A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 85 km N of Iwo Jima, Japan (53 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000abnr. Unique identifier: us2000abnr. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/08/17 / 2017-08-21 11:33:30 / August 21, 2017 @ 11:33 am. Exact location of earthquake, 141.239° East, 25.5459° North, depth 148.81 km. The temblor was reported at 20:33:30 / 8:33 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 148.81 km (92 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eleven 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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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: 85 km N of Iwo Jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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