A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 205 km ENE of Iwo Jima, Japan (127 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 05:25:34 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008udv. Unique identifier: us10008udv. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.2315 East, latitude 25.4626 North, depth = 6.93 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.93 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/17 / 2017-05-16 19:25:34 / May 16, 2017 @ 7:25 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 205 km ENE of Iwo Jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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