A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 141 km SSE of Yonakuni, Japan (88 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:53:48 / 5:53 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d5cv. Id of event: us2000d5cv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 123.3567° East, latitude 23.2283° North, depth = 24.74 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 24.74 km (15 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/02/18 / 2018-02-10 21:53:48 / February 10, 2018 @ 9:53 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 141 km SSE of Yonakuni, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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