A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 245 km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan (152 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 486.07 km (302 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hdgi. Unique identifier: us2000hdgi. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/09/18 / 2018-09-04 14:04:34 / September 4, 2018 @ 2:04 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 23:04:34 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 139.8442 East, latitude 27.7264 North, depth = 486.07 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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