A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Ina in Japan on Friday. Global time and date of event 03/06/16 / 2016-06-03 02:55:14 / June 3, 2016 @ 2:55 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 200.22 km (124 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 138.1111° East, 35.7164° North, depth 200.22 km. The temblor was detected at 11:55:14 / 11:55 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us200061lx. Ids that are associated to the event: us200061lx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tomioka, Chichibu, Uenohara (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from Shizuoka-shi (c. 701 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Fuji (c. 240 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Matsumoto (c. 210 700 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Kōfu-shi (c. 190 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Ueda (c. 126 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Fujinomiya (c. 121 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 18 km SE of Ina, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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