A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 162 km S of Itoman, Japan (101 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.769 East, latitude 24.6578 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:56:27 / 6:56 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000e2uf. Id of event: us1000e2uf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/05/18 / 2018-05-05 09:56:27 / May 5, 2018 @ 9:56 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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.
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