A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 136 km NE of Naze, Japan (85 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000hcjj. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hcjj. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:58:46 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 130.5179° East, 29.1934° North, depth 10 km. Global time and date of event 02/09/18 / 2018-09-02 02:58:46 / September 2, 2018 @ 2:58 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 136 km NE of Naze, Japan.
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