A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 179 km E of Nago, Japan (111 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 16:46:14 / September 15, 2018 @ 4:46 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:46:14 / 1:46 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hiad. Unique identifier: us2000hiad. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 129.7782° East, 26.6198° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days fourty-eight, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days fifty-seven 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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