A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 97 km NE of Chichi-shima, Japan (60 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009yf8. Unique identifier: us20009yf8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.93 km (14 miles). The temblor was picked up at 09:31:21 / 9:31 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/07/17 / 2017-07-15 23:31:21 / July 15, 2017 @ 11:31 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 142.8686 East, latitude 27.7479 North, depth = 22.93 km.
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 eight 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km NE of Chichi-shima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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