A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 206 km ESE of Yamada, Japan (128 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 144.2518° East, 38.965° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/19 / 2019-01-07 01:14:25 / January 7, 2019 @ 1:14 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000j89x. Unique identifier: us2000j89x. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:14:25 / 11:14 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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