A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 89 km NNW of Yonakuni, Japan (55 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 14:56:43 / July 2, 2017 @ 2:56 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:56:43 / 10:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 122.6804 East, latitude 25.2163 North, depth = 183.98 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 183.98 km (114 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us100097x5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100097x5.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 89 km NNW of Yonakuni, Japan.
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