A major earthquake with magnitude 7.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 74 kilometers (46 miles) from Namie in Japan. Unique identifier: at00qoh0l1. Ids that are associated to the event: at00qoh0l1. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 58 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has been issued near Namie in Japan (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 14:07:52 / February 13, 2021 @ 2:07 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 14:07:52 / 2:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 141.8° East, 37.7° North, depth 58 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tendō, Kaminoyama, Yamagata-shi (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 103 km (64 miles) from Sendai (c. 1 063 100 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Sendai-shi (c. 1 063 100 pop), 109 km (67 miles) from Iwaki (c. 357 300 pop), 129 km (80 miles) from Kōriyama (c. 340 600 pop), 117 km (73 miles) from Fukushima-shi (c. 294 200 pop), 140 km (87 miles) from Yamagata-shi (c. 254 500 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Ishinomaki (c. 117 200 pop), 122 km (76 miles) from Furukawa (c. 76 300 pop), 133 km (83 miles) from Sukagawa (c. 68 800 pop).
Earthquakes 7.0 to 7.9 may cause serious damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 15 major earthquakes in the world.
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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: 74 km ENE of Namie, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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