A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 248 km SSE of Ishigaki, Japan (154 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 125.4526° East, 22.4488° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 02:52:18 / 2:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 07/02/19 / 2019-02-07 18:52:18 / February 7, 2019 @ 6:52 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jncz. Id of event: us2000jncz. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 248 km SSE of Ishigaki, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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