A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 70 kilometers (43 miles) from Toba in Japan on Thursday. Event id: us2000jb29. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jb29. Exact location of event, longitude 137.2097 East, latitude 33.9241 North, depth = 341.39 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 12:41:38 / 12:41 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 341.39 km (212 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/01/19 / 2019-01-31 03:41:38 / January 31, 2019 @ 3:41 am.
Event epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Ise (c. 97 300 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Tahara (c. 38 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Toba (c. 23 300 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Toyohama (c. 21 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Japan (c. 127 288 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Toyohama, Tahara, Ise (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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