A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 113 km ENE of Miyako, Japan (70 miles). Id of earthquake: us10007d0r. Event ids that are associated: us10007d0r. The temblor was reported at 10:26:25 / 10:26 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.08 km (21 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.2454 East, latitude 39.8398 North, depth = 33.08 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/11/16 / 2016-11-29 00:26:25 / November 29, 2016 @ 12:26 am.
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 thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 113 km ENE of Miyako, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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