A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km WNW of Naze, Japan (58 miles) on Thursday. Event id: us100096wz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100096wz. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:53:09 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 23.67 km (15 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.589 East, latitude 28.6992 North, depth = 23.67 km. Global time and date of event 28/06/17 / 2017-06-28 23:53:09 / June 28, 2017 @ 11:53 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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