A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 197 km ENE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (122 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:41:10 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.2 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 141.8052° East, 33.6559° North, depth 10.2 km. Global time and date of event 26/04/16 / 2016-04-26 14:41:10 / April 26, 2016 @ 2:41 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10005e1r. Unique identifier: us10005e1r. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. 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 fourteen 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 197 km ENE of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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