A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 147 km NE of Naze, Japan (91 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005fh7. Id of event: us20005fh7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 130.471° East, latitude 29.3708° North, depth = 41.61 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 00:18:08 / April 5, 2016 @ 12:18 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 09:18:08 / 9:18 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 41.61 km (26 miles).
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 sixteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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