A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 273 km SSW of Hachijo-jima, Japan (170 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:21:23 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a84n. Unique identifier: us2000a84n. The epicenter was at a depth of 387.97 km (241 miles). Global time and date of event 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 18:21:23 / August 14, 2017 @ 6:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 138.6594 East, latitude 30.8136 North, depth = 387.97 km.
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 nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 273 km SSW of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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