A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 152 km SSW of Nishinoomote, Japan (94 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 40.02 km (25 miles). Exact location of event, depth 40.02 km, 130.634° East, 29.3907° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/03/18 / 2018-03-30 07:30:41 / March 30, 2018 @ 7:30 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dvjb. Unique identifier: us2000dvjb. The temblor was reported at 16:30:41 / 4:30 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 152 km SSW of Nishinoomote, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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