A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km SSE of Naze, Japan (71 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 14:15:45 / 2:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 129.7394° East, 27.3521° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000haj6. Id of event: us1000haj6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 04/10/18 / 2018-10-04 05:15:45 / October 4, 2018 @ 5:15 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 115 km SSE of Naze, Japan. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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