A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 235 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan (146 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:58:40 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000da6m. Unique identifier: us1000da6m. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 143.3907° East, latitude 36.155° North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 28/03/18 / 2018-03-28 14:58:40 / March 28, 2018 @ 2:58 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 235 km ENE of Hasaki, Japan.
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