A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 171 km E of Nago, Japan (106 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:06:22 / 4:06 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 20/09/18 / 2018-09-20 19:06:22 / September 20, 2018 @ 7:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.6893 East, latitude 26.7185 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us1000h3am. Event ids that are associated: us1000h3am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 171 km E of Nago, Japan.
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