A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 158 km E of Nago, Japan (98 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:05:11 / 7:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 129.5576 East, latitude 26.7233 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000hia3. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hia3. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 10:05:11 / September 15, 2018 @ 10:05 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days fourty-three 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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