A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 192 km W of Chichi-shima, Japan (119 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000db0l. Unique identifier: us1000db0l. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.2891 East, latitude 27.2991 North, depth = 356.65 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 356.65 km (222 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/03/18 / 2018-03-25 02:42:39 / March 25, 2018 @ 2:42 am. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:42:39 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter).
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. 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 192 km W of Chichi-shima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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