A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 250 km SSW of Hachijo-jima, Japan (155 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 08:07:10 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 387.66 km (241 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 139.1172 East, latitude 30.9008 North, depth = 387.66 km. Id of earthquake: us1000hx0y. Event ids that are associated: us1000hx0y. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/11/18 / 2018-11-19 23:07:10 / November 19, 2018 @ 11:07 pm.
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 have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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