A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 11 km ESE of Iwo Jima, Japan (7 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 188.35 km (117 miles). Event id: us20008ip1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008ip1. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/01/17 / 2017-01-25 23:09:36 / January 25, 2017 @ 11:09 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 188.35 km, 141.425° East, 24.7297° North. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:09:36 / 8:09 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km ESE of Iwo Jima, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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