A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 186 km S of Itoman, Japan (116 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, 127.7271° East, 24.4435° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000db5t. Unique identifier: us2000db5t. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:36:29 / 2:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 05:36:29 / February 24, 2018 @ 5:36 am 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 186 km S of Itoman, Japan.
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