A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 148 km NNE of Naze, Japan (92 miles) on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 129.8139° East, latitude 29.676° North, depth = 46.12 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 13:27:44 / April 24, 2016 @ 1:27 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10005dnr. Id of event: us10005dnr. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:27:44 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 46.12 km (29 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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