A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 267 km E of Miyako, Japan (166 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:30:37 / 7:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.0286 East, latitude 40.0471 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/03/17 / 2017-03-14 21:30:37 / March 14, 2017 @ 9:30 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008trj. Id of event: us20008trj.
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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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