A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 265 km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan (165 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 139.7518° East, 28.0385° North, depth 435.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 435.1 km (270 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:31:57 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 14:31:57 / June 13, 2017 @ 2:31 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009m4r. Unique identifier: us20009m4r.
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. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 265 km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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