A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 108 km NE of Naze, Japan (67 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000jgba. Event ids that are associated: us1000jgba. Exact location of event, longitude 130.1729 East, latitude 29.1339 North, depth = 32.11 km. The temblor was reported at 23:04:51 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.11 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 06/03/19 / 2019-03-06 14:04:51 / March 6, 2019 @ 2:04 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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