A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 145 km N of Hirara, Japan (90 miles). Global time and date of event 28/11/18 / 2018-11-28 14:04:25 / November 28, 2018 @ 2:04 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000i1yx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000i1yx. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:04:25 / 10:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.5636 East, latitude 26.0871 North, depth = 114.65 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 114.65 km (71 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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