A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 122 km ESE of Iwaki, Japan (76 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 142.2178° East, 36.7749° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 00:01:45 / June 13, 2017 @ 12:01 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 09:01:45 / 9:01 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009n2s. Unique identifier: us20009n2s. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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