A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 114 km SE of Iwo Jima, Japan (71 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 75.64 km (47 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 141.9696° East, 23.9286° North, depth 75.64 km. Unique identifier: us2000dcws. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000dcws. The temblor was picked up at 22:13:42 / 10:13 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/02/18 / 2018-02-25 13:13:42 / February 25, 2018 @ 1:13 pm UTC/GMT.
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 114 km SE of Iwo Jima, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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