A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 142 km ESE of Katsuura, Japan (88 miles). Unique identifier: us10006kln. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006kln. Exact location of earthquake, 141.6196° East, 34.4473° North, depth 24.62 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 24.62 km (15 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:24:17 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/09/16 / 2016-09-05 16:24:17 / September 5, 2016 @ 4:24 pm. 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 142 km ESE of Katsuura, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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