A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Toba in Japan on Monday. Unique identifier: us1000c1vj. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000c1vj. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 354.93 km (221 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 354.93 km, 136.8957° East, 33.9386° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/18 / 2018-01-07 23:52:52 / January 7, 2018 @ 11:52 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 08:52:52 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hisai-motomachi, Tahara, Shingū (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Ise (c. 97 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Hisai-motomachi (c. 41 600 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Tahara (c. 38 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Shingū (c. 31 600 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Toba (c. 23 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Owase (c. 22 000 pop).
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 two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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