A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 131 km E of Nago, Japan (81 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us2000hia0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hia0. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 09:48:39 / September 15, 2018 @ 9:48 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.288 East, latitude 26.695 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 18:48:39 / 6:48 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days fourty 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 131 km E of Nago, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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