A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 166 km NW of Yoichi, Japan (103 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 139.0552 East, latitude 44.0353 North, depth = 254.31 km. Id of earthquake: us700057y1. Event ids that are associated: us700057y1. The temblor was detected at 14:14:12 / 2:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/08/19 / 2019-08-25 05:14:12 / August 25, 2019 @ 5:14 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 254.31 km (158 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Questions or comments?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 166 km NW of Yoichi, Japan.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.