A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 174 km SSE of Naze, Japan (108 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 130.1532° East, 26.9048° North, depth 33.72 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.72 km (21 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:29:18 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a8ki. Id of event: us2000a8ki. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/08/17 / 2017-08-15 20:29:18 / August 15, 2017 @ 8:29 pm.
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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 174 km SSE of Naze, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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