A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 67 km N of Yonakuni, Japan (42 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20006v9v. Id of event: us20006v9v. Exact location of earthquake, 123.0252° East, 25.0756° North, depth 155.58 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 155.58 km (97 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:07:16 / 6:07 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 24/08/16 / 2016-08-24 10:07:16 / August 24, 2016 @ 10:07 am UTC/GMT.
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 67 km N of Yonakuni, Japan.
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