A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 197 km SE of Shingu, Japan (122 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us10008f8d. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008f8d. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 413.6 km (257 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/17 / 2017-03-31 20:22:52 / March 31, 2017 @ 8:22 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 137.4636° East, 32.4574° North, depth 413.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:22:52 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 197 km SE of Shingu, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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