A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Hokkaido, Japan region (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000hude. Event ids that are associated: us1000hude. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 139.2679 East, latitude 42.9554 North, depth = 8.66 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:44:52 / 1:44 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.66 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 12/11/18 / 2018-11-12 01:44:52 / November 12, 2018 @ 1:44 am 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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