A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 147 km SSE of Itoman, Japan (91 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 128.1977 East, latitude 24.8813 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/19 / 2019-04-11 17:52:42 / April 11, 2019 @ 5:52 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700034k3. Id of event: us700034k3. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:52:42 / 2:52 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 147 km SSE of Itoman, Japan.
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