A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 96 km E of Hachijo-jima, Japan (60 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 13:37:43 / November 1, 2016 @ 1:37 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.8231 East, latitude 33.2105 North, depth = 54.31 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:37:43 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100073hl. Ids that are associated to the event: us100073hl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.31 km (34 miles).
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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: 96 km E of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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