A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 157 km E of Nago, Japan (98 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 129.5527 East, latitude 26.5905 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:18:30 / 5:18 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hyb9. Unique identifier: us1000hyb9. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/18 / 2018-11-25 08:18:30 / November 25, 2018 @ 8:18 am.
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 fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 157 km E of Nago, Japan.
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