A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Naze in Japan on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 81.89 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/04/16 / 2016-04-23 21:02:59 / April 23, 2016 @ 9:02 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:02:59 / 6:02 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20005l8y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005l8y. Exact location of earthquake, 129.0532° East, 28.2833° North, depth 81.89 km.
Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Naze (c. 41 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Naze (min 5000 pop).
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 43 km WSW of Naze, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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