A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 89 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan (55 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.57 km (2 miles). Exact location, longitude 123.474° East, latitude 25.1451° North, depth = 2.57 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/03/16 / 2016-03-29 08:07:54 / March 29, 2016 @ 8:07 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 16:07:54 / 4:07 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20005eia. Unique identifier: us20005eia.
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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 89 km NNE of Yonakuni, Japan.
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