A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 162 km NNW of Chichi-shima, Japan (101 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:45:15 / 12:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 141.6854° East, 28.4707° North, depth 37.76 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.76 km (23 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hb5z. Unique identifier: us1000hb5z. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/10/18 / 2018-10-08 15:45:15 / October 8, 2018 @ 3:45 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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