A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Naze in Japan. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:55:10 / 3:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 130.0454° East, 28.6789° North, depth 18.9 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000d30c. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000d30c. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.9 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/03/18 / 2018-03-11 06:55:10 / March 11, 2018 @ 6:55 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Naze (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Naze (c. 41 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km ENE of Naze, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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