A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 169 km S of Kushiro, Japan (105 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 15:25:18 / July 11, 2017 @ 3:25 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 01:25:18 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009xej. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009xej. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.2235 East, latitude 41.4558 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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