A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 224 km SSE of Hachijo-jima, Japan (139 miles). Global time and date of event 22/04/19 / 2019-04-22 16:00:35 / April 22, 2019 @ 4:00 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 46.68 km (29 miles). Exact location, longitude 141.0404° East, latitude 31.3591° North, depth = 46.68 km. The temblor was reported at 01:00:35 / 1:00 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003aal. Id of event: us70003aal.
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 seventeen 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 224 km SSE of Hachijo-jima, Japan. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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