A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 90 kilometers (56 miles) from Mikuni in Japan. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 367.11 km (228 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/18 / 2018-09-06 16:32:19 / September 6, 2018 @ 4:32 pm. The temblor was reported at 01:32:19 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000h9j0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000h9j0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 135.4314° East, latitude 36.7847° North, depth = 367.11 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 90 km (56 miles) from Mikuni (c. 23 500 pop). Close country/countries, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mikuni (min 5000 pop).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 90 km NW of Mikuni, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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