A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 72 kilometers (45 miles) from Naze in Japan. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/09/16 / 2016-09-08 11:00:27 / September 8, 2016 @ 11:00 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.05 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 25.05 km, 129.8697° East, 27.8135° North. Id of earthquake: us10006n09. Event ids that are associated: us10006n09. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:00:27 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Naze (c. 41 400 pop). Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Naze (min 5000 pop).
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 twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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