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kyoto (c. 1 459 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Sakai (c. 782 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Nishinomiya-hama (c. 468 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Amagasaki (c. 442 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
How would you describe the shaking?
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: 9 km S of Yoshino-chō, Japan.
Copyright © 2021 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.