A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 113 km NW of Mikuni, Japan (70 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 135.3067° East, 36.9824° North, depth 364.77 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bmnu. Unique identifier: us2000bmnu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 364.77 km (227 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 08:20:19 / 8:20 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/11/17 / 2017-11-03 23:20:19 / November 3, 2017 @ 11:20 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 113 km NW of Mikuni, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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