A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 102 km NNW of Naze, Japan (63 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.14 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a3lq. Unique identifier: us2000a3lq. Global time and date of event 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 21:25:20 / July 28, 2017 @ 9:25 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:25:20 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 129.2044° East, 29.2604° North, depth 44.14 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 nine and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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