A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 160 km N of Naze, Japan (99 miles). Unique identifier: us10006qh7. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006qh7. Exact location of event, longitude 129.2945 East, latitude 29.8091 North, depth = 191.88 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:03:06 / 5:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 191.88 km (119 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/09/16 / 2016-09-17 20:03:06 / September 17, 2016 @ 8:03 pm.
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 160 km N of Naze, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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