A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 133 km NNW of Nago, Japan (83 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 22:10:09 / 10:10 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/05/16 / 2016-05-03 13:10:09 / May 3, 2016 @ 1:10 pm. Exact location, longitude 127.6408° East, latitude 27.7556° North, depth = 95.56 km. Event id: us10005gk4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10005gk4. The epicenter was at a depth of 95.56 km (59 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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