A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 99 km ESE of Namie, Japan (62 miles). Id of earthquake: us70004aya. Event ids that are associated: us70004aya. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/07/19 / 2019-07-05 11:26:09 / July 5, 2019 @ 11:26 am. Exact location, longitude 142.0952° East, latitude 37.2661° North, depth = 25.86 km. The temblor was reported at 20:26:09 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.86 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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