A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 181 km SSE of Naze, Japan (112 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000a365. Event ids that are associated: us2000a365. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/07/17 / 2017-07-26 11:42:38 / July 26, 2017 @ 11:42 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 130.1805 East, latitude 26.8467 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 20:42:38 / 8:42 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 181 km SSE of Naze, Japan.
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