A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 150 km E of Chichi-shima, Japan (93 miles). Unique identifier: us10007466. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007466. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:05:40 / 7:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 143.7166° East, 26.8955° North, depth 17.53 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/10/16 / 2016-10-31 21:05:40 / October 31, 2016 @ 9:05 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.53 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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