A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 212 km N of Chichi-shima, Japan (132 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, 142.4896° East, 28.9896° North, depth 22.29 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.29 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 29/05/18 / 2018-05-29 17:21:38 / May 29, 2018 @ 5:21 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 02:21:38 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). 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: us1000ee52. Unique identifier: us1000ee52.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 212 km N of Chichi-shima, Japan.
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