A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 112 km ESE of Namie, Japan (70 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:38:53 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000k6rv. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000k6rv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 14.67 km, 142.2121° East, 37.1682° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.67 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/19 / 2019-03-28 20:38:53 / March 28, 2019 @ 8:38 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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