A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 213 km SE of Shingu, Japan (132 miles). Event id: us70003let. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003let. Exact location of earthquake, 137.5062° East, 32.2975° North, depth 423.45 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/19 / 2019-05-15 08:32:05 / May 15, 2019 @ 8:32 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 423.45 km (263 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:32:05 / 5:32 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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