A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 219 km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan (136 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 140.074° East, 27.6068° North, depth 467.33 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/05/17 / 2017-05-29 02:08:27 / May 29, 2017 @ 2:08 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 467.33 km (290 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008vzb. Event ids that are associated: us10008vzb. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:08:27 / 11:08 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 219 km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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