A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 153 km ENE of Hachinohe, Japan (95 miles). Id of earthquake: us100088jd. Event ids that are associated: us100088jd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/03/17 / 2017-03-12 16:47:22 / March 12, 2017 @ 4:47 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:47:22 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 143.1992° East, 41° North, depth 35.95 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.95 km (22 miles).
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 was reported nearby. 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.
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